The announcement headlined a 90-minute online town hall session celebrating the inaugural Digital Learning Day.
The cable and Internet provider will double the speed of its broadband service targeting students from low-income families, and expand access to about 300,000 families.
Check out a state-by-state directory of events or tune into a webcast of a national town hall meeting.
Joel Rose and Chris Rush will also be allowed to resume relations with New York City schools under a new agreement.
Hear Education Week's own Katie Ash's take on the evolving industry in a panel discussion featured on NPR's On Point.
A survey found that just because most teachers report having computer access in classrooms doesn't mean they are satisfied with the amount of access.
The curriculum created by online critical thinking educators EverFi will be available free to schools in both states wishing to participate
In a much-hyped announcement in New York City today, the company unveiled its plans to enter the e-textbook market, paying particular attention to the needs of K-12.
The initiative, with roots in California's ed-tech community, will also seek to offer administrators an education technology certification within the coming year.
But, per usual for the company, little else is known about the nature of the announcement, slated for Jan. 19.