The 10 Most Infamous Student Hackers of All Time

Many of the greatest hacks ever have been pulled off by students who rose to infamy armed only with a computer and the willingness to cross the bounds of legality.

10 States That Spend More on Prisons Than Education

Which states are in the highly dangerous situation of spending more on prisons than education? Read on to find out.

50 Great Ways Schools Can Use G+ Hangouts

These are our 50 favorite ways for schools to use Google Plus Hangouts. How do you plan to use this cool tool?

How Big Data is Changing the College Experience

Big data is being utilized in colleges, with the end goal of making the college experience more personalized. Learn more about how this works.

50 Creative Ways to Use Skype in Your Classroom

Skype offers some unique opportunities for tech-savvy teachers to get their students learning in exciting new ways.

50 Indispensable EdTech Tools for 2012

We've compiled a list of some of the tech tools that should be part of any teacher's tech tool arsenal this year.

Top 100 High School Teacher Blogs

Confessions from the Couch — This history teacher and cheerleading coach uses her blog to discuss her thoughts and opinions on the state of education in America's urban schools. Recommended posts: "Problems of Urban Education” and "Bellwork Success.” Failing Schools — This political blog is written by three different authors, all of whom have experience […]

Top 100 indie music blogs for students

U.S. — Mid-Atlantic A Heart is a Spade — From Brooklyn, NY, this blog covers both independent musicians (like Toro Y Moi and Yellow Ostrich), as well as well known artists (like Adele, Interpol and LCD Soundsystem). Recommended posts: "The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Stream Tune From New Album” and "No Age Shares […]

Top 100 Travel Blogs

Chris Around the World Chris Gray Faust is a former travel editor at USA Today and the winner of a 2010 Lowell Thomas writing award for travel blogging. She shares her tips for travel and offers commentary on travel news and trends. Some regular features of her blog include "Trip Reports,” "Memorable Meals,” "Travel Tips,” […]

Top 50 Volunteer/Activism Blogs

Whether you're interested in volunteering or working at a deeper level to effect policy change, the following blogs will offer you some information and guidance. You can find opportunities for ways to get involved, read about others' experiences, or learn more about the underlying cause of some of the problems that need to be addressed. […]