North Carolina approved two virtual charter schools as part a four-year pilot program.
Jared Polis, a Democrat, and Luke Messer, a Republican, are working with the White House to introduce student-data-privacy legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Patty Quiñones, the executive director of innovation for the St. Vrain Valley Schools in Colorado, talks about boosting STEM education at all levels.
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.