The 12,000-student Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow has closed its doors following a long battle with state officials over student attendance and funding.
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January 19, 2018
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.
July 14, 2017
For school leaders, sexting means worries about cellphone searches, bullying prevention, child pornography laws, and difficult conversations with students and parents.
June 30, 2017
Schools should automatically delete a wide range of "superfluous" student information at the end of each school year, says digital-privacy lawyer Bradley Shear.
June 12, 2017
A state audit of student login records determined that Ohio's largest full-time online charter had dramatically overstated its student enrollment.
May 19, 2017
A Pa. Commonwealth Court rejected years of arguments by state officials that the nonprofit board of Insight PA Cyber Charter would not be independent of for-profit management firm K12 Inc.
May 11, 2017
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Chiefs for Change see the Every Student Succeeds Act as a lever for supporting personalized learning at the state and district level.