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

1. Thinking strategies for helping kids learn to read.
Full story from Hechinger Report

2. Online learning is important: here's why.
Full story from Inside HigherEd

3. Learning teamwork skills and helping the community through project-based learning.
Full story from EdSurge

4. How "just playing around" led to an unprecedented discovery.
Full story from The Epoch Times

5. What does social emotional learning need to survive?
Full story from Education Next

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