Coursera, a provider of massive open online courses, made its first $1 million from a student certification program.
One of the main consortia of states developing tests aligned to the common-core standards has released a major request for technology bids.
The market for education-focused games and simulations is likely to continue to grow, thanks in large measure to increased use of mobile devices, according to a report by Ambient Insight.
Corruption charges against the founder of PA Cyber Charter could reinvigorate calls for reform in how the state's cyber charter schools are funded and authorized.
A third-party review found that problems with online state tests administered in Minnesota did not systematically impact scores.
Students are confused about the difference between collaboration and cheating when using digital learning tools, says a recent article.
Bill Gates says that listening to classroom teachers will be key if technology is to transform K-12 education.
Online schools in Florida, Kansas, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee face enrollment challenges as the result of new legislation, recruitment troubles, and increased competition.
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison believe video games can be used to simultaneously cultivate and assess noncognitive skills.
Social media and the extended testing windows of multi-state, common-core exams could mean new opportunities to cheat, said an industry expert.