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99 Education-Based Innovations

From Toddler Learning Tablets to Futuristic Schools

— November 6, 2011 — Social Good
These education-based innovations really reinforce the idea that life is a continual learning process. The innovations range from educational tools for toddlers and post-grads, to learning centers and online platforms.

These education-based innovations are remarkable in their scope and point the way forward for the future of learning. One that really caught my eye is the student loan micro-lending platform; it's a fantastic idea to help students find means to pay for higher education. Another excellent innovation is the company that lets users learn to drive completely online.

Implications - These education-based innovations hone in on the significance of technology in contemporary society. Incorporating these tech devices into teaching programs is a great way to stay up-to-speed on the current state of the world. Businesses should consider using technology in their own teaching programs when training employees.
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Affordable Education Sites
Affordable Education Sites
BookAse Sells Students Textbooks at a Lower Price
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96
Interactive Sport Education
Interactive Sport Education
The History of the World Cup Touchscreen is Made for Football Fans
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95
Student Loan Micro-Lending
Student Loan Micro-Lending
Kiva Student Loans Let You Fund a Student's Education
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94
Social Media Studying
Social Media Studying
Buy Readable Textbooks on Facebook Using Kno
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93
Virtual Laptop Lessons
Virtual Laptop Lessons
Khan Academy is Re-Wiring the Way Young Minds Learn
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92
Educational Tablets
Educational Tablets
Toshiba & Intel's CM1 Notebooks Aim to Boost IT Literacy
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91
Educational Graffiti Stencils
Educational Graffiti Stencils
Golan Levin Tags Up Walls with Knowledge
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90
Educational Motion Gaming
Educational Motion Gaming
The iCam from Comfy Teaches Children Through Gaming
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89
Eco Education Ploys
Eco Education Ploys
Solar-Powered SKYGLOW Airship Creates Awareness for Global Warming
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88
Electronic Children Canvases
Electronic Children Canvases
Educate Youngsters with the Genius Kids Designer Tablet
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87
Education Inequality QR Campaigns
Education Inequality QR Campaigns
'Can You Solve This' Hopes to Reform Iranian Education System
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86
Book-Exchanging Apps
Book-Exchanging Apps
'Amazon Student' Turns the iTunes Store into a University Bazaar
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85
Educational Sitcom Sites
Educational Sitcom Sites
'The Economics of Seinfeld' Makes Learning Fun Again
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84
English-Teaching Bots
English-Teaching Bots
Engkey Robots are Taking Over South Korea's Classrooms & Schools
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83
Emergency Education Sites
Emergency Education Sites
Google Crisis Preparedness Website Teaches How to Use Tech During Crises
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82
Electronic Music Education Tools
Electronic Music Education Tools
The MusicReader Will Have You Conducting an Orchestra in No Time
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81
Electronic Educational Blocks
Electronic Educational Blocks
Sumit Pandey's Tiblo Toy Helps Dyslexic Children Learn
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80
Digitized Public Schools (UPDATE)
Digitized Public Schools (UPDATE)
'Quest to Learn' Uses Computer Games to Teach
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79
Illuminated Education Incentives
Illuminated Education Incentives
Selco Solar Provides Developing Countries an Opportunity
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78
Educational Food Apps
Educational Food Apps
The Fooducate App is a Downloadable Nutritionist
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77
Islamic Education
Islamic Education
American Muslims Reach Out
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76
Socially-Conscious Online Bookstores
Socially-Conscious Online Bookstores
Better World Books Aims to Alleviate Poverty Through Literacy
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75
Education About Child Predators
Education About Child Predators
Parents Reading Up to Protect Children
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74
Scholarships for College Bloggers
Scholarships for College Bloggers
$10,000 Award for Online Writing
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73
Report Card Time For Teachers
Report Card Time For Teachers
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72
Student-Specific Tablets
Student-Specific Tablets
The Kineo Android Tablet is Made for School Settings
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71
Innovative Mobile Learning
Innovative Mobile Learning
iPod Touch & iPhone at ACU
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70
Tech Education Enhancements
Tech Education Enhancements
Revolutionizing School With the Hitachi E-Blackboard
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69
Educational Touchscreens
Educational Touchscreens
Kidget is Designed for Kids Under Fourteen
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68
Tuition Through Crime
Tuition Through Crime
Scotland Uses Criminal Cash to Fund Arts Education
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67
Techie Textbooks
Techie Textbooks
Kno Tablet Revolutionizes How You Learn in School
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66
Educational Social Networking
Educational Social Networking
BestThinking.com Lets People Teach Each Other
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65
Student Eco Activism
Student Eco Activism
14-Year-Old Lauren Spaulding Stands up to BP About the Gulf Oil Spill
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Educational Chocolate Treats
Educational Chocolate Treats
These Chocolate Mountains are Inspired by Icelandic Glaciers
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63
Educational Anatomical Rugs
Educational Anatomical Rugs
Flat Surgery by Mathieu Lehanneur is Maybe Not for the Dining Room
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62
Educational Value of Poker
Educational Value of Poker
Harvard Profs See Value in Gambling (Follow-Up)
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61
Education Marketplace
Education Marketplace
The School of Everything
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60
Free Education
Free Education
40 Full Ride Medical Scholarships Awarded at University of Central Florida
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59
Community Based Learning
Community Based Learning
Unclasses.org Lets You Learn (or Teach) for Fun
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58
Odd Educational Toons
Odd Educational Toons
This Nuclear Boy Cartoon Simplifies the Disastrous Events in Japan
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57
Educational Adult Film Blogs
Educational Adult Film Blogs
'Blackboards in P#rn' Examines the Equations Featured in Adult Films
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56
Cheap Laptops for Education
Cheap Laptops for Education
One Laptop Per Birmingham Child
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55
Anatomical Heart Puzzles
Anatomical Heart Puzzles
Gentoy is a Heart-Shaped Puzzle by Veronika Fillippova
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54
Educational Virals
Educational Virals
Shift Happens by Karl Fisch
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53
Educational Theme Parks
Educational Theme Parks
The New AIDES Ad Illustrates that Condoms Allow You to Have Fun Longer
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52
Educational Time-Tellers
Educational Time-Tellers
Talking Teaching Alarm Clock Helps Little Ones Learn
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51
Educational Aqueducts
Educational Aqueducts
Jaramillo-Azuero Architects Propose Environmental Learning Centre
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50
Free Textbooks
Free Textbooks
Sponsored Ads Help Students
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49
Oil Drum Computers
Oil Drum Computers
Unicef Debuts Solar-Powered Digital Drums
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48
Time Teller Cushions
Time Teller Cushions
Ohdeedoh's 'DIY Clock Pillows' are Educational
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47
Prof Portraits
Prof Portraits
The Vice 'Teachers on a Chair' Photo Shoot is Alluringly Awkward
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46
Sustainable School Structures
Sustainable School Structures
GPP Architects' UCN IMAGO is an Eco-Conscious Education Center
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Rainbow Versatile Disc
Rainbow Versatile Disc
Paper-Based Storage System
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44
Quizzing Alarm Clocks
Quizzing Alarm Clocks
The iQ Alarm Clock Makes You Smarter with Every Morning
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43
Free Online Education
Free Online Education
Academic Earth Shares Hundreds of Top-Notch Lectures
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42
Touchscreens for Toddlers
Touchscreens for Toddlers
The Phonebook Transforms Your iPhone into a Kid's Toy
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41
Zero Energy Schools
Zero Energy Schools
NYC's School Construction Authority Unveils a Carbon Neutral Design
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40
Educational Plush Toys
Educational Plush Toys
Activist 'Good News Grizzly' Takes Up Armor for Charity
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39
Intercontinental Education Charts
Intercontinental Education Charts
The 'America, Meet China' Infographic Takes a Look at Learners
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38
Slimey Education Spots
Slimey Education Spots
The Nickelodeon Slime Your Class Ad Lets Kids Be Kids
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37
$2,600 Children's Computers
$2,600 Children's Computers
The Little Tikes Young Explorer is a Cubicle for Your Kid
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36
Free University Education
Free University Education
Yale Joins MIT, Berkeley and Stanford With Free Courses Online
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35
Educational Mobile Phones
Educational Mobile Phones
‘Barbie Pocket Learner' is a BlackBerry for Little Girls
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34
Inflatable Classrooms
Inflatable Classrooms
'Blow Up Your School' is an Eco-Friendly Temporary Classroom
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Digital Interactive Teaching Tools
Digital Interactive Teaching Tools
'Pas a Pas' Promotes Learning Through Use of Everyday Objects
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Eccentric Educational Facilities
Eccentric Educational Facilities
Tokyo'‘s Senzoku Kaguen College of Music'‘
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Overlooked Education Infographics
Overlooked Education Infographics
The Oatmeal Tells Us What We Should've Learned in High School
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Educational iPad Apps
Educational iPad Apps
Intro to Letters by Montessorium Makes Learning Fun
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Touchscreens for Tots
Touchscreens for Tots
The Smart Pillow is an Efficient Learning Tool for Young Children
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Educational Mountain Shoes
Educational Mountain Shoes
The New Balance H710 'Ivy League' Shoes are Hardcore Kicks
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Laptops with Handles
Laptops with Handles
The Lenovo Classmate+ PC is Designed for Greasy-Fingered Children
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Warm Wooden Schools
Warm Wooden Schools
The Fagerborg Kindergarten by RRA is Outfitted in a Timber Embrace
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Interactive Anatomy Sites
Interactive Anatomy Sites
Google Body Browser Brings an Educational Experience Online
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Feel Your Boobies
Feel Your Boobies
New Breast Cancer Campaign
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Eco Educational Facilities
Eco Educational Facilities
The Green School in Bali is Powered Entirely by Clean Sources
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Educational iPhone Apps
Educational iPhone Apps
ZooABC Application Teaches Kids to Love Reading
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Eco-Educational Treats
Eco-Educational Treats
The Climate Change Chocolate Bar
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Futuristic Study Sessions
Futuristic Study Sessions
The 'Textbooks of Tomorrow' Infographic Spells it Out
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Eco-Friedly Institutes
Eco-Friedly Institutes
Myrtle Hall Effectively Juggles Fuctional and Environmental Concerns
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Educational Ramps
Educational Ramps
The Dragen Children's House Builds Motor and Sensory Skills
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Educational Graffiti
Educational Graffiti
The MOCA 'Art in the Streets' Exhibition Will Draw a New Crowd
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Interactive Education Graphics
Interactive Education Graphics
Tangrams For Teachers from Walls360 are a Great Learning Tool
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Eco Educational Complexes
Eco Educational Complexes
The 'Plaza Ecopolis' by Ecosistema Urbano is a Sustainable Marvel
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Educational Kid Furniture
Educational Kid Furniture
The Richard Lampert Children 2011 Collection Stimulates Young Minds
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Educational Fetal Art
Educational Fetal Art
Jorge Lopes Dos Santos' Fetus Project Teaches & Comforts
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Jewellery School
Jewellery School
Gems & Jewellery Academy in Dubai
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Profound Web Infographics
Profound Web Infographics
The How the Internet is Revolutionizing Education Diagram is Revealing
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Green Education Centers
Green Education Centers
This Rwandan School by Dominikus Stark Architekten Uses Local Materials
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Abstract Educational Buildings
Abstract Educational Buildings
The Nuno Montenegro School of Technology is Top of the Class
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Ivy League Throwbacks
Ivy League Throwbacks
'The Black Ivy' Photo Series is a Tribute to the First All-Black Colleges
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Learn to Drive Online
Learn to Drive Online
DriversEd.com
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Tuitionless Ivy League Education
Tuitionless Ivy League Education
Open Culture Brings Classes to Your Desktop for Free
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Educational Laundry Systems
Educational Laundry Systems
Electrolux Renew by Louis Filosa Swipes Your Clothes Clean
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4
Educational Toddler Tablets
Educational Toddler Tablets
VINCI Tablet Introduces the Child to the World of Technology
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Scholarly Anxiety Statistics
Scholarly Anxiety Statistics
The Stressed Out Students Infographic Shows the Impact of Pressure
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2
Educational Toilet Paper
Educational Toilet Paper
Get Smart During Relief
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Creative School Designs
Creative School Designs
Colorful Educational Environments to Nurture Developing Minds
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