In Today’s Shocking News of the Week, Google’s Tools are Useful


Google announced this week that its Apps for Education suite is now being used by 20 million students, faculty members, and staff around the world, but I’m not convinced that it’s anything more than a clever marketing ploy. While Google Continue reading

Microsoft Keeps Up Cloud-Based Momentum for Educators


Microsoft launched Office 365 for Education at the 2012 ISTE conference in San Diego, a cloud-based productivity and collaboration platform. The education edition is identical to the commercial version, but is offered free for institutions from elementary schools to universities. Continue reading