The cable and Internet provider Comcast will partner with Khan Academy, a major source of open resources, in an attempt to boost needy students' access to the Internet and online learning resources.
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December 19, 2013
October 08, 2013
OpenEd, an online catalog of more than 250,000 web-based educational videos, games, and exercises aligned with some 3,300 Common Core State Standards, launches today.
June 03, 2013
Education publishers described a host of challenges they face in an evolving K-12 market, at a conference held in the nation's capital.
January 28, 2013
A group of prominent academics and education technology developers is pitching a "Digital Bill of Rights," that spells out students' rights in "new and emerging" online environments.
January 09, 2013
The online media company IAC, known for developing sites like Match.com, is acquiring a tutoring site used by families and schools, Tutor.com.
October 18, 2012
K-12 open education advocates face many of the same challenges as those in postsecondary institutions.
October 17, 2012
South African organization Siyavula details how it produces collaboratively authored, open textbooks for K-12 students in that country.
June 22, 2012
Annual gathering of the education technology association offers look at the status and future of the industry.
June 12, 2012
Comments from private sector, education technology community suggest changes, clarifications to U.S. Department of Education's new $400 million competition for school districts.
June 05, 2012
With publishing industry changing, stakeholders debate how free content and new products will determine its future.