Exploring the Use of Robots in Autism Education

Parents of children with autism know that the journey is not easy. Many children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have difficulties acquiring and retaining knowledge. They also struggle to organize their thoughts. It is particularly hard for ASD children to understanding verbal and non-verbal cues. This makes education and learning social skills a challenge. ManyContinue reading “Exploring the Use of Robots in Autism Education”

The Technology Driving the Future of Classroom Safety

Technology has been a driving force behind safety. Often, we think of technology protecting us from online threats, such as hackers, viruses, and identity theft. But technology goes far beyond that in its ability to keep us physically safe as well. Businesses, financial institutions, and governments all have means to detect intrusions. They limit accessContinue reading “The Technology Driving the Future of Classroom Safety”

How Cloud Computing Makes Remote Learning Possible

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on education. In the Spring of 2020, schools across the United States abruptly closed, forcing millions of students to learn from home. Many schools simply did not have the infrastructure in place to support this type of learning environment. As schools began to plan for Fall, itContinue reading “How Cloud Computing Makes Remote Learning Possible”

5 Educational Benefits of Using Social Media for Students

If there’s one field that knows how to adapt quickly, it’s education. Over the past decade, education has seen a rise in technology in the classroom. From a smart classroom to tablets for students, education has figured out how to make learning better through technology. Teachers know that technology extends beyond the classroom. It isContinue reading “5 Educational Benefits of Using Social Media for Students”

5 Statistics That Will Make You Think About the U.S. Education System

The United States likes to put a lot of effort into education. National programs like No Child Left Behind and the Common Core Standards have emerged. Policymakers and educators are continually looking to improve education in the United States. Schools have ramped up their testing. They apply vigorous efforts to prepare students for a modernContinue reading “5 Statistics That Will Make You Think About the U.S. Education System”