Congress considers bills on student privacy, workforce, school security and STEM diversity research

Within 45 days, agencies must appoint a software manager to oversee license and agreement inventories, and begin reporting progress in their license management by Nov. 30.

k-12 news

by Betsy Foresman • 4 days ago

After an attempt to approve the standards stalled in March, policymakers are now weighing a thorough curriculum against teachers' ability to teach it.

by Colin Wood • 5 days ago

Commentary:'s Eileen Belastock reviews research showing students with smartphones receive one notification every eight minutes and pay less

by Betsy Foresman • 6 days ago

School administrators are now investigating how he managed to send an obscene email to all students, staff and faculty.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

Though the education sector faces similar threats seen elsewhere, its challenge is balancing essential flexibility with sound security practices.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

A wireless internet service currently available primarily to educational institutions could soon be opened up for private industry to monetize.

by Colin Wood • 2 weeks ago

Commentary:’s Eileen Belastock explains how resources like audiobooks can empower students to learn more independently.

by Jacque Deckard • 2 weeks ago

Commentary: Data management coordinator Jacque Deckard says common software already in use in K-12 districts can mitigate threats against students.

by Colin Wood • 3 weeks ago

Though no sensitive information was leaked, administrators say the incident barred access to essential tools.

by Stacey Pusey • 4 weeks ago

Commentary: The methods in each state vary, says's Stacey Pusey, but most states have coordinated strategies for reaching everyone.

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

New research indicates paper has the edge when it comes to understanding the material, but digital media remains easier to distribute and carry.