Technology: Bettering the Way We Learn

Technology is shaping the way we teach and learn today. The Internet has made strides in sharing information: easing research and increasing resources exponentially, distributing coursework, and enhancing communicating outside of the classroom. Fundamentally, what new solutions can technology bring to the traditional classroom? For instance, how can distance learning bring subject matter to the … Continue reading

Extra push for equity of opportunity

It is well-known that many in the education community have held lower expectations for African-American and Latino students. This is highlighted by the extraordinarily low enrollment of Latino and African American students in higher level AP courses, as well as in foreign language courses. Because foreign language study among these minorities remains well below that … Continue reading