Innovation News

December 5-11, 2010
Computer Science Education Week: the US House of Representatives endorsed December 5 to 11, 2010 – the week of Grace Hopper’s birthday (December 9, 1906) – as Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) to recognize the critical role of computing in today’s society and the imperative to bolster computer science education at all levels. Click here to learn more.

December 2, 2010
Bill Gates to fund researchers in effort to improve classroom instruction. Will video evaluations be part of the new plan? Read the article from the New York Times here.

Dec. 2, 2010
Fostering Innovation in Education. Read more from the NYTimes here.

Nov. 2, 2010
Teaching Matters First Prize for School Innovation. Read more from PRNewswire here.

Oct. 25, 2010
Just In Time Teaching Innovation at Indiana University. Read more from Indiana University News here.

Oct. 20, 2010
First All Digital Science Textbook will be Free. Read more from WIRED magazine here.

Oct. 14, 2010
This amazing animate video
was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA’s Benjamin Franklin award. Click here to watch the “Changing Education Paradigm” presentation.

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