Children who use smartphones, tablets, and video games more than seven hours a day are more likely to experience premature thinning of the cortex, the outermost layer of the brain that processes thought and action, according to a new study released by the NIH.
A number of school districts are experimenting with "physical computing" as a way to help students understand computer science through hands-on activity.
Some district technology leaders say having staff email addresses publicly available opens the door for phishing scams and potential hacks.
The backlog of student-privacy complaints from parents goes back years, an audit found, and the department lacks basic controls and procedures.
But a visit to an Idaho school district by Ivanka Trump and Apple CEO Tim Cook to tout STEM initiatives prompted a small protest about the overuse of technology.
According to a new Project Tomorrow/iboss report, 71 percent of district administrators are concerned about the security of their networks.
Fortnite, a shooting game popular among younger players, now has 200 million registered players. How is it affecting schools?
Cyber P-TECH will give students the opportunity to earn a high school diploma, as well as relevant work experience and an associate degree in cybersecurity.
Students in New York City's Secondary School for Journalism walked out of class to protest the school's use of an online educational tool, Summit Learning.
FUNecole, an online learning platform and curriculum from a European-based company, combines social-emotional learning with computer science. It's used in multiple European countries, and might be coming to U.S. schools.