CoSN CEO previews edtech 'enabler' and 'accelerator' reports
"Learners as creators" and "mobile devices" will each top upcoming reports to be released by the Consortium for School Networking later this year.
Grades, attendance records altered in Michigan high school hack
The district's superintendent has notified parents of students at Orchard Views High School that some academic data had been accessed and changed.
How one K-12 technologist deals with the most common innovation hurdles
The chief technology officer of Austin Independent School District says technology is the missing piece for many classrooms today.
Lawmakers want the FCC to fund Wi-Fi on school buses
New legislation would use E-rate funds to bring internet access to students who may not have connections at home.
Governors are putting greater support behind education at every age level
Adult and technical, K-12, and early-childhood education are all finding heightened support from state leaders, policy analysts said at SXSW 2019.
Overloaded with apps? How to organize your edtech toolkit
Commentary: edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey shares how educators are using a new platform to manage data privacy and boost outcomes in the classroom.
Edtech leaders nudge Congress on grant funding, student data privacy
Educators from across the country gathered in Washington to meet with representatives on issues like Title II, Title IV and E-rate.
How to improve digital instruction with the science of learning
Commentary: edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock explains how the brain's thinking, feeling and sensing systems can come together to maximize knowledge retent
Hacked Georgia school district thwarts attempt to steal payroll funds
Thanks to two-factor authentication, school officials were notified of an unauthorized transfer attempt and no money was lost, a spokesman said.
States overcome challenges with early childhood education data through collaboration
At South by Southwest EDU 2019, officials from Minnesota, Texas, Georgia and Utah shared best practices around design, security and governance.