Teaching

03.08.15
Apple is making it easier for schools to put iPads in classrooms
03.08.15

Apple is making it easier for schools to put iPads in classrooms

Apple's dreams of putting iPads in classrooms have run into a number of roadblocks, but one of the...

By J. Fingas,   03.08.15
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06.30.14
iTunes U on iPad will let teachers create courses and take your questions
06.30.14

iTunes U on iPad will let teachers create courses and take your questions

Right now, iTunes U on the iPad isn't a complete educational tool. You can read textbooks, but not...

By J. Fingas,   06.30.14
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01.22.14
Yes, there are real life lessons to be found in World of Warcraft
01.22.14

Yes, there are real life lessons to be found in World of Warcraft

If you read Lifehacker, you probably read it for information on getting stuff done in the real worl...

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01.20.14
Chaos Theory: How The Secret World makes you learn
01.20.14

Chaos Theory: How The Secret World makes you learn

Maybe it's my age or maybe it's just a little bit of laziness about me, but I'm finding myself a li...

By J. Olivetti,   01.20.14
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09.09.13
Udacity launches Open Education Alliance to help modernize university curriculums
09.09.13

Udacity launches Open Education Alliance to help modernize university curriculums

Udacity's first partnership with an institution of higher learning might not have turned out as we...

By M. Gorman,   09.09.13
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08.01.13
The Summoner's Guidebook: Divorcing skill from teaching skills in League of Legends
08.01.13

The Summoner's Guidebook: Divorcing skill from teaching skills in League of Legends

League of Legends is a game where skill takes many forms. Knowledge is a skill, as is mechanical ex...

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07.25.13
Silent Light helps teachers control the noise in their classrooms
07.25.13

Silent Light helps teachers control the noise in their classrooms

Silent Light - Classroom Timer and Decibel Meter is a new app from the folks at Top Storey Apps. It...

By K. Hodgkins,   07.25.13
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06.13.13
The Summoner's Guidebook: Getting friends to enjoy League of Legends
06.13.13

The Summoner's Guidebook: Getting friends to enjoy League of Legends

I find the mainstream success of League of Legends to be extremely baffling. If you break down the...

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03.27.13
World of ClassCraft inspires kids to work hard in school
03.27.13

World of ClassCraft inspires kids to work hard in school

Would you have done better in high school physics if it had been gameified? In this BBC report, M...

By S. Pine,   03.27.13
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