The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has asked Apple for a multi-million-dollar refund, saying it is "extremely dissatisfied" with the implementation of a tablet-based education curriculum the company provided them, public radio station KPCC said.
Making a strong pitch for the use of iPads in kindergarten schools, a Northwestern University researcher has found children in classes with shared iPads significantly outscored their peers on achievement tests who were in classes that had no iPads or classes with iPads for each student (1:1 ratio).
A mentally disturbed Singaporean student who poisoned her classmates has been expelled from the Stanford University, a media report said on Thursday.
An Indian-origin teenaged student in Britain has won a top prize and 500 pounds for his research on Albert Einstein's special relativity theory.
Investigations are underway into a school in Australia that placed a child with special needs and behavioural issues in a cage-like withdrawal space, media reported on Thursday.
A mathematics problem originally meant for schoolchildren has taken the internet by storm after it was posted online by a Singaporean television presenter.
Think twice before blaming parents, teachers or even children for their less interest in the classroom.
While educationists the world over debate the relevance and scope of sex education being part of the school curriculum, a leading sexologist in Denmark has called for pornography to be shown in the classroom.
An Indian-American professor who uses a game called "Baffa Baffa" to teach culture's role in business and how it can affect transactions and relationships has won the prestigious Peltier Award for innovation in teaching.