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COVID-19 could pave the way for edtech funding, equity

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

School closures are underscoring technology's shortcomings in a way that could benefit education in the long-term, said technology researcher Amber Case.

CoSN moves conference online in response to COVID-19

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

In-person attendance for next week's event has been cancelled and organizers will instead transition to a virtual format.

Voting opens for 2020 Emerging EdTech Leaders program

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

Voters will choose the next class of NextGen: Emerging EdTech Leaders from a group of 12 nominees. Voting is open until Feb. 19.

Senate bill would order DHS to review K-12 cybersecurity

by Benjamin Freed • 4 months ago

New legislation would direct DHS to review of K-12 cybersecurity risks and implement guidelines to defend against threats like ransomware.

Nominations open for 2020 emerging edtech leader program

by Jake Williams • 4 months ago

The program, in its fifth year, is a joint effort between CoSN and EdScoop to recognize emerging leaders in the K-12 edtech space.

Why K-12 leaders should be smarter with edtech funds

by Jake Williams • 7 months ago

As CTOs look to a future beyond being the "break-fix person," tech can help them find efficiencies and improve services, one K-12 technologist says.

District data can help teachers 'work smarter, not harder'

by Jake Williams • 8 months ago

At Aldine ISD in Texas, the technology director says schools need to use data to improve services for both students and teachers alike.

Edtech doesn't replace teachers — it augments classroom learning

by Jake Williams • 9 months ago

Educational technologies take some training to deploy effectively, but ultimately they can transform classrooms, says an Indianapolis-area educator.

Upgrades prompt Virginia school district to rethink data centers

by Jake Williams • 9 months ago

Prince William County Public Schools' tech supervisor says the financial and human capital costs of data center upkeep have him considering the cloud.