The Girl Scouts of the USA will introduce badges for online safety, combatting cyberbullying, and advanced IT skills beginning in Summer 2018.
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June 19, 2017
June 05, 2017
From teens-and-screens to cybersecurity jobs to online courses, strong ed-tech-related stories abounded at the Education Writers Association's 2017 national seminar.
May 11, 2017
The federal Education Department is to advise the U.S. secretaries of Commerce and Homeland Security on preparation of a report, due in 120 days.
May 02, 2017
As "computer science for all" takes off, researchers are racing to investigate key questions around access, assessment, and implementation.
April 30, 2017
Student engagement, challenges with teacher preparation, and inequities in high school course-taking have marked the early days of San Francisco Unified's groundbreaking CS4all initiative.
April 27, 2017
The country's largest meeting of education researchers begins Thursday. Education Week's Benjamin Herold and Sarah Sparks will be there, reporting on the research that matters for K-12 policymakers and practitioners.
December 08, 2016
The U.S. labor market could be short 250,000 data scientists by 2024, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
June 24, 2016
Here's what to look for at the country's largest education technology conference, which begins this weekend in Denver.
June 15, 2016
A new report by the Information and Technology Innovation Foundation argues that the STEM education push has left computer science behind.
April 11, 2016
As Maker Education evolves in K-12, researchers are exploring related equity issues, design principles for Maker spaces, and the impact of this approach on student learning.