In an interview, the new education secretary says the administration wants to promote vocational schools to prepare students for work.
R. Alexander Acosta, dean at the Florida law school since 2009, has been approved by the U.S. Senate for three previous positions.
The Chronicle is seeking suggestions for our annual feature on people trying to solve big problems facing campuses with the help of technology.
The technology has powerful implications in distance learning. At the University of Maryland, researchers are using it in projects involving health care, public safety, and education.
ProfHacker's Anastasia Salter takes a look at The Tessera: Ghostly Tracks, a new, free online educational alternate-reality game for teaching and learning computational thinking.