May 29, 2015

MOOC Mania: Debunking the hype around massive open online courses

Illustration by Jacob Thomas

The New York Times crowned 2012 as “The Year of the MOOC.” Journalist Audrey Watters trains a critical eye on the hottest trend in education and considers what it might mean for K-12 schools.

What Tech in Schools Really Looks Like


When it comes to the latest technology, some schools are more equal than others.

Hands on With iBooks Author


Ed-tech journalist Audrey Watters puts Apple’s new textbook creation tool, iBooks Author, through its paces.