Our staff writers share their favorite stories on technology and learning:

1. Education is great, but doesn't slow cognitive decline in old age.
Full story from Reuters

2. Chronic absenteeism diminishes learning. Here's what schools can do about it.
Full story from Bangor Daily News

3. Technology should take a back seat to learning structure.
Full story from Edscoop

4. Study probes effect of virtual reality on learning.
Full story from Cornell Chronicle

5. Can capstone projects deepen learning for high school seniors?
Full story from EdWeek

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