Schools


Microsoft Launches Minecraft for Schools

Microsoft Launches Minecraft for Schools

If you found out your kids were playing Minecraft in class, you might get pretty mad. However, Microsoft is hoping that schools...

Nov 1 2016, 6:42pm CDT

Obama Assigns $4 Billion to Computers Science in Schools

Obama Assigns $4 Billion to Computers Science in Schools

President Barack Obama has announced a big geek thing that will make an impact beyond his Presidency....

Jan 30 2016, 1:38pm CST

Water Dispensers in Schools Help Fight Childhood Obesity

Water Dispensers in Schools Help Reduce Childhood Obesity

It has been found that water dispensers in schools are a great tool in the battle against childhood obesity. Most of the studen...

Jan 22 2016, 2:41pm CST

US Schools Are Not Teaching Sex Education Seriously

US Schools Are Not Teaching Sex Education Seriously

Many schools in the United States are showing a surprisingly irresponsible laxity in matters of providing sex education to teen...

Dec 14 2015, 5:30am CST

Schools Are Now Offering Better and Healthier Lunches, New Report Suggests

Schools Are Now Offering Better and Healthier Lunches, New Report Suggests

Schools have made positive changes to create healthier meals after the implementation of Department of Agriculture's new p...

Aug 29 2015, 11:55pm CDT

Tim Cook is on Good Morning America Talking End Digital Divide in Schools

Tim Cook is on Good Morning America Talking End Digital Divide in Schools

Apple CEO Tim Cook has something to announce this morning....

Aug 24 2015, 10:39am CDT

Stephen Colbert Helps Raise $800K for South Carolina Schools

Stephen Colbert Helps Raise $800K for Schools

Stephen Colbert funding 1000 classroom projects on DonorsChoose.org!...

May 8 2015, 7:56am CDT

Apple to distribute over $100 million worth of iPads in underprivileged schools

Apple to distribute over $100 million worth of iPads in underprivileged schools

Apple will also provide each teacher with both an iPad and a Mac and will equip classrooms with Apple TV....

Oct 28 2014, 11:08am CDT

2014 Top 10 Party Schools according to Playboy Magazine

2014 Top 10 Party Schools according to Playboy Magazine

Playboy Magazine has released this week again their ranking of the Top 10 Party Schools in the United States. Maybe its time to...

Sep 17 2014, 12:57pm CDT

Samsung announces Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet for K-12 schools

Samsung announces Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet for K-12 schools

The new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Education was built to address the unique needs of K-12 schools....

May 15 2014, 11:05pm CDT

Samoa Pink Eye Epidemic Leads to Shuttered Schools

Samoa Pink Eye Epidemic Leads to Shuttered Schools

A Samoa pink eye epidemic has led to educational institutions being shuttered. While not a danger, the outbreak is an irritant...

Apr 10 2014, 3:00am CDT

Top Graduate Schools Worth Your Time and Investment

Top Graduate Schools Worth Your Time and Investment

The top graduate schools in the United States will polish your youngsters who have almost reached their 21 years of age. They a...

Mar 11 2014, 6:15am CDT

Dodge wants 93 Vipers given to colleges and schools crushed

Dodge wants 93 Vipers given to colleges and schools crushed

Dodge wants its entire educational fleet crushed...

Mar 6 2014, 12:53pm CST

Intel reveals their 10-inch Android tablet design, aimed at schools

Intel reveals their 10-inch Android tablet design, aimed at schools

The world-wide famous chipmaker company, Intel, has recently shown off some designs for a new 10-inch tablet from their house,...

Feb 7 2014, 1:29am CST

Digital Health: Changing Medical Schools Forever

Digital Health: Changing Medical Schools Forever

Anatomy, physiology and introduction to clinical medicine, move over! This year, medical futurist Bertalan Mesko, MD launches a...

Feb 5 2014, 10:36am CST

FCC Plans to increase spending on web connections for schools and libraries

FCC Plans to increase spending on web connections for schools and libraries

Spending will double to $2 billion...

Feb 3 2014, 11:26am CST

Apple Dominates Elementary Schools with iPads, but 75 Percents of Schools Still Not Participating

Apple Dominates Elementary Schools with iPads, but 75 Percents of Schools Still Not Participating

Three out of four American elementary schools still do not use tablets and educational applications, but those that do use iPad...

Nov 2 2013, 1:45pm CDT

Microsoft Launches Ad-free “Bing for Schools” to Earn Free Surface RT Tablets

Microsoft Offers Ad-free “Bing for Schools” with Free Surface RT Tablets

Education has just been upgraded with “Bing for Schools.” Microsoft is launching an ad-free Bing search zone for America’s scho...

Aug 21 2013, 10:10am CDT

Intel Launches Two Android Tablets with Atom Processors for Schools

Intel Launches Two Android Tablets with Atom Processors for Schools

Intel announces 7-inch and 10.1-inch multi-touch display 'Education Tablets' for students with Atom processors and An...

Aug 6 2013, 3:14pm CDT

Top Sober Schools and Party Schools Ranked

Top Sober Schools and Party Schools Ranked

The Princeton Review has released their annual college ranking. The are not only ranking schools by educational qualities but a...

Aug 6 2013, 2:45am CDT

Google gets serious with education by offering Nexus tablets to schools

Google gets serious with education by offering Nexus tablets to schools

 Google has been deeply involved in humanitarian work, particularly in the field of education. At Google I/O earlier today...

May 16 2013, 1:38am CDT

HP Unveils New 100e Education Edition Netbook for Schools

HP Unveils New 100e Education Edition Netbook for Schools

Many school districts around the country are starting to realize the value of having a notebook for each student. HP has announ...

Jun 23 2010, 8:31am CDT

Schools Won't Use The Kindle Until It's Handicapped Accessible

Schools Won't Use The Kindle Until It's Handicapped Accessible

Two major universities, Syracuse and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, have decided not to use the Kindle DX as a way of dis...

Nov 11 2009, 12:37pm CST

NPD Group Reports Back to Schools Sales were Down

According to the NPD Group back to school sales were on a downward trend this year. Back to school is traditionally a very stro...

Oct 7 2009, 5:41am CDT