Los Angeles schools crowdsource energy-efficiency measures with IBM’s help | ZDNet
Developed in tandem with IBM Business Partners CitySourced and Esri, the analytics solution helps prioritize maintenance issues that can be a drain on electricity and water consumption.

Los Angeles schools crowdsource energy-efficiency measures with IBM’s help | ZDNet

Developed in tandem with IBM Business Partners CitySourced and Esri, the analytics solution helps prioritize maintenance issues that can be a drain on electricity and water consumption.

7 Ways To Use The iPad To Help Students Excel At School | MakeUseOf
We are approaching the era where students don’t have to carry stacks of  thick heavy books to school anymore. Everything will be digitized and  available at the tip of students’ fingers, inside the iPad (or whatever other tablet can stand alongside the iPad in the future).  Not wanting to waste any more time, some schools have already adopted  the iPad as their learning tool, while students and educators are slowly  figuring out the best way to utilize the iPad for education.
Even  though everybody has their own preferences of using the iPad in their  studies, allow me to share 7 iPad usages to help students excel at  school.

7 Ways To Use The iPad To Help Students Excel At School | MakeUseOf

We are approaching the era where students don’t have to carry stacks of thick heavy books to school anymore. Everything will be digitized and available at the tip of students’ fingers, inside the iPad (or whatever other tablet can stand alongside the iPad in the future). Not wanting to waste any more time, some schools have already adopted the iPad as their learning tool, while students and educators are slowly figuring out the best way to utilize the iPad for education.

Even though everybody has their own preferences of using the iPad in their studies, allow me to share 7 iPad usages to help students excel at school.

Top  10 ed-tech stories of 2009: No.  1 | eSchool News
Schools’ use of digital textbooks began long before 2009, but it was a watershed year for this emerging trend in education. At the K-12 level, California and Texas—two bellwether states for textbook purchasing—opened the door for local school systems to adopt digital texts. In higher education, inspired by the introduction of a Kindle electronic reader designed specifically for textbooks, several colleges and universities announced pilot projects to see how well the technology meets students’ needs.

Top 10 ed-tech stories of 2009: No.  1 | eSchool News

Schools’ use of digital textbooks began long before 2009, but it was a watershed year for this emerging trend in education. At the K-12 level, California and Texas—two bellwether states for textbook purchasing—opened the door for local school systems to adopt digital texts. In higher education, inspired by the introduction of a Kindle electronic reader designed specifically for textbooks, several colleges and universities announced pilot projects to see how well the technology meets students’ needs.