The Philadelphia school district plans to open an online school, in a move aimed at luring families back to the troubled system.
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April 19, 2013
April 16, 2013
The former Apple Inc. official plans to use her government and tech company experience to help bridge the public and private sectors.
April 12, 2013
Stay tuned for Education Week's coverage of the upcoming ASU/GSV Education Innovation Summit on both the Digital Education and Marketplace K-12 blogs, from April 15-17.
April 12, 2013
A commissioner for the Federal Communications Commission argues that schools need more funding, and specific capacity goals, through the E-rate.
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 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 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 12, 2013
But school technology leaders don't expect much more funding to flow to technology over the next year, a new survey shows.