Edtech readers. We've got some fun stuff today, including news about the Chicago Public School Board of Education, which recently decided computer science would be a graduation requirement for students. TechCrunch has all the details below.
We've also selected some pieces on student coding, virtual fields trips, and the 'Open e-books' app from the White House.
Enjoy our picks. More where that came from next week.
Why Educators Need to Promote Themselves | Edutopia
Here’s one way to fight to end the digital divide: Strong leadership in schools | The Hechinger Report
Statistic Of The Day: Kids Without Internet & What Can Be Done About It | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day
Beyond K-12: 8 Reasons Why Higher Education Should Adopt Gamification | Emerging EdTech
3 Ways Higher Ed Can Avoid the Fate of Polaroid | Inside Higher Ed