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Pearson goes 'digital first' on higher ed textbooks

by Colin Wood • 2 hours ago

The publisher is stepping away from the "lengthy and expensive" process of updating physical textbooks.

Alexa boosts student engagement, productivity at Park University

by Betsy Foresman • 3 hours ago

The 43-campus institution has developed a new feature for Alexa-enabled devices, designed to give students easy access to information.

Edtech doesn't replace teachers — it augments classroom learning

by Jake Williams • 9 hours ago

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

Five ways to close the homework gap

by Stacey Pusey • 1 day ago

Commentary: By rallying community members and thinking creatively, schools can connect more of their students to the internet.

For better edtech purchasing, ask these 4 crucial questions

by Stacey Pusey • 4 days ago

Commentary: Educators and industry experts weigh in on how to navigate the vast number of digital educational tools available today.

1.4 million student Social Security numbers found unencrypted in Maryland

by Colin Wood • 5 days ago

A recent audit found the state's Education Department was storing sensitive personal data in plaintext format and not updating its software.

Virginia college partners with Marines on data intelligence program

by Betsy Foresman • 5 days ago

The courses will focus on cloud computing, data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence education for marines and civilians alike.

FCC votes to auction off Educational Broadband Service in 2020

by Ryan Johnston • 6 days ago

Telecommunications providers will soon compete for licenses for the 2.5 GHz spectrum to build out the next generation of their wireless networks.

Florida's statewide student data project alarms privacy groups

by Katya Schwenk • 6 days ago

Civil rights watchdogs say the data-collection project to prevent school gun violence is being pushed into students' lives haphazardly.