Carnegie Mellon using Facebook to collect COVID-19 data
Researchers have collected more than 13 million survey responses, which have been used to help inform public authorities' responses to the pandemic.
Brooklyn school students boycott self-directed learning program
High-school students staged a walk-out after the self-directed Summit Learning program left both students and teachers "lost."
Data defense: Four ways online education can avoid Facebook's fallibility
Commentary: The Cambridge Analytica incident acts as a wakeup call for everyday internet users, including those in higher education.
New York initiative hopes to double the number of CUNY graduates with tech degrees
The mayor’s office will allocate 0 million in funding for improved tech programs in the citywide university system.
Zuckerberg taps former Education Dept. deputy to lead school initiatives
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan hired Jim Shelton, former deputy secretary and recent chief impact officer for an online higher education program.