New homework assignments at 7 p.m., corrections due by midnight: how teachers, parents, and students in some schools in China are using WeChat to perpetuate round-the-clock pressure.
Stories Tagged "education"
Columbia economist says ambitious international goals are needed to avert big crises in the world.
In a country of rigid teaching styles and scarce university slots, students and professors are exploring what online learning can be.
An amateur teacher who rocketed to fame on the Internet tells us how he’ll take his free video tutorials to the next level.
A bold experiment by the One Laptop Per Child organization has shown “encouraging” results.
How software and IT can lighten the government's obligations by improving health care and education.
Why I hope kids in Ethiopia can teach the rest of us something profound about education.
The companies use video-game tricks to make people forget that they're learning.
Scratch, Jr. is aimed at children who have yet to learn their ABCs.
Designed to teach math to students in poor countries, the device will be the first to use a new energy-efficient computing strategy.