Many advocates say that modeling appropriate behavior with the devices is the way to go, and that a "ban is not a plan."
Children's advocates and tech-industry insiders are teaming up to press for more "humane" design and business practices.
Teachers must be able to make reliable and fair judgments of student mastery, the education advocacy group says.
A California district is under fire for allegedly punishing a student who retweeted and liked "inappropriate" content on her personal social-media account.
More than $5 million will go to efforts to change how teachers are prepared and supported, including to incorporate social-emotional learning into their classrooms.
The Every Student Succeeds Act required that a report be produced by June. The Department of Education says it won't be ready until March or April.
Many state and local education agency websites aren't disclosing the presence of third-party tracking services, according a new EdTech Strategies study.
The House education and workforce committee heard from a panel of experts divided over how to balance stronger privacy protections with the desire for better evidence.
An Ohio law gives students the right to opt out of Algebra 2 -- a staple of high school math - if they take computer science instead.
The governors of New York and Montana say that internet service providers that fail to uphold "net neutrality" will be disqualified from winning state contracts.