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Can a Mathematical Model Detect Fake News? Two Penn State Professors Want to Find Out

Penn State professors Dongwon Lee and S. Shyam Sundar initially wanted to know more about the fake news epidemic. Now, with $300,000 in funding from the National Science Foundation, the duo is working to build a model that could be used to detect fake news before it hits social media newsfeeds.

An Anti-Bullying Message That Puts It All In Perspective

Burger King just released one of the best anti-bullying PSAs I’ve ever seen pic.twitter.com/0RV1JUvBd2 — Josh Goodman (@JustJOSH_ingYa) October 19, 2017 An Anti-Bullying Message That Puts It All In Perspective by Terry Heick Before we get to the anti-bullying message, let’s consider some background on cultural/societal priorities (and failures therein). In The Characteristics Of A Good […]

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Comparison of Screencasting Tools

Screencasting is a fast and easy way to capture what is happening on your screen along with your voice or video of you speaking. Teachers can use screencasts to create self-paced lessons for students, tutorials, and supplements to sub plans. Students can use screencasting to tell stories or demonstrate their understanding of a topic or concept. There really are no limitations on screencasting can be used in schools. 

Making Media Literacy Central to Digital Citizenship

It’s easy to get caught up in the hype around the latest and greatest classroom tech, from video games to 3-D printers to Raspberry Pi kits to VR to AR and beyond. The reality is that kind of tech — expensive, bleeding-edge tools — makes headlines but doesn’t make it into many classrooms, especially the most needy ones. What does, however, is video.

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?The 10 Best AR Apps for Classrooms Using Apple’s New ARKit

The recent popularity of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) has put a spotlight on immersive technology—and our curriculum may never look the same again.In the midst of all this enthusiasm, Apple has released a new resource for app developers—the ARKit—that has supercharged augmented reality for fields like entertainment, gaming, advertising and, of course, education.

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