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Christian groups sue Kansas schools, say teaching science is 'atheistic'

An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."

By Sep. 30, 2013


Google's Kurzweil on teaching human language to computers

The noted inventor and futurist tells Singularity Hub that one of the challenges to language processing is teaching computers to process information in a hierarchical fashion, as mammals do.

By Jan. 10, 2013


Former Windows boss lands teaching gig at Harvard

Steven Sinofsky, who ran the Windows division for six years but left after sparring with some Microsoft executives, tweets that he will return to Harvard Business School to teach this spring.

By Dec. 19, 2012


At Pendleton, teaching Marines calm in the chaos of combat

With the Infantry Immersion Trainer, the Marines have a system designed to prepare troops for what urban conflict is like. CNET Road Trip embedded -- and got shot.

By Jul. 16, 2012


Tech giants back effort to revolutionize teaching

Once intended for a young cousin, Sal Khan's online tutorials now attract millions of people, laying the groundwork for a new approach to education, "60 Minutes" reports.

By Mar. 11, 2012


Teaching the government to love garbage

The Obama administration is eager to promote green technologies, but some energy entrepreneurs, like Bill Davis, are still struggling to explain what they do.

By Dec. 14, 2009


Teaching greener building trades inside a green building (photos)

The Santa Fe Community College earlier this year began offering classes in a green building constructed with the latest in renewable energy and efficiency technologies.

10 Images By Nov. 7, 2011


Wolfram education apps raise teaching dilemma

A company that caters to Ph.Ds is recrafting its software for students of math, music, and more. But will turning an iPod into a calculus calculator be a crutch or a brain booster?

By Jan. 18, 2011


Teaching the iPhone's keyboard

Teaching the iPhone's keyboard

By Jul. 16, 2007


What today's tech is teaching tomorrow's workforce

The kids are all right, and they increasingly prefer Apple, Google, and open source. What will this mean for Microsoft?

By Feb. 9, 2010