Half of teenagers in the United States feel addicted to their mobile phones, with most checking the devices at least every hour and feeling pressured to respond immediately to messages, a survey released on Tuesday found.
Sesame Workshop launched Sesame Studios, a new channel that lives not on television but online — on YouTube. The idea is to create new content swiftly and inexpensively, reaching children where they consume media, just like adults, on smartphones, tablets and computers.
there is a fundamental mismatch between who universities and bootcamps currently serve. The former focuses on getting students degrees; the latter helps working adults and better jobs. And because the majority of people who attend bootcamps already have degrees, he argues, they would not be eligible for Title IV funding anyways.
Good question: Are math and reading test results strong enough indicators of school quality that regulators can rely on them to determine which schools should be closed and which should be expanded—even if parental demand is inconsistent with test results?