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Date / TimeStory
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @08:51AM Humans Are Taking Jobs From Robots In Japan
Monday April 14, 2014 @09:39AM Bachelor's Degree: An Unnecessary Path To a Tech Job
Sunday April 13, 2014 @09:47AM Is Germany Raising a Generation of Illiterates?
Friday April 11, 2014 @01:49PM Phil Shapiro says 20,000 Teachers Should Unite to Spread Chromebooks (Video)
Friday April 11, 2014 @11:46AM Michael Bloomberg: You Can't Teach a Coal Miner To Code
Friday April 11, 2014 @07:33AM 93 Harvard Faculty Members Call On the University To Divest From Fossil Fuels
Thursday April 10, 2014 @09:43AM Google: Teach Girls Coding, Get $2,500; Teach Boys, Get $0
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @10:06AM It's Time To Bring Pseudoscience Into the Science Classroom
Monday April 07, 2014 @09:28AM Should Microsoft Give Kids Programmable Versions of Office?
Thursday April 03, 2014 @06:41PM The Problem With Congress's Scientific Illiterates
Thursday April 03, 2014 @10:30AM Vint Cerf: CS Programs Must Change To Adapt To Internet of Things
Wednesday April 02, 2014 @04:33PM Vint Cerf: CS Programs Must Change To Adapt To Internet of Things
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @11:46PM State Colleges May Offer Best ROI On Comp Sci Degrees
Thursday March 27, 2014 @10:19AM Minnesota Teen Wins Settlement After School Takes Facebook Password
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @01:01PM Ask Slashdot: Fastest, Cheapest Path To a Bachelor's Degree?
Sunday March 23, 2014 @04:41PM Ask Slashdot: Moving From Tech Support To Development?
Saturday March 22, 2014 @10:41AM Don't Help Your Kids With Their Homework
Thursday March 20, 2014 @06:26PM How Did Bill Nye Become the Science Guy?
Thursday March 20, 2014 @02:02PM CEO Says One Laptop Per Child Project Has Achieved Its Goals
Wednesday March 19, 2014 @10:50PM Why Buy Microsoft Milk When the Google Cow Is Free?
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @12:59PM New Stanford Institute To Target Bad Science
Sunday March 16, 2014 @09:27PM The Poor Neglected Gifted Child
Sunday March 16, 2014 @02:18PM Eric Schmidt On Why College Is Still Worth It
Sunday March 16, 2014 @08:21AM Federal Student Aid Requirements At For-Profit Colleges Overhauled
Friday March 14, 2014 @07:48AM Is the New "Common Core SAT" Bill Gates' Doing?
Wednesday March 12, 2014 @10:16AM How St. Louis Is Bootstrapping Hundreds of Programmers
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @01:46PM Computer Science Enrollments Rocketed Last Year, Up 22%
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @12:09PM Computer science enrollments rocketed last year, up 22%
Sunday March 09, 2014 @11:40PM Google Chairman on WhatsApp: $19 Bn For 50 People? Good For Them!
Sunday March 09, 2014 @04:02PM Yik Yak, After Complaints From Schools, Suspends Its Service In Chicago
Sunday March 09, 2014 @11:05AM Ask Slashdot: Online, Free Equivalent To a CompSci BS?
Saturday March 08, 2014 @10:25PM School Tricks Pupils Into Installing a Root CA
Saturday March 08, 2014 @06:58PM $2,400 'Introduction To Linux' Course Will Be Free and Online This Summer
Saturday March 08, 2014 @03:07PM Amplify Education's New Intel Tablet Begs For Abuse
Saturday March 08, 2014 @01:54PM California District Launches Country's First All-Electric School Bus
Saturday March 08, 2014 @12:11AM Estimate: Academic Labs 11 Times More Dangerous Than Industrial Counterparts
Thursday March 06, 2014 @02:30PM Ask Slashdot: How Do I Change Tech Careers At 30?
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @09:45PM Jewish School Removes Evolution Questions From Exams
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @09:18AM The Other Oscars: White House Hi-Tech Ed Film Winners
Monday March 03, 2014 @02:43PM Ask Slashdot: Modern Web Development Applied Science Associates Degree?
Thursday February 27, 2014 @03:27PM Why We Need To Teach Hacking In High School
Thursday February 27, 2014 @12:48PM Code.org Resurrects 'Flappy Bird' As Programming Lesson
Wednesday February 26, 2014 @09:27AM Do We Really Have a Shortage of STEM Workers?
Monday February 24, 2014 @05:39PM Oklahoma Schools Required To Teach Students Personal Finance
Saturday February 22, 2014 @04:41PM All In All, Kids Just Another Brick In the Data Wall
Saturday February 15, 2014 @12:24AM Ask Slashdot: E-ink Reader For Academic Papers?
Friday February 14, 2014 @01:37PM Watching a FIRST Competition Robot Being Built (Video)
Thursday February 13, 2014 @11:20PM Financing College With a Tax On All Graduates
Thursday February 13, 2014 @12:40PM "Shark Tank" Competition Used To Select Education Tech
Monday February 10, 2014 @03:29PM Adjusting GPAs: A Statistician's Effort To Tackle Grade Inflation
Monday February 10, 2014 @01:28PM Boom Or Bust: The Lowdown On Code Academies
Sunday February 09, 2014 @04:37PM Non-Coders As the Face of the Learn-to-Code Movements
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:54PM 25% of Charter Schools Owe Their Soul To the Walmart Store
Friday February 07, 2014 @07:27PM Ask Slashdot: Why Are We Still Writing Text-Based Code?
Wednesday February 05, 2014 @09:39AM Wozniak Gets Personal On Innovation
Monday February 03, 2014 @09:24AM James Dyson: We Should Pay Students To Study Engineering
Monday February 03, 2014 @12:00AM Atlas of US Historical Geography Digitized
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @01:36PM US Forces Coursera To Ban Students From Cuba, Iran, Sudan, and Syria
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:25PM New Zealand Schools Find Less Structure Improves Children's Behavior
Monday January 27, 2014 @04:18PM Map of Publicly-Funded Creationism Teaching
Monday January 27, 2014 @03:09PM Public Libraries Tinker With Offering Makerspaces
Sunday January 26, 2014 @04:57PM California Students, Parents Sue Over Teacher Firing, Tenure Rules
Saturday January 25, 2014 @06:22PM Kentucky: Programming Language = Foreign Language
Saturday January 25, 2014 @01:27PM Ask Slashdot: Educating Kids About Older Technologies?
Saturday January 25, 2014 @12:08PM K-12 CS Education Funding: Taxes, H-1B Fees, Donations?
Friday January 24, 2014 @11:51PM High school students develop Linux imaging and help desk software.
Friday January 24, 2014 @09:34PM High School Students Develop Linux Imaging and Help Desk Software
Friday January 24, 2014 @07:49PM Facebook Mocks 'Infection' Study, Predicts Princeton's Demise
Thursday January 23, 2014 @02:42PM Ask Slashdot: How To Reimagine a Library?
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @04:09PM Code Is Not Literature
Monday January 20, 2014 @09:19AM The Whole Story Behind Low AP CS Exam Stats
Sunday January 19, 2014 @01:14PM Building An Uncensorable Course Guide At Yale
Thursday January 16, 2014 @07:06PM Russia Backs Sending Top Students Abroad With a Catch
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @01:55PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Improve My Memory For Study?
Monday January 13, 2014 @09:26AM How Good Are Charter Schools For the Public School System?
Friday January 10, 2014 @01:07AM MIT Begins Offering For-Pay MOOC In Big Data
Thursday January 09, 2014 @03:49PM CES 2014: A Powered, Remote Control Paper Airplane (Video)
Friday January 03, 2014 @08:59PM The Geek Group's Hacker-Oriented High Voltage Lab In Michigan Damaged by Fire
Friday January 03, 2014 @08:22AM Bill Nye To Debate Creationist Museum Founder Ken Ham
Monday December 30, 2013 @02:46AM Parents' Campaign Leads To Wi-Fi Ban In New Zealand School
Sunday December 29, 2013 @07:14PM Is a Super-Sized iPad the Future of Education?
Sunday December 22, 2013 @03:22PM Is Computer Science Education Racist and Sexist?
Monday December 16, 2013 @03:52PM EdX Drops Plans To Connect MOOC Students With Employers
Monday December 16, 2013 @02:49AM The Business of Attention Deficit Disorder
Sunday December 15, 2013 @10:10AM Code.org Stats: 507MM LOC, 6.8MM Kids, 2K YouTube Views
Monday December 09, 2013 @08:23PM Chicago Public Schools Promoting Computer Science to Core Subject
Sunday December 01, 2013 @09:44AM Why Competing For Tenure Is Like Trying To Become a Drug Lord
Sunday December 01, 2013 @09:40AM White House Calls On Kids To Film High-Tech Education
Saturday November 30, 2013 @09:03PM Zuckerberg Shows Kindergartners Ruby Instead of JavaScript
Saturday November 30, 2013 @12:25PM Ask Slashdot: DIY Computational Neuroscience?
Friday November 29, 2013 @07:50PM Sebastian Thrun Pivots Udacity Toward Vocational Education
Thursday November 28, 2013 @12:23PM Code.org Wants Participating Students' Data For 7 Years
Monday November 25, 2013 @03:36PM Getting Evolution In Science Textbooks For Texas Schools
Monday November 25, 2013 @03:29PM Is a Postdoc Worth it?
Sunday November 24, 2013 @11:35PM San Quentin Inmates Learn Technology From Silicon Valley Pros
Sunday November 24, 2013 @02:07PM Code.org: More Money For CS Instructors Who Teach More Girls
Friday November 22, 2013 @08:32AM Microsoft Certifications For High School Credits In Australia
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:00AM Airline Pilots Rely Too Much On Automation, Says Safety Panel
Thursday November 21, 2013 @08:57AM Students Tracked In UK College Via RFID For 1-3 Years
Wednesday November 20, 2013 @01:33PM Cute Cat Photos Are Data-Driven Science Behind Cunning New Language Learning App
Sunday November 17, 2013 @03:48PM How MOOC Faculty Exploit People's Desire To Learn
Saturday November 16, 2013 @04:33PM Questions Raised By Education Dept's Road Show On College Value
Wednesday November 13, 2013 @02:13PM A Makerbot In Every Classroom
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @01:02PM Chicago State University Lawyers Attack Faculty Bloggers
Monday November 11, 2013 @03:38PM MPAA Backs Anti-Piracy Curriculum For Elementary School Students
Thursday November 07, 2013 @03:56PM Elementary School Bans Students From Touching Each Other
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @11:39AM Google Relying On People Power For 'Helpouts'
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @12:00AM The Academy For Software Engineering: a High School For Developers
Sunday November 03, 2013 @03:45PM Full Details of My Attempted Entrapment For Teaching Polygraph Countermeasures
Sunday November 03, 2013 @11:37AM Why Organic Chemistry Is So Difficult For Pre-Med Students
Saturday November 02, 2013 @11:40AM A Math Test That's Rotten To the Common Core
Monday October 28, 2013 @08:30PM Telegraph Contributor Says Coding Is For Exceptionally Dull Weirdos
Monday October 28, 2013 @06:41PM Web Literacy Standard Announced By Mozilla
Sunday October 27, 2013 @08:29AM Inside South Africa's First Fully Digital Government School
Friday October 18, 2013 @08:21PM A Ray of Hope For Americans and Scientific Literacy?
Thursday October 17, 2013 @10:33AM Ask Slashdot: Best Language To Learn For Scientific Computing?
Saturday October 12, 2013 @10:54AM Read Better Books To Be a Better Person
Thursday October 10, 2013 @11:57AM Anant Agarwal Answers Your Questions About edX and the Future of Education
Thursday October 10, 2013 @08:35AM Foxconn Accused of Forcing InternsTo Build PS4s Or Lose School Credit
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @12:48PM South African Education Department Bans Free and Open Source Software
Sunday October 06, 2013 @07:44PM All Your Child's Data Are Belong To InBloom
Sunday October 06, 2013 @02:45PM Space Camp: Not Just For Kids Any More
Sunday October 06, 2013 @09:02AM World Solar Challenge Underway
Saturday October 05, 2013 @10:51PM The Era of Young Innovators: Looking Beyond Universities To Source Talents
Saturday October 05, 2013 @10:28AM 'Dangerously Naive' Aaron Swartz 'Destroyed Himself'
Thursday October 03, 2013 @04:44PM Science Magazine "Sting Operation" Catches Predatory Journals In the Act
Wednesday October 02, 2013 @09:00AM Teaching Fractions: The Tootsie Roll Is the New Pie
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @10:37AM Interview: Ask President Anant Agarwal About edX and the Future of Education
Sunday September 29, 2013 @10:56PM Students Hack School-Issued iPads Within One Week
Friday September 27, 2013 @07:12AM How Early Should Kids Learn To Code?
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @08:35AM California Elementary Schools To Test Anti-Piracy Curriculum
Sunday September 22, 2013 @07:39PM Ask Slashdot: Prioritizing Saleable Used Computer Books?
Sunday September 22, 2013 @05:34PM Learning To Code: Are We Having Fun Yet?
Thursday September 19, 2013 @09:34PM Why Are Some Hell-Bent On Teaching Intelligent Design?
Wednesday September 18, 2013 @10:37PM Massive Open Online School "FutureLearn" Opens
Sunday September 15, 2013 @08:29PM California School District Hires Firm To Monitor Students' Social Media
Sunday September 15, 2013 @08:30AM No Child Left Untableted
Thursday September 12, 2013 @06:33PM Study Shows Professors With Tenure Are Worse Teachers
Thursday September 12, 2013 @12:19PM Here Come the Chromebooks, As Google and Intel Cozy-Up On Haswell
Wednesday September 11, 2013 @11:12AM Google Joins Open edX
Saturday September 07, 2013 @06:31PM 400 Million Chinese Cannot Speak Mandarin
Saturday September 07, 2013 @04:19PM Indiana Man Gets 8 Months For Teaching How To Beat Polygraph Tests
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @10:29AM Can Closed Public Schools Become Makerspaces? (Video)
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @09:54AM What Works In Education: Scientific Evidence Gets Ignored
Monday September 02, 2013 @09:24PM Murdoch's AP Computer Science MOOC Goes Live
Sunday September 01, 2013 @03:29PM Why One Woman Says Sending Your Kid To Private School Is Evil
Saturday August 31, 2013 @07:11AM For Education, Why TI-83 > iPad
Friday August 30, 2013 @09:40PM Ohio State Introduces Massive Open Online Calculus
Friday August 30, 2013 @06:25PM Romanian Science In Freefall
Thursday August 29, 2013 @01:20PM OLPC Now Distributes Kid-Friendly Tablets, Not Just Notebooks (Video)
Wednesday August 28, 2013 @06:11PM Ask Slashdot: Hands-On Activity For IT Career Fair
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @01:00PM 100% Failure Rate On University of Liberia's Admission Exam
Thursday August 22, 2013 @06:26PM Obama Seeks New System For Rating Colleges
Sunday August 18, 2013 @05:09PM Big MOOC On Campus: Georgia Tech's $6,600 MS In CS
Thursday August 15, 2013 @08:41AM Using Laptop To Take Notes Lowers Grades
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @12:00PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software For Med-School Note-Taking?
Sunday August 11, 2013 @05:57AM Finland's Upper Secondary School Exams Going All Linux
Friday August 09, 2013 @08:47PM Finland's Upper Secondary School Exams Going All-Linux
Thursday August 01, 2013 @02:02PM Turning Santa Cruz Into a Haven For Hackers, Makers & Startups
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @03:47PM A Year of Linux Desktop At Westcliff High School
Wednesday July 31, 2013 @11:58AM A year of Linux desktop at Westcliff High School
Sunday July 28, 2013 @01:35PM Microsoft's Math-Challenged STEM Education Contest
Sunday July 28, 2013 @10:12AM Ask Slashdot: High-School Suitable Books On How Computers Affect Society?
Saturday July 27, 2013 @04:00PM US Academy President Caught Embellishing Resume, Will Resign
Saturday July 27, 2013 @03:12PM Every Public School Student In LA Will Get an iPad In 2014
Monday July 22, 2013 @08:00AM Texas School District Drops Embattled RFID Student IDs; Opts For Cameras
Wednesday July 17, 2013 @09:34AM Eben Upton Muses on the Raspberry Pi, Scratch and, His Love For Parallela
Saturday July 13, 2013 @11:59AM Ask Slashdot: Learning DB the Right Way; Books, Tutorials, or What?
Thursday July 11, 2013 @05:53PM Iris Scans Are the New School IDs
Thursday July 11, 2013 @05:38PM Math and Science Popular With Students Until They Realize They're Hard
Thursday July 11, 2013 @08:44AM No US College In Top 10 For ACM International Programming Contest 2013
Wednesday July 10, 2013 @06:06PM Global Study Stresses Importance of Public Internet Access
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @10:22AM Deus Ex Creator On How a Video-Game Academy Could Fix the Industry
Monday July 08, 2013 @10:20PM English Schools To Introduce Children To 3D Printers, Laser Cutters, Robotics
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @06:25PM Boston U. Patent Lawsuits Hit Apple, Amazon, Samsung, and Others
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @12:34PM How Facial Analysis Software Could Help Struggling Students
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @12:12PM Ask Slashdot: Explaining Cloud Privacy Risks To K-12 Teachers?
Friday June 28, 2013 @07:51PM L.A. School District's 30,000 iPads May Come With Free Lock-In
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @12:16PM Microsoft Pushing Bing For Search In Schools, With Ad-Removal Hook
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @08:05AM Surgeon Uses Google Glass and iPad To Capture Live Procedure and Stream It
Wednesday June 19, 2013 @08:47PM Fixing Over a Decade of Missing Computer Programming Education In the UK
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @09:05AM UnGrounded: British Airways Attempts to Bottle Some Startup Spirit
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @03:11AM High TechCarnival Aims To Entertain, Inspire, and Educate
Thursday June 13, 2013 @09:06AM Professors Say Massive Open Online Courses Threaten Academic Freedom
Saturday June 08, 2013 @06:04PM MIT President Tells Grads To 'Hack the World'
Thursday June 06, 2013 @03:32PM Ask Slashdot: Getting Exchange and SQL Experience?
Thursday June 06, 2013 @09:38AM Hacker Exposes Evidence of Widespread Grade Tampering In India
Monday June 03, 2013 @08:31PM Ask Slashdot: With Grants Drying Up, How Is a Tech Non-Profit To Survive?
Sunday June 02, 2013 @11:21PM Ask Slashdot: How To Start and Manage a University LUG?
Saturday June 01, 2013 @10:03AM WY Teen Cut From Science Fair For Entering Too Many
Thursday May 30, 2013 @10:56PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Make a Computer Science Club Interesting?
Thursday May 30, 2013 @01:48AM How Did You Learn How To Program?
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @11:17AM Ask Slashdot: Safe Learning Environment For VMs?
Saturday May 25, 2013 @01:24PM Med Students Unaware of Their Bias Against Obese Patients
Thursday May 23, 2013 @12:01PM Curiosity Rewarded: Florida Teen Heading to Space Camp, Not Jail
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @08:35AM Australia Makes Asian Language Learning a Priority
Monday May 20, 2013 @08:40PM Latvian Police Raid Teacher's Home for Uploading $4.00 Textbook
Monday May 20, 2013 @05:46PM PhD Student Builds 32 Node Raspberry Pi Cluster
Monday May 20, 2013 @11:44AM What Professors Can Learn From "Hard Core" MOOC Students
Saturday May 18, 2013 @08:22AM Bloomberg To HS Grads: Be a Plumber

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