Kenyan School Pilots Mobile Technology in the Classroom

The newly developed Power of M-Learning Project aims to improve academic performance in Kenyan primary schools by using 3G enabled tablets to deliver the newly digitized Kenyan curriculum. The project …

Shannon SchmidtKenyan School Pilots Mobile Technology in the Classroom

Hi-Tech Educational Start-Ups in Latin America

Education and technology have joined hands in recent years to revolutionize the way students in the developing world access education. Far from a duplication of USA’s business models, some ed-tech …

Mantra RoyHi-Tech Educational Start-Ups in Latin America

Indonesian Education Headed Towards a Digital Future?

Lack of facilities and internet access are some of the greatest obstacles to building the online learning sector. Fortunately, Indonesia has begun to make waves in addressing this particular issue. …

Alice FormwaltIndonesian Education Headed Towards a Digital Future?

Ethiopian Kids Teach Selves to Read via Tablet PC

What would happen if you handed a thousand Motorola Xoom tablet PCs to Ethiopian kids who have never seen a written word? Well, for starters, they might learn to teach …

Alice FormwaltEthiopian Kids Teach Selves to Read via Tablet PC

An Innovative Virtual Tribute to Laos’ Legacies of War

In this digital age, we no longer lack for information. Instead, we face an entirely new challenge: how do we organize and harness our information resources in the most meaningful …

Alice FormwaltAn Innovative Virtual Tribute to Laos’ Legacies of War

WISE Awards: Six Innovative Projects in Education

Children play in Cambodian Slum

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) awarded six projects from around the world for their innovative and diverse approach to issues challenging global education. Selected from a group of …

Alice FormwaltWISE Awards: Six Innovative Projects in Education

South Korea Donates 600 Computers to Students in Gaza

The Gaza Strip received a generous gift of over several hundred computers from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA). Over 600 computers were donated to Palestinian refugee students. These computers …

Sera YooSouth Korea Donates 600 Computers to Students in Gaza

Abu Dhabi Aims to Develop Students’ and Parents’ IT Literacy

A recently announced partnership between two government agencies, the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) and the Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Center (ADSIC), will provide school-sponsored training workshops to help parents …

Lauren RiggsAbu Dhabi Aims to Develop Students’ and Parents’ IT Literacy