Public comments on the FCC proposal to overhaul the federal E-rate program show a split on the call for new funding.
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September 20, 2013
August 02, 2013
A leading provider of online tools and videos for conducting teacher observations received a boost from a major public-agency procurement cooperative.
July 19, 2013
The House reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act would allow states to fulfill federal testing requirements by using computer-based adaptive tests.
June 28, 2013
The acting chairperson of the Federal Communications Commission, Mignon Clyburn, has floated proposed changes to the E-rate program that mirror many of President Obama's objectives.
June 13, 2013
The LEAD commission has released five recommendations to accelerate digital teaching and learning in the nation's schools.
May 21, 2013
Schools are awash in data, but their tech systems lack "interoperability," or the ability to work together, a new report concludes.
April 16, 2013
Jim Shelton, the assistant deputy secretary for innovation and improvement at the U.S. Department of Education, outlined four elements to improving U.S. education.
April 16, 2013
The former Apple Inc. official plans to use her government and tech company experience to help bridge the public and private sectors.
April 12, 2013
A commissioner for the Federal Communications Commission argues that schools need more funding, and specific capacity goals, through the E-rate.
February 06, 2013
Congressman George Miller, a Democrat, has introduced a proposal that he says will encourage the effective use of technology in schools.