President Obama announced new ConnectED initiatives to provide $250 million in free e-books to students and meant to give all students in 30 communities a library card.
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April 30, 2015
May 23, 2014
This week's Roundup looks at decreased teen reading, e-book subscription services, and the ongoing discussion over diversity in literature.
April 18, 2014
Digital reading may be making it difficult for readers to concentrate on and comprehend conventional books.
March 11, 2014
Many people are wondering whether there is a bubble in educational technology. Has too much venture capital been invested in the sector? Have valuations gotten too high? My answer is that there is a bubble in ideas that won't work and a dearth of capital for ideas that can work.
October 14, 2013
New coverage of classroom management, including practical advice for and from teachers, from Education Week Teacher and Education Week Press.
March 08, 2013
BookMarks' Friday roundup looks at World Book Day, new Library of Congress resources for teachers, and more.
January 16, 2013
Despite the rising popularity of e-books, most students today still turn to print books when they read for fun, a survey reveals.
January 14, 2013
More than half the children surveyed said they still want to read books on paper even though electronic versions are available.
January 11, 2013
Reading Rainbow, RRKidz's interactive digital library iPad app, will now offer books from National Geographic Kids.
July 19, 2012
Here's a quick update on what's been happening in the world of e-reader technology.