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Schools use drones to spot exam cheaters

Technically Incorrect: In one Chinese province, they have an ingenious method to stop students from cheating on tests. It flies above their heads.

By June 4, 2015

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Nation shows how to fight exam cheating -- shut off the Web

Uzbekistan only wants the best of the best to succeed. So it finds a simple way to achieve it: shut off the technology during university entrance exams.

By August 5, 2014

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Obama seeks $4 billion to reboot tech education

Part of the president's 2017 budget, the "Computer Science for All" initiative would bolster state funding for technology classes in public schools.

By January 31, 2016

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Med student's practice exam takes very real turn

UVA medical student Ryan Jones discovers that an actor portraying symptoms of abdominal aortic aneurysm actually had the potentially deadly condition.

By January 3, 2014

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How to prepare for the CA DMV written exam with your iPad

If you're about to take the DMV written exam in California and have an iPad, you can prepare for it with the interactive driver handbook.

By November 15, 2013

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Doctor taps Glass to teach exam techniques, bedside manner

Physician experiments with Google Glass to add his (literal) point of view to the Stanford Medicine 25 initiative, which includes a series of hands-on workshops and videos to teach 25 patient-exam techniques.

By July 31, 2013

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Japan building robot that would pass college exams

Researchers have teamed up to create an AI that would be smart enough to pass the notoriously difficult entrance exams to the University of Tokyo. Don't expect it to help with your homework though.

By September 12, 2012

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Stressed UC Davis students get mobile mental health help

As stressful exam week hits, Just in Case is a mobile-friendly Web site that directs students to appropriate resources both on campus and beyond.

By December 9, 2013

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Teachers searching for cell phone strip-search students

A Canadian school board admits that staff at at high school went too far in ordering 28 students to remove their clothes, as one was suspected of having a cell phone in a math exam.

By May 27, 2013

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Pebble smartwatch hard to fix without breaking it, iFixit says

An inner exam of the watch reveals that it can't be opened without destroying it, making repairs difficult at best.

By March 13, 2013