Obama Administration officials say they will encourage, but not mandate, states and districts to use federal funds to innovate with technology.
The technological challenges of rural schools aren't uniform, explain three state superintendents at a rural ed-tech conference.
Arne Duncan announced an initiative to create a National Learning Registry to help organize digital educational resources for teachers and students.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will be headlining tomorrow's National Rural Education Technology Summit in downtown Washington.
Massachusetts education officials are considering enrollment caps for virtual public schools, while Georgia officials are reconsidering a funding formula for virtual charters.
A recent court decision affirming the right to keep personal e-mail messages sent from work computers private is the latest development in a long-debated issue.
A couple interesting ed-tech notes from Campus Technology this week: Twitter as a student recruiting tool and iPads for global health research.
A new document outlines the major issues faced by virtual schools and the special education students they serve.
Education giant Blackboard recently announced the acquisition of Elluminate and Wimba in a deal expected to be worth $116 million.
The Pew Research Center describes Millennials as confident, self-expressive, liberal, upbeat, and open to change.