A commissioner for the Federal Communications Commission argues that schools need more funding, and specific capacity goals, through the E-rate.
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Congressman George Miller, a Democrat, has introduced a proposal that he says will encourage the effective use of technology in schools.
November 14, 2012
The former Apple executive, who served in the Obama administration for four years, plans to leave the job in 2013 after her replacement is chosen and put in place.
November 08, 2012
Ten of the 20 winners of the fiscal year 2012 competition were evaluated to have a significant focus on using technology in their application.
July 31, 2012
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July 17, 2012
Educational attainment, race, income, and disability remain substantial predictors of access.
May 09, 2012
Has a recent investigative report spurred the Universal Service Administrative Company into action?
April 13, 2012
Jason Tomassini writes about the U.S. Department of Justice's anti-trust suit against the computer giant and several commerical e-book publishers.
April 10, 2012
The State Educational Technology Directors Association highlights innovative programs funded by the now-defunct federal Enhancing Education Through Technology program.
March 29, 2012
U.S. education officials joined in a conversation with ed-tech executives today to discuss the future of digital textbooks.