The Vail Unified School District in Vail, Ariz., received the Sylvia Charp District Award for the creation of its Beyond Textbooks initiative.
It will team up with the Pearson Foundation to create curricula geared toward the common standards in math and English/language arts in most grades.
The education publisher will get control of software that is designed to collect data on student progress and use it to help personalize instruction.
Kristin Kipp reflects on her career, the award, and the benefits and challenges of entering online education.
Ed-tech gurus Julie Young and Jeff Livingston offer some tips on creating a successful e-learning program.
The game allows players to re-enact famous school shootings such as those at Columbine High School in Colorado and Virginia Tech University.
Instructure's cloud-reliant format has helped differentiate it from other LMS providers.
Studies have found that students using computer tutors are reluctant to ask for help.
Lawmakers announced that all $100 million in annual funding would be taken from the ed-tech program if the proposed federal funding bill passes this week.
Accepting Dede's assertion that schools are wasteful and impractical, it takes a bit of an ego lowering to drive change from within.