ICT in Education

African Edutainment Company Ubongo Wins Next Billion EdTech Prize

Story Source: Forbes ~ Go to Original Article Ubongo, a Tanzanian- based company which creates fun, localized and multi-platform educational media that reaches millions...

Winners from Finland and the Netherlands to receive UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa...

Two innovative projects to ensure quality education have been selected to receive the 2018 UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa-Al Khalifa Prize for the use of ICT in Education...

How can artificial intelligence enhance education?

The transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in education cuts across all economic and social sectors, including education...

Girls Get Tech. They Just Need Others to Believe It.

New research explores how access to technology helps put girls on par with boys...

In Australia, ‘Social robot’ trial boosts learning and behaviour at school

In what is a first for Victoria, teachers from the special school have linked forces with La Trobe University researchers to trial how robots might work as a teaching companion...

Social Media As A Learning Tool: Five Suggested Uses for the Classroom

Social media has become an important part of society in the 21st century. It's hard to find a person who doesn't have at least one form of social media...

Screen time for children: Good, bad, or it depends?

Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article This is not the first time when technological advances have created a virtual riot in homes, schools,...

Online course to equip teachers of new General Education curriculum

Story Source: Open Gov Asia ~ Go to Original Article A fully online training for teachers of the new General Education (GE) courses is being...

Why AI Can’t Be Education’s Cure-All

Story Source: Forbes ~ Go to Original Article Education companies continue to tout the ability of artificial intelligence (AI) to greatly improve learning among students...

4 Ways AI Education and Ethics Will Disrupt Society in 2019

Story Source: EdSurge ~ Go to Original Article By: Tara Chklovski In 2018 we witnessed a clash of titans as government and tech companies collided on...

Artificial intelligence and the future of education: exploring how artificial intelligence can take learning...

Story Source: UNESCO MGIEP ~ Go to Original Article The Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (India) releases its new publication...

In India, the Top 5 Ed-tech trends you will see in 2019

Story Source: India Today ~ Go to Original Article The year 2019 will see a continuation of many education trends that have been becoming popular...

Can AI Powered Education Close The Global Gender Gap?

Story Source: Forbes ~ Go to Original Article Education is one of the most powerful predictors of future success that human society has at its...

AI Technology is Disrupting the Traditional Classroom. Here’s a Progress Report.

Artificial intelligence has the potential to personalize learning at scale. The challenge: making sure it benefits everyone.

Expect more high-tech tools in UAE schools from this year on

Another focus for this year is teaching students how to be more digitally responsible, especially when it comes to social media.

Machines that learn language more like kids do

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 31 Oct 2018 | by: Rob Matheson | Story Source: MIT News ~ Go to Original Article Computer model could...

The Uphill Battles Facing Asia’s Education Technology Startups

Japan has earned a reputation for exporting successful products and services from different industries. In technology, Sony and Nintendo are among the most internationally recognized brands. In education, the tutoring center Kumon has...

AI could change the way we measure kids’ intelligence

There is a saying in education that you treasure what you measure. Going by the standardized tests that dominate schools in many countries around the world...

Robots land in English classrooms in Japan ahead of new curriculum

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 22 Oct 2018 | by: Borneo Bulletin | Story Source: Borneo Bulletin ~ Go to Original Article More and more...

Experts call for an end to online preschool programs

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 10 Oct 2018 | by:  Jackie Mader | Story Source: The Hechinger Report ~ Go to Original Article Especially popular...

UNICEF, Microsoft to Work on ‘Learning Passport’ for Kids in Crisis

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Sep 2018 | by: UNICEF USA | Story Source: UNICEF USA (Press Release) ~ Go to Original Article UNICEF...

Australia: Are smartphones the key to improving school results?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 17 Sep 2018  | by: Joanne Orlando| Story Source: The Sydney Morning Herald ~ Go to Original Article Many of...

100 innovations on K12 education from around the world

HundrED has selected 100 inspiring innovations that are changing the face of K12 education today...

Education in the Age of Automation

As digital technologies and automation have advanced, fears about workers’ futures have increased. But, the end result does not have to be negative...

Australia: Essential education, future jobs must be taught with tech

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 4 Sep 2018 | by: David Cowen | Story Source: Raconteur ~ Go to Original Article Applications of technology...

Vietnam: Embracing tech in early childhood education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 9 Sep 2018 | by: Vietnam News/ Asia News Network | Story Source: Inquirer.net ~ Go to Original...

UNESCO launches guidelines for inclusive digital solutions for people with low skills and low...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 29 Aug 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article The UNESCO-Pearson Initiative for Literacy is launching...

From Norway, Eyes and Ears for Sick Students

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Sep 2018 | by: New York Times | Story Source: New York Times ~ Go to Original...

CJ-UNESCO Education Camp empowers girls in STEM education

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 14 August 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Article The CJ Group Donors...

UNESCO Project Planner: Anyone can design and implement a project

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 August 2018 | by: UNESCO | Story Source: UNESCO ~ Go to Original Site We’ve elaborated Top...