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Test Cyber Attack Shows Potential Security Dangers for All Online Tests

The world of education technology has also become a target for cyber attacks, which raises the question as to whether or not students are safe while completing tasks online.

Opinion: Diverse Research Crucial in Determining How Blended Learning Works

According to Michael B. Horn,founder and Executive Director of Education at the Clayon Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, using diverse methods of research to report findings on the effectiveness of blended learning is important to best understand how the complex mode of personalized learning works.

STEM News Roundup: Choosing STEM Summer Camps

The summer is rapidly approaching, and thinking over options for how your child spends summer is important. Lately, school districts across the country have been sponsoring STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) summer camps as an option to get students learning about and interested in STEM fields. Check out some examples below as you get started looking for options in your area.

'Most Challenging' Charter School Network Outperforms Country, World

Based on newly released tests results from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Test for Schools, six eligible schools from the BASIS school network scored significantly higher than most of the U.S. as well as the highest-ranked school systems in the world.

Young Advocate of Computer-Based Learning Creates Peer Groups for Social Element

Emily Mee, a recent graduate from the online K-12 school, Oklahoma Connections Academy, is speaking out in favor of online schools and programs and says the alternative option is nothing like what is thought to be traditional home schooling.

Common Core Helps Kids Grasp Fractions

Though one educator understands the issues involved in the ongoing debate on Common Core standards, he applauds its math curriculum for making fractions easier for children to understand with its use of a number line.

Technology Coach Discusses How to Get Teachers Open to New EdTech

According to educator and blogger John Spencer, from his experience as a technology coach, teachers tend to move through several stages as they integrate new technology. He urges fellow technology coaches to emphasize training that considers these stages.