The group will be led by four co-chairs, including former U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings and Common Sense Media Founder and CEO James Steyer.
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March 13, 2012
Yet another in a string of legal cases that will shape how we think about student speech rights in the online age has surfaced in Minnesota.
March 07, 2012
The former Federal Communications Commission Commissioner was awarded CoSN's annual Award for Excellence in Public Service.
December 30, 2011
In case you haven't read every single Digital Education entry during the last 12 months, here's a wrap-up of what we think were the five biggest ed-tech themes of 2011.
November 10, 2011
The U.S. ed-tech second-in-command aimed to assure technology advocates that the Obama administration understands the importance of educators' leadership.
November 08, 2011
Arne Duncan has had ed-tech in his crosshairs this week, appearing at the launch of one long-awaited digital initiative Monday before putting another in Microsoft's control Tuesday.
October 24, 2011
The inclusion of the ATTAIN Act is the key selling point for groups like CoSN, ISTE, SETDA, and SIIA.
October 20, 2011
But Julius Genachowski implored other companies to see the broadband gap as a business opportunity.
October 12, 2011
Chairman Genachowski also noted plans to explore ways E-Rate can expand access to digital literacy training.
September 27, 2011
Tech4Teachers will run through the state's teacher centers and give their paying members access to an online catalog of discounted hardware and software.