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Research Roundup: E-Reading and Literacy

From Curriculet’s student-centered e-edition of USA Today to HISD’s partnership with MyON, schools are increasingly using screen-based tools to help students build literacy. And at home, parents can use e-books and tablet apps for the same purpose. A recent article on Education Week highlights some of the latest research onRead More

Chromebooks Edging Out iPads in the Classroom

Chromebooks Edging Out iPads in the Classroom

Goods for Teens, Technology November 13, 2014 at 11:40 pm

Perhaps the biggest trend in K-12 ed tech right now is the movement toward providing students with tablets and/or laptops for use in their schoolwork. Many of Houston’s best private schools provide this technology for their students, and under HISD’s PowerUp Initiative, Windows laptops will be made available on aRead More

5 of the Best Productivity Apps for Teens

5 of the Best Productivity Apps for Teens

Goods for Teens, Technology October 7, 2014 at 6:00 am

In a day and age when tablets like the iPad are increasingly being adopted as educational tools, digital textbooks and homework portal apps are part of daily life for many students. But what about work and productivity apps? More than 200 programs are categorized as productivity apps in the AppRead More

Best time to buy a new Mac or iPhone

Best time to buy a new Mac or iPhone

Goods for Teens April 24, 2014 at 11:25 am

Word on the net is that Apple is planning to update its Macbook Air laptops this week with new Intel processors and possibly new hard drive options. The Air line of super thin and light notebooks hasn’t seen an update since the Apple Worldwide Developer’s Conference in June of 2013.Read More

from the Post Oak School

The Post Oak School

Houston Schools July 5, 2013 at 9:21 pm

Founded in 1963, The Post Oak School now enrolls nearly 450 students from 14 months through high school on two campuses.  The school originally served children between the ages of 3 and 6 in a one-room schoolhouse located in the Briar Grove section of Houston.  According to the school, PostRead More