Districts find it difficult to discover the best ed-tech products, and providers of the products say it's tough to sell to K-12.
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November 14, 2014
October 07, 2014
Superintendents talked about how they're approaching innovation in their districts, and what results they're seeing, in a conference held in D.C. this week.
September 18, 2014
A non-profit launched by the U.S. Education Department in 2011 to help support ed-tech innovation now works with 56 districts to identify and spread promising practices.
August 07, 2014
More than 4,500 students and 350 educators will be given either an iPad or Samsung Galaxy tablet, with the ability to use them at home, under the two-year project organized by Digital Promise and the Verizon Foundation.
March 24, 2014
Nine school districts, including one in Germany serving U.S. military families, have been chosen to join the League of Innovative Schools.
May 31, 2013
A new report urges districts and entrepreneurs to work together to improve the process through which school systems select and purchase educational technology.
April 16, 2013
Karen Cator, the U.S. Department of Education's former ed-tech director, will join the organization Digital Promise, in a move announced at the ASU/GSV Advisors Education Innovation Summit.
April 16, 2013
The former Apple Inc. official plans to use her government and tech company experience to help bridge the public and private sectors.
November 14, 2012
The former Apple executive, who served in the Obama administration for four years, plans to leave the job in 2013 after her replacement is chosen and put in place.
August 16, 2012
Adam Frankel hopes The League of Innovative Schools will lead the way in helping schools make the switch to common standards.