Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill intended to prevent internet service providers from blocking or slowing online content in the state.
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March 06, 2018
February 08, 2018
Many advocates say that modeling appropriate behavior with the devices is the way to go, and that a "ban is not a plan."
February 06, 2018
A California district is under fire for allegedly punishing a student who retweeted and liked "inappropriate" content on her personal social-media account.
January 30, 2018
The House education and workforce committee heard from a panel of experts divided over how to balance stronger privacy protections with the desire for better evidence.
January 30, 2018
An Ohio law gives students the right to opt out of Algebra 2 -- a staple of high school math - if they take computer science instead.
January 19, 2018
The 12,000-student Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow has closed its doors following a long battle with state officials over student attendance and funding.
January 02, 2018
Policymakers should redesign accountability systems to transition from a "culture of compliance to one of continuous improvement," a new report argues.
November 08, 2017
The proposed legislation would require the 1.1-million student district to publish the source code behind algorithms used to assign students to high schools, evaluate teachers, and more.
September 21, 2017
Nevada plans to push forward with their state-funded 1-to-1 program after an encouraging independent review study of the program's impact.
July 20, 2017
Philadelphia's mayor and superintendent announced a "kid-safe gaming event" aimed at raising funds for teacher-led classroom technology projects.