Category Archives: Blog

Finding the Charlottes in the Web

With more than 1/2 million apps now in i-Tunes (double what it was a year ago) the latest guestimation is that there are over 53,000 apps active in the Education Category. It seems everyone and their brother is developing apps, some in their garages, others in state of the art studios. Add the harsh reality…
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Publishing App Expo

MediaBistro.com's Publishing App Expo, NYC On December 7-8, mediabistro.com held its first ever Publishing App Expo in New York City. The event was held at The New Yorker Hotel and hosted by eBookNewser and GalleyCat. We were there covering the show and scouting out new app releases, as well as new technologies in the world…
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What Ever Happened to Common Sense? No Child Pushed Ahead

The "No Child Left Behind Act" also implies that no child will or should be pushed ahead. Where is common sense here? The present day school system was conceived and implemented in the industrial age. Our students are not all on page 39, some of our students aren't even in the same book, so WHY…
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