Immersive interfaces like virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality are becoming ever more powerful, eliciting investment from the likes of Google, Samsung and Microsoft. As these technologies become commercially available, ...
Providing two years of free community college to qualifying students is expected to be a hot topic during the 2016 presidential campaign.
The Institute of Medicine has identified interprofessional education (IPE) as a key innovation for achieving the triple aim of better care, better outcomes and reduced health care costs. Yet, a shortage of qualified faculty ...
When it comes to ocean sciences, Nova Scotia—a coastal province boasting the world's highest tides and a growing "blue economy"—has a knowledge gap among its youth.
ACT test takers take note: The No. 2 pencil is losing its cachet. Greater numbers of high school students will be able to take the college entrance exam on a computer next year.
Call this the year of the test. Or, at least the year of standardized test mania.
A new teaching model using small groups significantly improves how well English-language learners increase vocabulary and reading comprehension, according to a pioneering new study by researchers at the University of Georgia.
One Utah university is giving students glued to their cellphones a place to call their own: a designated lane for texting while walking.
We have all been flummoxed by some kind of math problem, staring blankly at the instructions, muttering "It's all Greek to me."