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

School Districts and Institutions Fly to the Cloud [Infographic]


As of May of last year, IT professionals in 27 percent of K-12 and 34 percent of higher education institutions are working with cloud computing. Education is moving steadily into the skies as students and administrators begin to embrace the Continue reading

Collaborative Learning in a Wired Classroom [Video]


Edutopia’s Tech2Learn video series continued last week with a production called Collaborative Digital Presentations with Online Tools. We’re sharing this on Technapex today because it’s always important to provide a human side to education technology news. While we consider industry Continue reading

Laptops and Learning: Making a Difference in One Girl’s English Education


I previously worked as an English tutor for a company funded by No Child Left Behind. I held the job on the side and only worked with one student, a girl in San Bernardino County. For the purpose of this Continue reading