Tags Department of Education

Education Dept. pleads FCC not to repurpose wireless broadband service

by Colin Wood • 2 weeks ago

The department wrote the commission a letter asking it to maintain the Educational Broadband Service's "educational nature."

Oregon readies launch of student database ten years in the making

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

The longitudinal data system is hoped to help researchers and policymakers spot trends, improve student outcomes and inform policy.

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

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

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

Need edtech help? 'You just have to ask' Indiana eLearning director says

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

Indiana's Candice Dodson says spurring new partnerships in education is often a matter merely of getting people in the same room.

Education Department now taking applications for OER higher ed grants

by Patience Wait • 11 months ago

Congress included million in funding for OER pilot programs in its budget earlier this year, with the aim of bringing down the costs of college textbooks.