Every day our staff writers share their favorite stories on technology and learning:

1. The potentials and pitfalls of using virtual reality in higher ed.
Full story from The Chronicle of Higher Education

2. This teacher transformed shop class into a workspace for modern engineering projects.
Full story from InsideNoVa.com

3. Seven of the best websites for free online education.
Full story from Forbes

4. To change the tech industry, teach ethics with STEM.
Full story from Fast Company

5. New research shows how teachers can create an environment of deep learning.
Full story from MindShift

Image: by Poughkeepsie Day School via flickr