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Our technology is playing a vital role in helping educators inspire students and boost achievement. 

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The Bigger Picture: Is the Issue the Quality of STEM Education, or the Lack of Access to It?
By Rose Kirk   Earlier this week, I received an email from a colleague with a subject line that startled me, but piqued my curiosity, “Survey: Americans unimpressed with STEM education in public schools.”   It was the headline of a Politico article unveiling a survey conducted by Pew Research Center. I clicked on the link, and the first sentence...
Jan 12, 2018 10:30 AM ET
Meet Tiger Tech: Verizon Innovative Learning Students
A group of 24 students, the Tiger Tech team keeps the school’s technology running smoothly. To see them at work, it’s hard to imagine the team is only four years old, but until 2014, Armstrong had little technology and no access to Wi-Fi. The school was transformed thanks to a Verizon Innovative Learning initiative that provides free tablets, two-year data plans and teacher training to select...
Dec 20, 2017 4:55 PM ET
Meet Tiger Tech: How an Elite Group of Middle Schoolers Became the Tech Teachers
This past September, Alyssa and Skylar stood at the front of the classroom, nervous as they faced their fellow students. It was device rollout day at Neil A. Armstrong Middle School and for the first time as newly assigned “Tiger Techs” they were in charge of teaching their classmates how to log on to — and care for — their tablets. “There’s a lot of responsibility that comes with being...
Dec 19, 2017 4:00 PM ET
Thousands of High School Students Support Small Businesses with New Technology Solutions
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., November 16, 2017 /3BL Media/ – As millions of Americans ‘shop small’ this November, high school students from across the country are offering local businesses more hands-on support, through their tech skills. This school year, underrepresented high school students in eight cities nationwide are learning principles of design thinking, and how to apply them...
Nov 21, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Verizon Bridges the Digital Divide for Middle Schools Across the Country With 24/7 Internet Access, Tablets and Technology Coaches
BASKING RIDGE, N.J., September 5, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today Verizon Innovative Learning, in partnership with the technology education nonprofit Digital Promise, announced it has added twenty-eight underserved middle schools to its program that equips students and teachers with free mobile devices and two-year data plans for access to the internet both in the classroom and at...
Sep 5, 2017 9:00 AM ET

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