Balefire Labs President Karen Mahon Appears on the STOSSEL Show on Fox Business Network to Discuss Innovations in Education Technology

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What's the latest on MOOCs, mobile devices, educational apps and robots in the classroom? Tune in to the STOSSEL show on Thursday, September 4th, when Karen Mahon of Balefire Labs will share the latest and greatest.

There are so many innovations now available that are changing how classrooms run.

Balefire Labs is excited to announce the appearance of its president, Dr. Karen L. Mahon, on tonight's episode of the STOSSEL show on Fox Business Network. This evening's show, which focuses on issues related to back-to-school, includes a segment on the advances of technology in education, in which Dr. Mahon will be speaking.

Education technology has changed the way schools and classrooms operate, from kindergarten through higher education. Tablet devices, educational apps, massive open online courses (MOOCs) and adaptive instruction offer new options for educators...both to address problems of access and to provide data-based, customizable instructional alternatives. Dr. Mahon will discuss these innovative solutions and their implications with host John Stossel. "It's such a pleasure to be invited to the STOSSEL show to talk about education technology and how it is changing education," says Mahon. "There are so many innovations now available that are changing how classrooms run."

The STOSSEL Show's Back to School episode airs Thursday, September 4th at 9 p.m. on the Fox Business Network.

About Balefire Labs
Based in Tyngsborough, Mass., Balefire Labs, Inc. is a provider of tools and services that foster a child's learning & achievement. Launched in 2013, the new online service provides parents and teachers objective evaluations on PreK-12 educational apps based on rigorous, scientifically-validated criteria, so they are confident they are choosing products that are most beneficial for their children. It is the only service available that uses objective criteria and makes its evaluation process transparent to parents and teachers. App reviews are also searchable according to Common Core State Standards. Balefire Labs, Inc. accepts no advertising dollars or third-party vendor payments for reviews. For a free trial of the Balefire Labs educational app review service, please visit Balefire Labs can found on Facebook ( and Twitter (@BalefireLabs).

About John Stossel of the STOSSEL Show
John Stossel joined Fox Business Network (FBN) in 2009. He is the host of "STOSSEL", a weekly program highlighting current consumer issues with a libertarian viewpoint. Stossel also appears regularly on Fox News Channel (FNC) providing signature analysis. The STOSSEL show can be found on Facebook ( and Twitter (@FBNStossel).

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