Massachusetts middle school and high school students may get the MIT $100 laptop computers. 9/23/05.
Disk storage capacity increasing more rapidly than CPU speed. 9/2/05.
Sales of education software for use at home decrease by 2/3 over past four years. 8/29/05.
Wisconsin public schools have one microcomputer per three students. 8/28/05.
IBM doubles speed of silicon germanium chips, to a maximum of 200 GigaHertz. (8/7/05)
Rates of Computer and Internet Use by Children in Nursery School and Students in Kindergarten Through Twelfth Grade: 2003. (June 2005 NCES report.)
100 Years Since Einstein's First Papers on Relativity. Very nice NSF report. (7/3/05)
Top 500 fasted computers in the world. (6/21/05)
US has an average of 1 computer per 3.8 students in schools. South Dakota tops the list. (5/8/05)
Evolution Resources from the National Academies Excellent, free materials.The Demise of Cursive Handwriting
More than 75% of students in US have ICT access at home.
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD). Accessed 2/18/05: http://www.smartbrief.com/ascd/. Quoting from the Website:
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