Three-fourths of school districts are counting on the testing consortia to provide them with common-core instructional materials, according to an MDR survey.
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March 03, 2014
March 02, 2014
Amplify, a subsidiary of media giant News Corp., released a digital curriculum at the SXSWedu conference Monday that combines content with analytics and games.
February 20, 2014
Three organizations collaborated to create a checklist to help districts prepare for the advent of administering online tests aligned with the Common Core State Standards.
February 14, 2014
A new study examines the cost savings available through scoring essay test items through automated machines, rather than by people.
January 30, 2014
A group of about 50 business leaders have written to the Federal Communications Commission calling for improvements to the E-rate progarm.
January 24, 2014
In a letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, 34 state schools chief vowed to not share personally identifiable student data with the federal government.
January 13, 2014
Changes to the E-rate program, controversy over data privacy, and improving school budgets are expected to impact preK-12 companies doing business with schools in 2014.
January 07, 2014
The president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Tom Donohue, will reiterate the business organization's backing of the common-core standards, which have come under attack.
January 07, 2014
Education technology companies selling to the PreK-12 market will need to focus more on results, as education leaders are more sophisticated in their purchasing.
January 06, 2014
Sales of education publishers' print and digital K-12 products jumped 7 percent in 2013 over the previous year, according to the Association of American Publishers.