What We’re Reading This Week: Internet Filtering Debate Rages On, New Teacher Resources, Vine hits 40 million
Week of August 19, 2013
To help you keep up with what’s going on with kids, families, schools, and technology, we’ve compiled a list of stories, tips, and insights, we’ve found most useful over the past week. What have you been reading? Tell us below or Tweet @TrendISKF.
- OPINIONS: In the wake of the UK’s push for censorship, a range of experts debate Can Free Speech and Internet Filters Co-Exist?
- Glenn O’Farrell shares how mobile apps are changing the way kids learn and why parents and educators must adapt to this.
- FOR TEACHERS: Two resources of note for educators. The new Graphite from Common Sense Media provides reviews of educational apps by teachers, for teachers. And the redesigned Apple Education site..
- STAT: Another stellar rise. Twitter-owned video-sharing app Vine announced this week it has surpassed 40 million users.
- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new tech industry alliance to cut the cost of delivering mobile Internet access to billions worldwide.
See you next week!