Instructional Video Platform for Spanish Speakers, TareasPlus, Launches New Educational Exchange

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How long does it take a student to learn how to multiply fractions, solve quadratic equations or balance chemical reactions? Well, that varies from student to student, and while it may take one student 10 minutes to master a Die Continue reading

The Edtech Year in Review: Top 10 Trends of 2012

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Over the past few weeks, Hack Education‘s Audrey Watters has created a series of posts on this year’s ”Top Ed-Tech Trends.” Before the end of the year, Watters plans on posting a total of 10 of the  top trends, and has Continue reading

Improving Grammar and Writing Skills with NoRedInk

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Recently on Technapex, I’ve been harping on the importance of the humanities in our country’s curriculum and emphasizing the need for the arts in education, preferring the STEAM education acronym to STEM. And all you loyal Technapex followers know that Continue reading

UC Berkeley Building its Own Campus-Wide Online Platform

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UC Berkeley today announced they’re in the process of designing and building a new online platform called CalCentral. The goal of the platform is to improve cross-campus communication among administration, students, and faculty. UC Berkeley students, like myself last year, Continue reading