A new RAND evaluation of Opportunity by Design high schools found barriers to customizing instruction and implementing "mastery-based" progressions.
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A RAND Corporation report on how to mitigate bias in public-policy tools driven by artificial intelligence has implications for K-12 schools.
January 19, 2017
A renewed focus on media literacy may be a a silver lining to the scourge of fake news, said Newsela CEO Matthew Gross in an extended Q&A.
December 02, 2016
Many vendors lack even minimal data-security protections, leaving school and student data vulnerable, according to Common Sense Education.
November 23, 2016
Districts can pay for cybersecurity software with the E-rate program, one report finds, while another shows a strong interest in procuring goods and services for school safety.
August 09, 2016
The California charter network famous for its partnership with Facebook will expand its Basecamp program to 100 schools across the country.
May 04, 2016
Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education James Shelton will direct Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's multi-billion dollar commitment to personalized learning and schools in underserved communities.
April 09, 2016
Low-income Florida students are more likely than their affluent peers to use classroom software for drill-and-kill practice, according to new research.
March 29, 2016
Common Sense Media has released an "information security primer" to help schools and ed-tech vendors test the privacy and security of new products.
March 07, 2016
Engineers from Facebook and educators from Summit Public Schools are co-developing a new digital learning platform. Can it find a place in a crowded K-12 market?