The Ed-Fi Alliance and the IMS Global Learning Consortium will agree on a common technical standard for how schools and vendors can share class-rostering information.
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Amazon Education and TenMarks, another business division of the online retailer, have helped launch a website and promotional effort to encourage teachers, students, and parents to change student attitudes about math.
January 21, 2016
A new online portal from school-broadband-advovacy group EducationSuperHighway contains Internet service and pricing information for 13,000 public districts across the country.
January 20, 2016
The American technology giant has plans to expand the classroom version of the wildly popular video game that invites users to build, create, and explore.
January 14, 2016
The Democratic Senator from Minnesota called on Google to be more transparent about the data it collects on students and how that information is being used.
January 13, 2016
When it comes to collecting and using big data, education and professional sports have a surprising amount to learn from each other.
January 12, 2016
An inside look at how Bay Area ed-tech startup AltSchool is using big data and analytics to develop new software tools for schools.
December 10, 2015
Investors at an industry ed-tech forum urged fledgling companies to focus on solving problem in schools, and avoid vague promises about "disrupting" K-12 systems.
December 08, 2015
Changes to federal grant programs and testing policies in the Every Student Succeeds Act could bring opportunities for education businesses.
December 08, 2015
A company is attempting to launch a free online marketplace to help ed-tech vendors make their products known in the K-12 market, often a difficult feat.