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.
The question is one that Harvard Graduate School of Education doctoral candidate Justin Reich is exploring in his research.
A new paper finds that, on average, the cost of educating a student through virtual education is significantly less than the average for traditional schools.
The XO 3.0 tablet will require less power input than other tablets and could cost as little as $100 per device.
Three courses will focus on implementing the mathematics standards and the other four will address strategies for incorporating literacy standards.
The Alliance for Excellent Education has released a follow-up report to look back on how technology is addressing some of education's biggest challenges.
In case you haven't read every single Digital Education entry during the last 12 months, here's a wrap-up of what we think were the five biggest ed-tech themes of 2011.
A foundation in Iowa lauched a website for reporting bullying incidents, and a Kansas program is working to teach students about Internet safety.
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