Tags Arkansas

New computer science task force to guide Arkansas’ educational offerings

by Colin Wood • 11 months ago

A new multidisciplinary group is tasked with giving students "the best computer science education possible.”

Arkansas expands stipend program for computer science teachers

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

With the goal of expanding the availability of computer science programs in the state, up to $10,000 will be awarded to computer science teachers.

Want educators to care about data security? 'Speak their language'

by Colin Wood • 2 years ago

Arkansas' Ray Girdler tells EdScoop that getting teachers and administrators involved in his state's voluntary training program takes finesse.

Keeping with a national trend, Arkansas boosts computer science enrollment

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The state reports a more than 600 percent increase of high school computer science teachers within the last three years.

Facebook to deliver VR education to all public high schools in Arkansas

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

The announcement expands on an earlier partnership between the social media company and the state.

Marking a shift, Arkansas signs on with digital assessment company

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The deal between Renaissance and the Department of Education could run through 2024.

Arkansas set to complete historic broadband initiative by August

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The state expects to achieve its long-term goal of installing a high-speed broadband connection in all schools by the beginning of the fall semester.