Informative, inspiring, or just plain interesting education and digital technology content from across the web, posted on Twitter over the past week and collected here to share with our blog readers.
This week in the wrap … a look at how social media is increasing anxiety and depression in our kids, especially teenage girls (more on this to follow in a post this week), another college putting off payment until students are gainfully employed, Minnesota State University holds a much needed workforce conversation, Matthew Lynch writes about the future of education should be about meeting the needs of ALL students, and more to explore!
This college is free unless graduates earn $60K a year
This is a serious problem, especially for teenage girls: Joe Rogan & Jonathan Haidt – Social Media is Giving Kids Anxiety
The Kids Are Right: School Is Boring
Yes, yes, yes: Universities, business must collaborate on workforce needs
The Future Of Learning: Meeting The Needs Of All Learner
TSTC agricultural program introduces drone technology
Kids Are Inundated With New Digital Technologies — How Does That Affect Learning?https://wdet.org/posts/2019/01/11/87718-kids-are-inundated-with-new-digital-technologies-how-does-that-affect-learning/
UK Department for Education plans to assess and “quality-mark” smartphone and tablet education apps for younger pupils