State coordinates first K-12/higher education Hour of Code
Hundreds of organizations celebrated the coding event this year, but North Dakota officials say they their state pulled off a unique feat.
There's a shortage of K-12 computer science education in the U.S., Microsoft survey finds
Industry demand for tech workers is climbing, but new data shows computer science is conspicuously absent from K-12 curricula across the country.
Homelessness, 'smart cities' research centers announced at Portland State University
New research centers are designed to bring a multi-disciplinary approach to two of urban America’s most challenging topics.
State-level policy for computer science education continues to grow
A new report from Code.org shows that many states are putting policy support behind computer science education like never before.
As tech giants focus on accessibility tools, the equation changes for education
Costs and ease of use improve as Microsoft and other companies expand features and promote them.
With $60 million in NSF funding, U. of Texas will build the fastest supercomputer in higher ed
The Frontera supercomputer will launch in 2019 and will serve as a resource for professors and researchers nationwide.
New feature on DonorsChoose puts districts' tech guidelines at teachers' fingertips
The crowdfunding nonprofit says the new tool helps teachers get what they need while reducing headaches for administrators and IT departments.
Schools find a classroom translation tool has benefits for reaching parents, too
A standard piece of Microsoft's education suite is being adapted for use in communicating with communities whose native language is not English.
Future Farmers of America, Microsoft to develop tech-based agricultural curriculum
The three-year partnership with Microsoft aims to bring agricultural education into the 21st century. It will kick off at the FFA's annual convention in October.