The report chronicles federal action during the past two years to increase broadband access across all sectors of rural life.
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June 22, 2011
April 14, 2011
Lawmakers announced that all $100 million in annual funding would be taken from the ed-tech program if the proposed federal funding bill passes this week.
March 28, 2011
The civil rights advocate says schools that block gay- and lesbian-related online content are acting unconstitutionally and unlawfully.
March 24, 2011
Steve Midgley of the U.S. Office of Education Technology stopped by the SIIA to explain the project and give a timeline.
March 16, 2011
The announcements came during the first full day of the group's annual conference in New Orleans.
March 15, 2011
The U.S. Chief Technology Officer said focusing on infrastructure, access, and research should be the federal government's role in ed-tech funding.
March 14, 2011
As the CoSN 2011 conference opens, there's a lot of informal talk about the federal commitment to education technology.
March 09, 2011
The statement from CoSN, ISTE, SETDA, and SIIA warns eliminating the program is the "surest way to devalue" recent education technology investment.
February 23, 2011
The state-level ed-tech group says the findings re-emphasize the need for continued investment in infrastructure to increase connectivity.
February 15, 2011
This week's ed-tech news includes the debut of a new kid-safe social network and an ed-tech-centric reaction to the Capitol Hill budget clash.