Virginia forms STEM education commission to tackle workforce issues
The new advisory body will seek opportunities for public-private partnership and improve educational access across demographic groups.
Five ways to close the homework gap
Commentary: By rallying community members and thinking creatively, schools can connect more of their students to the internet.
For better edtech purchasing, ask these 4 crucial questions
Commentary: Educators and industry experts weigh in on how to navigate the vast number of digital educational tools available today.
1.4 million student Social Security numbers found unencrypted in Maryland
A recent audit found the state's Education Department was storing sensitive personal data in plaintext format and not updating its software.
FCC votes to auction off Educational Broadband Service in 2020
Telecommunications providers will soon compete for licenses for the 2.5 GHz spectrum to build out the next generation of their wireless networks.
Florida's statewide student data project alarms privacy groups
Civil rights watchdogs say the data-collection project to prevent school gun violence is being pushed into students' lives haphazardly.
Security, wireless internet upgrades head to New York schools
The state will disperse another $85 million of a $2 billion education fund created through the Smart Schools Bond Act in 2014.
For student privacy, this Austin-area district is one of the best
The Leander Independent School District has become just one of a few school systems to earn the Trusted Learning Environment Seal from CoSN.
'Tech for Rural Districts' brings new resources to remote schools
"Like a focus group on steroids," a new initiative created by two education groups will provide online resources for remote communities.
Demand for broadband in schools strong, E-Rate survey shows
E-Rate recipients came out in record numbers for an annual survey conducted by Funds For Learning, which found sustained demand for bandwidth.