West Virginia will become the 12th state to implement a statewide "IT Academy" certification program through Microsoft.
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July 21, 2014
June 16, 2014
Deadlines are looming for schools that want to take advantage of the $2 billion in corporate donations through President Obama's ConnectED initiative.
June 13, 2014
The Obama administration, in the latest phase of its "ConnectED" plan, has launched a website to direct K-12 schools to digital products offered by technology companies.
June 10, 2014
Companies that provide digital education for K-12 schools should undergo the same accountability as educators and administrators, say the authors of a new book.
April 29, 2014
Many states are inviting industry to help shape career and technical education to prepare for the high-demand jobs of the future.
April 21, 2014
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush tells attendees at the ASU/GSV summit that entrepreneurship "is not a threat to public education."
March 07, 2014
Leaders from education, business and the tech world talked about how schools are making the transition to using technology at the SXSWedu conference.
February 06, 2014
A new study says superintendents want more business involvement in their districts, so three organizations created a "playbook" to help businesses step up their game.
February 04, 2014
President Obama announced plans from seven large companies to support K-12 schools across the U.S. in their digital learning efforts by contributing $750 million worth of goods and services.
February 03, 2014
The Federal Communications Commission will lift the amount devoted to schools' and libraries' high-speed Internet access by $1 billion annually through the E-rate program.