$650 million Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

$650 million Investing in Innovation Fund (i3)

Posted on 27 Oct 2009 in Educational Technology Research, Legislation, Special Education | 0 comments

ARRA Grant: On October 8, 2009, the federal government hosted a webinar to explain a new grant promoting innovation in education. The actual grant was published in the Federal Register on 10/9/09 and included $650 million in funding.  To view the presentation and links to information check out the Ed.gov blog. This money is available […]

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Clickers Improve EBD Students Response in Class

Posted on 03 Apr 2009 in Classroom Behavior, Educational Technology, Educational Technology Research, Intervention, School Behavior, Special Education, Student Behavior | 0 comments

Erika Blood, from Northern Illinois University, reported her research at the CEC Conference. She gave high school students ‘clickers’ to increase their response rate in a history class. Results showed that student response rate was greater when they used clickers then when the teacher asked questions on days when clickers were not used. She also […]

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