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Britannica combines gaming with history

Encyclopaedia Britannica has released a new interactive, voice-activated game that allows students to learn about the past through an engaging time-travel adventure and save history from the forces that threaten it.

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Think outside the screen

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Using emerging technology to transform curriculums, classrooms and careers

Today’s classrooms are filled with young digital natives.
Many children first access the internet before they reach the age of six and more than 90 percent of Australian teens ages 14 to 17 have a mobile phone. It’s rare to walk into a university classroom without a sea of laptops and tablets.

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WA primary school champions STEM learning

At St Jerome’s Primary School in Perth, a series of dedicated technology-inspired staff meetings are helping its teachers to incorporate the latest technologies into their classrooms, to educate the next generation of digital natives.

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Confidence is key in STEAM learning

Lifelong learning starts with confidence and hands-on lessons support student success, according to the results of a recent global survey commissioned by LEGO Education which aims to provide insight on how children are learning in the 21st century.

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Facial recognition a game changer

Acer’s facial recognition technology, My Classroom, aims to improve student safety, reduce the reporting burden on teachers and provide parents with peace of mind that their children are getting the most out of their school experience.

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