Choosing a tech-oriented school

Considering a tech-based school for your child, or just want to know more about technology in education? A roundup of what's out there.

By GreatSchools Staff

iPad in the classroomiPads in schools — the promise and the problems.

Virtual learning Virtual schools — a good fit for your student?

STEM learning STEM schools — the "T" stands for technology.

Hybrid blended learning Hybrid schools — where virtual meets brick-and-mortar.

Assistive technology Assistive tech — help for students with learning issues.

Vocational school Vocational schools — get hands-on skills in high school.


Recent news about tech in schools

How tech influences the classroom  MindShift

What is a flipped classroom?   Edutopia

A look at blended learning    EdSource

Tech in the math classroom   Edutopia

A tale of two (tech) classrooms    MindShift

Technology to help students find their voice    Edutopia

Tech games that inspire learning    MindShift

Los Angeles schools' iPad experiment  EdSource