Technology in Education


Nifty Science Stuff Online

Good internet resources about science for teachers, parents and kids can be hard to come by. To make it easier for people to find the information they need for school or for their own knowledge, the Verizon foundation has funded “Thinkfinity,” a collection of websites that includes Science Netlinks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011


YouTube Hosts Educational Clips

YouTube, the internet video service that has captivated the world has launched a new webpage where it hosts videos having to do with topics taught in schools and universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2011

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A Major Decision!

Finding a major is one of the biggest challenges that students face, before and during college.



Science + Mystery = Pretty Fun Stuff

If you have a kid interested in science and technology, or want to get your child more interested in the topics, Dragonfly TV might be the perfect show.


Meet The Man Behind The Light Bulb

If you have a future inventor in your house, you may want to feed that imagination with a trip to the Henry Ford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2011


Start Your Scholarship Search This Summer

Of all the math students and families do, some of the most challenging is adding up how to pay for college.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011

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Tips: Best Apps For Kids

Touch-screen technology makes many new gadgets for kids to use. However, many app sites are not really good places to let kids shop, as adult and kid applications are intermingled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2011


Create Your Perfect Plate

First lady Michelle Obama and the USDA have unveiled a new website which helps kids and families make better nutritional decisions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011


What Was Music Like 100 Years Ago?

Many kids today hardly know that there was music more than a few decades ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011

A Link To Finding The Right College

Funding cuts have meant that many high schools have cut back on guidance counselors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2011