The state of New York is implementing an initiative that would bring bring high-speed broadband access to most of the state, including to schools.
New York City is one of three "test-bed networks" experimenting with new ways to quickly evaluate ed-tech products in real-world settings.
President Obama's budget calls for restoring the Enhancing Education Through Technology program and giving states money to support "model districts" at the local level.
Early childhood experts are questioning the value of a new virtual preschool that offers digital learning materials and online access to teachers.
Google's super-fast Internet service known as Google Fiber is coming to four new areas, the company says. But will it be coming to a school near you?
Support for digital and online learning is a major focus of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's 2015 annual letter.
A draft of the Obama administration's "Student Digital Privacy and Innovation Act" would prohibit companies from targeting advertising to students and selling data about them, but appears to leave other issues unaddressed.
New resources are available to help schools and libraries file for E-rate support following a year of historic changes to the program.
Educators at a progressive ed-tech conference sought to provide nuance to the charge that the way schools have embraced "grit" has been harmful to children of color and students from circumstances of poverty.
A new report from the National Center on Time & Learning highlights strategies for using blended learning in conjunction with expanded school hours.