A group of 20 programmers made a trip to Washington to meet and network with leaders in Congress and the White House.
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October 27, 2015
September 24, 2015
An all-girls private school in New York City and a Texas district are among the first to provide littleBits' programmable electronics kits to all students or libraries.
September 10, 2015
The technology manufacturer says it will end its sponsorship of the high-profile competition when its contract ends after 2017.
July 30, 2015
NewSchools Ignite, a project launched by the NewSchools Venture Fund, will make awards to companies and nonprofits for amounts between $50,000 and $150,000.
July 08, 2015
A New York City startup hopes that programmable friendship bracelets will be a hit with young girls - and stoke their interest in coding and computer science.
July 06, 2015
When the SpaceX rocket exploded last month, education nonprofit Story Time from Space lost nine experiments meant to teach students scientific concepts.
June 17, 2015
A nationally recognized collaboration in Pittsburgh has created a guide for other cities to build cross-sector networks to support hands-on and digital learning.
June 12, 2015
Despite U.S. millennials' widespread use of technology, they still score "dead last" among adults from various countries in their ability to problem-solve with it, a report says.
May 11, 2015
Studies presented at the American Educational Research Association on iPads and early literacy, students' online reading skills, Google Docs, and the frontiers of ed-tech use drew big reactions from readers.
April 17, 2015
Given time and space to innovate, librarians can be instrumental in engaging students in using programming tools, researchers said.