Toronto startup Top Hat’s software boosts student participation

Dr. Ian Hunt teaches two courses with about 200 students in each class. In the past, the University of Calgary chemistry instructor says, “there were one or two students who would be always

Published on: June 4th, 2013 Grant Buckler

Apple’s iTunes U surpasses 1 billion downloads

Apple's educational content delivery platform has passed the 1 billion downloads mark in total, Apple announced today. iTunes U has also delivered more than 300 million pieces of content since it became an

Published on: February 28th, 2013 Brian Jackson

B.C. group wants to ban new Wi-Fi installations in schools

The call for a ban on Wi-Fi in schools just got wider in Canada, even as a new Industry Canada study shows the average Wi-Fi network exposes users to potential radiation levels "well

Published on: May 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Interactive videos used to teach life-saving skills

What would you do if one of your co-workers had accidentally driven a nail into the face of another colleague? If you’re not sure how you’d react to that perplexing and horrific scenario,

Published on: November 30th, 2011 Brian Jackson

CDW Canada awards tech-savvy teachers

Using the latest technological devices in the classroom may not send students to detention anymore.More Canadian schools are recognizing and taking advantage of the technologies available to better prepare students for the future.

Published on: May 27th, 2011 Kaveh Khazra

Canadian teachers shown how technology can make classes come alive

For the past year, Hewlett-Packard has been working with the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) and teachers at Simcoe County District School Board, in Midhurst, Ont., helping teachers embed technology into

Published on: June 10th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod