Tablets are quickly becoming a coveted school supply. They're handy for reading digital textbooks and lightweight enough to carry in a backpack. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the tablets best suited for students and their budgets.
A star chemistry student offers a periodic table joke beyond any other. Some don't get it -- at first.
A UK teacher allegedly takes drastic action to prove that a student is in an "inappropriate relationship."
The government agency known for its secretive surveillance tactics is opening academic cybersecurity training centers in five US universities.
A Chicago student is demonstrating an app that helps you expunge your juvenile record. The eagle-eyed spot an interesting item on the phone screen.
The right tech tools can help high school and college students on the go stay connected and powered up. Increasingly busy schedules mean there's no time to wait for a dead battery to charge. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi recommends a few useful school gadgets that fit neatly into a purse or backpack.
UVA medical student Ryan Jones discovers that an actor portraying symptoms of abdominal aortic aneurysm actually had the potentially deadly condition.
Get 'em hooked while they're young. Google offers schools a free online tool called Classroom, and it's marketing Chromebooks for education. Also, Evernote syncs with LinkedIn for scanning business cards.
Physics students at the University of Leicester designed a concept for fully operational deflector shields, but there's one problem: they'd blind whoever they protect.
Microsoft's announcement was made in tandem with the Obama administration's ConnectED initiative to get more technology in schools.