Digital games have gone mainstream in U.S. schools, but their full potential to support learning has yet to be tapped, a new report finds.
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October 21, 2014
October 10, 2014
The National Science Foundation awarded a $4.8 million grant for the creation of a massive repository for storing, sharing and analyzing digital learning data.
October 03, 2014
Clever will provide single-sign on access to many free online educational resources, including the American Federation of Teachers' lesson-sharing website.
June 10, 2014
A new special report, Navigating the Ed-Tech Marketplace, looks at the evolution of the multibillion dollar K-12 ed-tech landscape, and the pressures facing school leaders and vendors.
May 12, 2014
Research points to worrisome trends in children's reading habits and abilities, but more study of the role of technology is needed, says a new report.
March 03, 2014
New digital curricula from Amplify are leading districts to question their instructional strategies and approaches to procurement.
February 21, 2014
The jury is still out on whether new, digital instructional materials can achieve greater alignment with new standards than traditional textbooks.
November 19, 2013
Book publisher HarperCollins and ed-tech startup Curriculet have joined forces to bring interactive e-books to K-12 schools under a new pricing model.
October 25, 2013
Los Angeles Unified's outgoing deputy superintendent for instruction addresses critics and defends the decision to roll out an unfinished digital curriculum as part of the district's iPad initiative.
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.