Full-time virtual schools shouldn't receive more than traditional schools for providing comparable services and results, argues the National Education Policy Center.
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November 08, 2013
October 28, 2013
Enrollment in fully online, multidistrict schools grew 13 percent over the past year, to 310,000 students, according to a new report.
October 03, 2013
The Consortium for School Networking, an association of K-12 technology officials, has seven recommendations for bringing digital improvements to districts.
September 20, 2013
Public comments on the FCC proposal to overhaul the federal E-rate program show a split on the call for new funding.
August 08, 2013
Most eligible schools in Idaho have signed on to participate in a state-wide Wi-Fi contract, despite state lawmakers' concerns about how the deal was arranged by state schools chief Tom Luna.
July 23, 2013
A new report uses an "index" to for evaluating educational technology based on its design, usefulness in schools, and other factors.
July 12, 2013
South Carolina is launching a major expansion of its state virtual learning program that lawmakers say will help meet surging demand from students.
July 06, 2013
The National Education Association passed its first revision to digital-learning policy in 11 years.
June 28, 2013
The acting chairperson of the Federal Communications Commission, Mignon Clyburn, has floated proposed changes to the E-rate program that mirror many of President Obama's objectives.
June 19, 2013
Thomas Wheeler, the Obama administration's pick to serve as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, pledged Tuesday to support changes to the E-rate that would boost schools' Web connectivity.