Two software programs already used successfully in LA schools received low scores in the procurement process won by Pearson's unproven curriculum, according to a report.
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March 14, 2014
Education technology opens more avenues to commercializing education, say authors of a new study that examines how much K-12 students are exposed to marketing in schools.
February 04, 2014
President Obama announces a plan in which technology corporations will contribute $750 million in goods and services to improve U.S. schools' connectivity.
January 29, 2014
Google Play for Education is adding book rentals to its repertoire and Chromebooks' use in education is expanding, increasing Google's influence in the K-12 market.
January 15, 2014
Apple has settled a complaint for at least $32.5 million, brought by the Federal Trade Commission, focused on charges incurred by children on apps.
November 13, 2013
Tablets loaded with Google Play for Education launched today, with a focus on K-12 schools in the United States, after beta testing in 50 schools.
November 05, 2013
By the end of 2013, total shipments for tablets in the education marketplace are expected to exceed 3.5 million units, with Apple's iPad dominating.
July 11, 2013
A federal judge has ruled that Apple conspired to fix e-book prices. The company vows to appeal the decision.
June 25, 2013
Most Maine school districts are opting for Apple MacBook laptops and iPads over HP ProBook 4440 laptops running Windows 7 for their middle and high school students.
June 19, 2013
The Los Angeles Unified School District has awarded a $30 million contract to Apple Inc., as part of a technology project that could ultimately cost $500 million.