But the reasons for that support may differ substantially from the benefits pushed by school technology advocates.
The group claims a Missouri school district has been unresponsive to claims that it is engaged in illegal censorship of online content.
Nebraska is launching a pilot program for its first statewide virtual school.
Reports, webinars, and even a new statewide chapter in Missouri are among August developments from the ed-tech advocacy group.
Okaloosa County is among those in Florida taking steps to comply with legislation that will require districts to spend half their textbook money on digital resources by 2015.
The annual SIIA Vision K-20 survey found that schools' scores on ed-tech progress declined slightly in 2011.
A recently passed Missouri law that restricts social networking relationships between teachers and students making local and national headlines.
A new report outlines how technology can be infused into a closed-loop instructional system to improve student outcomes.
A study released Tuesday showed students using the school's blended learning model performed better on standardized mathematics tests.
Frederick M. Hess argues that the ability to measure virtual learning, and convince parents and educators that it's in their best interest, will determine its future impact.