Miami-Dade, Broward, and other school districts have suspended online testing as the state of Florida, and its vendor, the American Institutes for Research, work on a fix.
The American Institutes for Research says a problem with data and testing servers caused breakdowns with online exams Monday in Florida.
Federal officials have published model "terms of service" to help guide districts on what privacy policies to demand from vendors.
The educational technology market has topped $8.4 billion in value, fueled by growth in assessment and other areas, according to a new analysis.
Fedora, LocoMotive Labs, and EdTrips headlined a busy week of K-12 venture capital.
School and library officials applauded the FCC's action, because they believe it prevents their institutions from being relegated to a "slow lane" of Internet service.
Futuresource Consulting projects that half of students and teachers in the U.S. will have access to their own personal computer in school by 2015-16.
Federal Communications Commissioners Ajit Pai and Mike O'Rielly Monday asked the FCC chairman to release his 332-page "net neutrality" plan and postpone Thursday's scheduled vote.
NoRedInk, a website that uses student interests to create grammar and writing exercises, raised $6 million in a Series A round.
Listen Current, a curator of public radio stories geared towards science, social studies, and English/language arts classrooms, raised $950,000 in seed funding.