Students at East Side Middle School in New York City observe and conduct experiments on elephants in Thailand via online video chatting.
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April 22, 2013
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April 18, 2013
The FCC announced the appointment of Michael Steffen as Director of Digital Learning, a new digital learning role.
April 12, 2013
Stay tuned for Education Week's coverage of the upcoming ASU/GSV Education Innovation Summit on both the Digital Education and Marketplace K-12 blogs, from April 15-17.
April 12, 2013
A commissioner for the Federal Communications Commission argues that schools need more funding, and specific capacity goals, through the E-rate.
April 10, 2013
Petition organizers are going through a White House process to collect 100,000 signatures to encourage the federal government to support increased school broadband access.
March 14, 2013
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation has described $20 million worth of blended learning projects it has supported over the past year.
March 12, 2013
But school technology leaders don't expect much more funding to flow to technology over the next year, a new survey shows.
March 06, 2013
Amplify, the education division of News Corp., unveils a tablet device with a pre-loaded curriculum and an open platform.