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Selling Social-emotional Learning

Social-emotional learning has become a significant education policy priority and a key focus for education technology development and investment. The core idea behind social-emotional learning (SEL) approaches is that the “non-cognitive” aspects...

Categories: Edtech, New Trends

Emotional Computing in Education

Psychology has long played a role in education by providing the surveys and questionnaires required to monitor students’ attitudes, dispositions and habits of mind. Today, psychology is coming to play an increasingly...

Categories: Edtech, New Trends

Call for Diversity in Ed Tech Design

In late December, I attended an educational technology conference hosted at New York University. Rather than highlighting current research, the goal of the conference was to explore the future of the ed...

Categories: Edtech, Equity

Why Apple is Good at Design

Today’s impending release of the Apple Watch, Apple’s highly-anticipated entry into wearable computing, has prompted a new round of discussion about the company’s design prowess.While the computer-maker’s design chops are universally acknowledged,...

Category: Critical Perspectives