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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April 12, 2013
April 10, 2013
Petition organizers are going through a White House process to collect 100,000 signatures to encourage the federal government to support increased school broadband access.
April 03, 2013
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Facebook are staging a pair of "hackathons" this months aimed at producing new ideas in college access, social learning and other areas.
April 02, 2013
School districts' chief financial officers and their chief technology officers often don't share the same language or way of thinking, the leader of a national school tech group says.
March 21, 2013
While only six states earned an A or B on the ed-tech advocacy group's report card, 152 laws were passed in 2012 to support digital learning.
March 20, 2013
Experts on a Brookings Institution panel discussion today agreed that using technology to improve schools requires a systemic change.
March 15, 2013
The U.S. House of Representatives seeks to recognize student programmers through the "Congressional App Challenge."
March 14, 2013
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation has described $20 million worth of blended learning projects it has supported over the past year.
March 13, 2013
Several Pennsylvania students were suspended for a what a school labeled a "very graphic and very vulgar" imitation of the Harlem Shake, prompting condemnation from civil rights groups.
March 12, 2013
But school technology leaders don't expect much more funding to flow to technology over the next year, a new survey shows.