Using open data for education could unlock between $900 billion and $1.2 trillion in economic value every year, according to a McKinsey Global Institute study.
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October 31, 2013
October 07, 2013
One of the two major consortia developing commmon-core tests is inviting companies to compete to develop speaking and listening assessments, valued at $1.5 million.
September 24, 2013
The Common Core State Standards and the adoption of digital technology in other countries are two areas of opportunity for education companies.
September 23, 2013
Leaders of educational companies and nonprofits are gathered in Denver for EdNET, finding out what the K-12 marketplace of the future will need.
September 10, 2013
The ConnectED initiative launched by President Obama is seen as an opportunity for states and districts to collaborate to bring down the cost of technology.
August 09, 2013
An RFP for curricula will be released Sept. 1 by the National Joint Powers Alliance, a cooperative that counts about 10,000 schools among its members.
July 23, 2013
Hawaii will implement routing software and GPS systems in all public school buses to confront rising transportation costs and improve student safety.
July 23, 2013
A report released today offers an "innovation index" meant to help educators and businesses determine whether digital innovations deliver on their promised classroom benefits.
July 03, 2013
Of the $3.2 billion that public school teachers spent on educational products last school year, they covered $1.6 billion of those costs personally, a survey finds.
June 19, 2013
The Los Angeles Unified School District has awarded a $30 million contract to Apple Inc., as part of a technology project that could ultimately cost $500 million.