Highschool

03.23.16
The creator of 'XKCD' is working on high school textbooks
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The creator of 'XKCD' is working on high school textbooks

The mastermind behind 'Up Goer Five' is teaching teens about science.

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07.28.12
Alt-week 7.28.12: social mathematics, Pluto's moons and humans-on-a-chip
07.28.12

Alt-week 7.28.12: social mathematics, Pluto's moons and humans-on-a-chip

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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06.03.12
Five apps for High School and College graduates
06.03.12

Five apps for High School and College graduates

It's that time of the year when graduating students proudly receive their diploma and move onto t...

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03.13.12
TED launches 'TED-Ed', hopes to make lessons worth sharing
03.13.12

TED launches 'TED-Ed', hopes to make lessons worth sharing

Who doesn't love filling an idle hour with a good ol' bit of TED? Now, the people behind those shar...

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03.12.12
Khan Academy releases iPad app
03.12.12

Khan Academy releases iPad app

MIT alum Salman Khan has an ambitious plan. He wants to provide anyone, anywhere with a quality ed...

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01.29.12
Switched On: You tell me it's the institution
01.29.12

Switched On: You tell me it's the institution

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Apple rose to domi...

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12.08.11
High school senior kills cancer with nanotech, still can't legally drink
12.08.11

High school senior kills cancer with nanotech, still can't legally drink

Ever ask yourself, "What am I doing with my life?" No? Well, a little existential crisis is in orde...

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06.15.11
Iowa school replaces workbooks with MacBooks
06.15.11

Iowa school replaces workbooks with MacBooks

The school district in Van Meter, Iowa has ditched their workbooks and replaced them with MacBo...

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01.21.11
Tennessee school requires iPads of all 4th-12th grade students
01.21.11

Tennessee school requires iPads of all 4th-12th grade students

Starting next year, fourth to 12th grade students attending the Webb School in Knoxville, Tennessee...

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