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Is This the Future of Textbooks?

Coursesmart, a joint venture of five college textbook publishers, has produced this nifty video showcasing the potential of e-textbooks in conjunction with tablet PCs. (more…)

Where to Find Free Online Computer Classes

Where to Find Free Online Computer ClassesIn the 21st century, there’s no excuse to not have at least a working knowledge of computer technology. With great websites like these offering free computer courses and tutorials at your fingertips (or pawtips), ANYONE can learn a thing or two. So devote a few minutes a day to learn something new about today’s technology…assuming you know enough about computers to find these sites.

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20+ Must-Read Education Technology Blogs

Over the past decade the information technology revolution has drastically changed education. Never before has so much information been available, with new technologies popping up daily to help us make sense of it. The dedicated bloggers featured in this post are your best bet for keeping up with the cutting edge of e-learning. (more…)

15 USB Gadgets to Help You Get Through School

As an online student — or any student, for that matter — you’re virtually tethered to a computer, so why not make your prison as productive as possible? Plug in these USB devices and coast through school riding a groovy wave called technology. Just make sure your pimped-out computer has enough USB slots to keep these gadgets going. And you may want to research how to hook them all up without blowing up your computer. (more…)

How Online Is Your State?

How Online Is Your State?The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF) has released its annual State New Economy Index, a ranking of “the extent to which the 50 state economies are structured according to the tenets of the New Economy.” Part of this ranking is what the ITIF calls “the digital economy,” a series of measurements of the states’ online conversion and readiness. (more…)