Attacks perpetrated by unknown hackers forced Kansas officials to suspend administration of pilot exams meant to prepare schools for the transition to new academic standards.
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April 02, 2014
March 19, 2014
Education publisher Pearson sketches out a vision of the future for K-12 schools in a new report that predicts an increasing role for personalized learning.
March 05, 2014
An association of school technology leaders is offering guidance for how K-12 leaders can design and implement technology to improve the reliability of their connections and improve student achievement.
February 19, 2014
Planning, investments, and training will be key to successfully administering online Common Core exams, a new report says.
November 12, 2013
GlassLab has released SimCityEDU, a classroom version of the popular city-building video game, for use as a teaching and assessment tool.
November 05, 2013
Join Education Week for a webinar on Nov. 7 for a discussion about how districts can identify the skills needed in a chief technology officer.
September 26, 2013
MacArthur Genius Award Winner Angela Duckworth and Arizona State University professor James Gee will talk about using video games to assess students' noncognitive skills.
September 10, 2013
One of the main consortia of states developing tests aligned to the common-core standards has released a major request for technology bids.
August 23, 2013
A third-party review found that problems with online state tests administered in Minnesota did not systematically impact scores.
August 21, 2013
Students are confused about the difference between collaboration and cheating when using digital learning tools, says a recent article.