"Social Innovation Research Center"
U. of Missouri boosts STEM for rural schools with $22.4M in grants
The university anticipates new federal funding will bring STEM education to 500 educators and nearly 30,000 students in high-need areas.
Cryptocurrency firm opens 'Ripple for Good,' a STEM and fintech philanthropy
Cryptocurrency giant Ripple Labs is allocating more than $100 million to jumpstart a new philanthropic institution.
ISTE 2018 provides megaphone for edtech groups
Groups like Common Sense and Future Ready Schools announced their latest efforts to ensure the effective use of technology in education.
The role of the higher ed CIO in the age of increased accountability
Commentary: Five questions higher ed CIOs can — and should — help answer in measuring student success.
Report: Popularity of 'personalized learning' could be putting student data at risk
Schools should be wary of edtech companies that aren't transparent about how they collect student data and what they do with it.
Let the edtech games begin
50 startups and developers showcase innovative learning apps and technologies launched with seed funds from federal agencies.
Innovative New Jersey superintendent highlights tech's pivotal role for learning
2016 NASSP Digital Principal of the Year Glenn Robbins talks about innovation, technology and helping students become 'life-ready.'
Nicaraguan immigrant wins digital equity award for exposing minority youth to tech, coding
Antonio Tijerino, who didn't speak any English when he arrived in the U.S. from Central America, has pushed for more minority kids to be exposed to tech and devices.
New director of Christensen Institute, champion of 'disruptive innovation,' talks to EdScoop
Julia Freeland Fisher recently took the helm of the Christensen Institute, a nonpartisan education think tank based in California, from Michael Horn. She sat down with EdScoop for a Q&A.
States report technical glitches on new computerized tests
Several school districts have been plagued with technological problems on standardized tests, ranging from slow Internet connections to possible cyber attacks.