Sesame Workshop President and Founder Gary Knell and White House Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra joined up to announce the winners of the workshop's Cooney Center Prizes for Innovation in Children's Learning.
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June 18, 2010
May 18, 2010
The American Library Association recently submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Education regarding the National Education Technology Plan.
March 05, 2010
The National Educational Technology Plan, released today by the U.S. Department of Education, outlines the steps schools should take to use technology for improving learning.
March 03, 2010
The National Ed-Tech Plan, the federal government's blueprint for how technology should be used to improve schools, is expected to be released soon, possibly as early as Friday.
February 03, 2010
Three education-technology organizations issued a joint statement expressing their concerns.
November 23, 2009
A $2 million contest will reward innovative digital media projects that promote math and science learning.
November 16, 2009
At Tech Innovators conference, White House Adviser Kareem Dale says technology will be used to leverage education opportunities for people with disabilities.
November 06, 2009
The FCC is accepting comments on proposed changes to the E-rate requirements for Internet safety in participating schools.
November 04, 2009
The new director of the U.S. Department of Education's office of technology says that updating the plan is one of the most important near-team projects for her office.
November 02, 2009
The company's former director of education leadership and advocacy is the new director of the office of educational technology at the U.S. Department of Education.