Arne Duncan has had ed-tech in his crosshairs this week, appearing at the launch of one long-awaited digital initiative Monday before putting another in Microsoft's control Tuesday.
The Charlotte Mecklenberg schools in N.C. and the Plano schools in Texas are bolstering STEM initiatives with support from Texas Instruments.
If granted, the injunction would temporarily halt current filtering practices by the school district, which the civil rights watchdog group says violate the First Amendment and federal Equal Access Act.
The annual Speak Up survey has added new questions to find out more about how students use technology in schools.
The need, says the brief from the National Education Policy Center, is exacerbated because online instruction is growing fastest in locales where oversight is lowest.
The inclusion of the ATTAIN Act is the key selling point for groups like CoSN, ISTE, SETDA, and SIIA.
But Julius Genachowski implored other companies to see the broadband gap as a business opportunity.
While the faceless nature of the Internet can bring out the worst in cyberbullies, it also means concerned bystanders can more easily report wrongdoing.
A new study suggests that the current method to determine safe cell-phone radiation levels underestimates radiation absorption in youths and other smaller people.
Picketers Thursday protested a conference hosted by Bush's education foundation a day after the former Florida Gov. appeared with Wise on Piers Morgan Tonight