teaching

Aussie Teachers Use A Whole Lot Of YouTube In The Classroom

Aussie Teachers Use A Whole Lot Of YouTube In The Classroom

YouTube is the single most often used source of digital content in Australian classrooms, according to a report from Queensland University of Technology. Rather than shunning the practice, researchers say schools should be more flexible with the use of YouTube and other social media platforms to embrace new trends in…

America’s Sex Education Data Sucks

America’s Sex Education Data Sucks

The way sex education is taught in the United States is such a crazy-quilt of curricula that it’s hard to know what’s being taught to high school students, or how accurately. And when people lack that kind of data, they can easily make some pretty terrible mistakes.

Computers Are Now Able To Teach Each Other Pac-Man, The End Is Near

Computers Are Now Able To Teach Each Other Pac-Man, The End Is Near

Until now, humans have had one significant advantage over computers and robots: We meatbags were the only ones who could teach them how to function. Now, researchers at Washington State University have created computers that can teach other computers. And they’re using Pac-Man to do it. Is nothing sacred?