Citing Education Week's reporting, the ACLU and nearly three dozen other groups asked Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis to immediately halt construction of the new statewide database, scheduled to be operational Aug. 1.
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July 09, 2019
April 26, 2019
A recent report from Common Sense Media reveals that teachers don't feel they have the right tech for their classrooms.
January 31, 2019
Unfamiliarity with technology contributed to lower scores for online test-takers in 2015, but the effects diminished over time, researchers found.
December 13, 2018
Live, real-time access to school camera systems could improve police response to tragedies. But law-enforcement surveillance in public schools could also have negative consequences.
December 05, 2018
Some district technology leaders say having staff email addresses publicly available opens the door for phishing scams and potential hacks.
October 11, 2018
K-12 leaders should look for help from other school districts when they're struggling to get their management and learning systems back online after a hurricane.
October 08, 2018
Twenty-two states now have K-12 computer-science standards, and 15 states require all high schools to offer computer science, a new report finds.
August 22, 2018
Ohio is seeking to recoup millions of dollars in funds from now-defunct online charter school, the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow.
July 10, 2018
The mid-year closure of Ohio's largest full-time online charter school has had far-reaching effects, as seen in a roundup of recent headlines.
May 07, 2018
The state's education secretary says the move will help ensure students' preparedness for the "21st century marketplace."