Tags Alliance for Excellent Education

Release of overdue federal report on ‘homework gap’ validates stakeholder concerns

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The Institute of Education Sciences' report shows a "huge gap" in broadband access among children, and it breaks down the data across demographic groups.

Pressure intensifies on IES for long-delayed 'homework gap' report

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

Progress on crucial tech policies is stagnating because the Institute of Education Sciences blew its deadline, education groups say.

School leaders, edtech organizations plead with FCC to preserve E-rate

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

In letters to the commission, superintendents and advocates describe the benefits of E-rate's Category Two Services and request continued funding.

Louisiana district illustrates power of E-rate in education

by Richard W. Walker • 3 years ago

Without E-rate funds, "we may not be where we are now," said the tech director of a district that recently launched 1:1 and implemented online testing.

Education advocacy groups ask FCC to reverse Lifeline decision

by Richard W. Walker • 4 years ago

Lifeline broadband expansion is needed to close student “homework gap,” groups say.

'Digital Learning Day' lives up to its name this year

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

The annual event, put on by the Alliance for Excellent Education, will host webcasts on Wednesday focused on digital equity. There will be 1,000 smaller events across the country.

Teachers should use more technology in school: panel

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

A panel at the Alliance for Excellent Education said teachers should learn how to better integrate technology into their classrooms.