The Mississippi department of education awarded an $8.3 million contract to Pearson, in a decision it said was compelled by a state board's failure to act.
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Chegg is offering $24-per-hour college counseling to high school students, which the company says is an alternative to costly services.
June 23, 2014
Forty-six percent of school administrators cite mobile device use as a "major factor" in college- and career-readiness instruction for students.
May 21, 2014
Most will be spent to wire city schools and purchase new hardware, while $20 million will buy new devices and software for classrooms.
April 23, 2014
A panel that included K-12 teachers gave attendees at a major education business a blunt view of their frustrations and worries about classroom technologies.
March 24, 2014
Two decades after Massachusetts made major changes to its education system, a new report argues that it needs to address school funding and autonomy, to maintain its elite status.
October 25, 2013
President Obama visited the career-themed "P-Tech" school in New York City today and called for more funding to be directed toward replicating its academic model.
September 30, 2013
The Aspen Institute is hosting a forum that will explore how employers can help out-of-work young adults -- and by extension, their children.
August 31, 2013
A Brooklyn, N.Y., high school that has won praise for pairing employers and students is serving as a model for 16 new schools across the state.
July 01, 2013
Education Pioneers, a nonprofit that matches fellows with educational partners, experienced a 70 percent increase in applicants this year, and edtech is one of the beneficiaries.