Common Sense Media, an organization that rates educational products for their quality, has written a letter to industry groups asking them to take steps to ensure student privacy, the New York Times reports.
A Nov. 7 Education Week webinar will examine the changing role of the district CTO, and how superintendents can maximize leadership in this pivotal position.
Join us for an online chat at 2 p.m. Eastern time for a discussion with two superintendents about how technology can be used to improve schools.
Guilford County Schools in North Carolina suspended use of Amplify tablets, and a large 1-to-1 iPad program in Fort Bend, Texas also ran into problems.
The Consortium for School Networking, an association of K-12 technology officials, has seven recommendations for bringing digital improvements to districts.
Public comment on the FCC's proposal to overhaul the federal E-rate program has been suspended due to the partial government shutdown.
The Los Angeles Unified School District announced new safety measures following reports of missing devices and hacked security systems on student iPads.
The growing use of cloud computing by European schools is putting students there at risk of being "tracked and profiled," a new report says.
MacArthur Genius Award Winner Angela Duckworth and Arizona State University professor James Gee will talk about using video games to assess students' noncognitive skills.
Hundreds of Indiana students circumvented security filters on new district-issued iPads, highlighting a major challenge with device deployments.