Author Archives: James Gould

Merged educational facilities in depopulated Aomori Pref. offer hints for future

HIGASHIDORI, Aomori — In this village in the northeastern part of the Shimokita Peninsula, home to nuclear power facilities, is a unique day care and …

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Promotion of education key to development of province: Zubair

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair has said that promotion of education and industrialization are keys to development and progress of Sindh.He was addressing the ceremony of Green Cres-cent Trust at Governor House to support its around 800 charity and welfare projects in remote areas of the province.“The government has its […]

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Top Canadian Educational Institution Enlists Leonovus for Compliant Cloud Data Storage

Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) January 30, 2017 Leonovus, a cloud solutions software provider, today announced that its software-defined object storage solution (SDOSS) is in trials by one of the largest public colleges in North America to ensure its sensitive data meets compliance standards and remains secure within the cloud. This partnership comes as Leonovus continues to […]

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Superintendent says Alabama faces crisis in math education

Alabama’s new state school superintendent says the state faces a crisis in math education and called for a strategy to address the problem. Michael Sentance made a presentation to the state Board of Education today, including a slide showing that Alabama fourth-graders ranked 52nd in math on the National Assessment of Educational Progress last year. […]

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Some of The Best iPad Apps for 1:1 Classroom

The massive embrace of technology in education has radically transformed teaching pedagogy giving birth to some new instructional approaches that were, to the very recent past, unheard of. It has also helped in creating teaching environments where personalized and student-centerer learning is encouraged. One such environment is what is known as the 1:1 iPad classroom. […]

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Young Ben Affleck presenting educational program in the 80s

Young Ben Affleck presenting educational program in the 80s. Ben Affleck presented an educational program in the 1980s titled The Voyage of the …

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2 Excellent Add-ons to Generate QR Codes from Google Sheets

Google Sheets add-ons store comprises some really great extensions to use with your sheets. Add-ons bring many functionalities that are not actually provided by Google Sheets and that can help you be more productive with your sheets creation. For instance, there are add-ons that help you convert sheets into Google docs, add-ons to assist you in grading quizzes, […]

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10 of The Best Chrome Apps for Math Teachers

Here is what we have been working on over the last weekend. This is a list that comprises some of the best math apps and extensions in Chrome store. We have literally gone through hundreds of apps to finally decide on the apps that would make the cut.These extensions are meant to help kids develop […]

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3 Awesome Chrome Extensions to Enhance Students Reading Experience

Below are some excellent Chrome apps to enhance students reading experience. The apps provide, among other things,  a clutter free and reader-friendly interface and eliminate distractive features around online articles and blog posts. 1- Clearly ‘With one click, Clearly makes blog posts and articles clean and easy to read. Clearly eliminates all distractions from your online […]

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A Comprehensive Chart of The Best Educational Android Apps for Teachers

January 5, 2015A few days ago, we shared with you a comprehensive chart featuring over 70 educational iPad apps neatly arranged into different categories. Today, we are sharing with you another chart for Android users. We have pulled almost all of the Android apps we have covered in previous posts and organized them according to […]

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IGP beefs up security plan for educational institutions

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh Ghulam Haider Jamali on Monday directed police officers to upgrade contingency security plan for all private and government schools, colleges, universities and other educational institutions at district level. The IGP directed the officers to provide office numbers of DIGs, DSPs and SSPs to all private and government schools at […]

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Local residents expand upon students' learning dynamics

When Chandler siblings Jeremy and Brian Scott decided to create their own educational service in 2010, Bonanza Educational, their objective was clear: teach young children the importance of working in a team-setting while they learn how to be creative, communicate and collaborate among their peers. The formula deemed successful for the two entrepreneurs as Bonanza […]

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6 Good Apps to Easily Create Video Collages

September 30, 2015Looking for some good web tools to use to create educational video collages? The collection below has you covered. It features a number of popular tools and mobile apps to utilize with students to create, edit and share video collages. The common thing among all of these video editors is that they are […]

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7 New EdTech Tools for Teachers

September 9, 2015In this month’s ‘New Educational Web Tools’ series, we are sharing with you this selection of interesting web tools and apps we have been curating over the last few weeks. The purpose is to keep you updated about the latest in the EdTech world and introduce you to some useful applications that might […]

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