education

Tutors become part of the app culture

Posted in Business on 14th Jun, 2016
by Alex Muller

Tutoring is one the world's oldest professions, but even a vocation so entrenched cannot escape the rising "Uberisation" of daily life.

Tim Peake's space seeds on their way to schools

Posted in Science on 14th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Thousands of schools in the UK will be receiving seeds that have been in space. Tim Peake has launched a mass experiment to grow the seeds.

Microsoft to open Minecraft education edition for all schools in June, free on the early access program

Posted in Games on 14th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

A new Minecraft made for teaching kids.

AI 'should be used to give children one-on-one tutoring'

Posted in Software on 11th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

Academics argue AI could radically transform our education system for the better, but is being held back by funding.

MIT Dean Takes Leave to Start New Type of University Without Lectures or Classrooms

Posted in Online on 7th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

What if you could start a university from scratch for todays needs and with todays technology?