An Alaska school district is piloting a program that allows virtual teachers to control robots that move around classrooms and interact with students.
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October 14, 2013
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.
July 12, 2013
On July 12th at 2 p.m. ET, join Education Week for a live chat about how computer coding can help teach K-12 students math and higher-order thinking.
May 30, 2013
Romanian high school student Ionut Budisteanu won this year's Intel International Science and Engineering Fair by making Google's self-driving car $70,000 cheaper.
March 13, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives seeks to recognize student programmers through the "Congressional App Challenge."
February 28, 2013
A new short film aims to get students excited about careers in computer programming.
February 21, 2013
Maine business and education leaders launch a new information-technology education initiative to increase the number graduates in computer and technology fields.
February 01, 2013
John Danner, who has served as chief executive officer of the highly-touted charter network, is leaving to devote time to building an e-learning company.
December 11, 2012
A report by the Federal Trade Commission says many mobile devices and games today aimed at children fail to disclose to parents the personal information they are collecting.