Families' spending on school supplies has dropped a bit from last year, according to the National Retail Federation.
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July 23, 2015
May 28, 2015
Chromebook sales to end-users will reach 7.3 million units in 2015, a 27 percent increase from last year, according to a new report.
May 27, 2015
The Learning Accelerator is working with between 25-30 districts in an effort to create a "pricing database" for computing devices.
May 19, 2015
The spending surge is being driven by demand for mobile personal computers, which account for 63 percent of total educational spending on hardware.
April 29, 2015
Bipartisan federal student data-privacy legislation likely to be introduced this week would give the Federal Trade Commission new authority to regulate educational technology vendors.
April 21, 2015
Nearly a quarter of teens are online "almost constantly" and 73 percent of teens own smartphones, according to a new Pew Research Center survey.
April 14, 2015
Congress has appropriated $950,000 for the development of "engaging" Web and mobile apps about how it works, and civic participation, for K-12 students.
March 25, 2015
Seven countries provided 500,000 or more mobile devices to their students in K-12 last year, according to Futuresource Consulting.
March 17, 2015
Higher education learners rely on their mobile devices to study, and 77 percent report getting better grades as a result, according to new research.
March 17, 2015
More than 80 percent of college students are now using mobile devices to study, and the growth in the use of those devices is shaping where and when postsecondary enrollees do academic work, a new survey from McGraw-Hill Education and Hanover Research finds.