U. Arizona launches text-message system for coronavirus screening
The new platform, called AZCOVIDTXT, asks users to report the health conditions of household members and directs them to resources as needed.
Butler U. app will guide visually-impaired students through campus
The "Guide Dawg" app will help visually impaired students get to and from class more easily and avoid hazards on campus.
Why edtech leaders should guide teachers on data privacy
While well-intentioned, many teachers don't know how to evaluate data privacy standards of digital resources. IT leaders can help with that.
How Houston ISD's technology director manages edtech for 29,000 employees
The app marketplace is too vast for teachers to sort out alone, said Kristy Sailors, but her district has a few tricks to ensure its apps are safe.
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.
Three lessons on how students can improve school culture
Commentary: K-12 students are in many cases savvier and more thoughtful than educators anticipate, says edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey.
Mobile learning 'shifting the paradigm' of K-12 education, says Apple executive
Apple Education's Jon Landis told a conference audience that educators must evolve to keep pace with the unprecedented changes seen in tech today.
Wary of gun violence, Pennsylvania equips school districts with anonymous-tip app
The app allows students, teachers and parents to report suspicious or potentially violent activity to a new call center in the AG's office.
As tech giants focus on accessibility tools, the equation changes for education
Costs and ease of use improve as Microsoft and other companies expand features and promote them.