Smarter Balanced has hired an outside organization to review the test results in three states that experience online disruptions on common-core exams.
An interest group has launched an effort meant to help parents protect student data that could be released through schools' "directory" information.
The common-core testing consortium has arranged an independent evaluation of the open-source platform, which has come under scrutiny recently.
Delaware jumps on the student-data privacy bandwagon with a new law that holds vendors accountable for keeping student information private.
Ed-tech company Knewton launches a new platform that aims to make "open" educational content adaptive and available directly to students and teachers.
Measured Progress agreed to cut its fees by $789,000 and provide $510,000 worth of support for Nevada's implementation of science standards.
Amplify's massive, open, online AP computer science course, which is used by individual students and entire schools, will be rebranded as Edhesive.
The website tes.com joins a growing number of online resources that allow educators to share the content they create, either for free or at a price.
The Edcamp Foundation, which supports "un-conferences" of teachers that serve as alternatives to traditional professional development, will receive $2 million from the Gates Foundation.
Courts have typically upheld students' First Amendment rights on social media, except for instances that cause "substantial disruption" to schools.