Classroom technology should take a back seat to learning structure, experts say

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The 2019 policy priorities for the International Association of K-12 Online Learning omit technology. Here's what they say is more important.

Competency-based education is gaining traction in states

by Patience Wait • 2 years ago

iNACOL report provides case studies of eight states’ funding strategies and outlines additional steps to fund innovation and change.

iNACOL report offers concrete recommendations for states under ESSA

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

The K-12 technology association has laid out opportunities for states to change models of teaching, learning and assessment under the new federal law.

What do the tests of the future look like?

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

Officials from the Education Department have said that simulations or projects can count as tests.

Vermont serves as role model for personalized learning

by Corinne Lestch • 4 years ago

A new report from iNACOL details state policies around personalized learning.

School CTOs eager to tap ESSA funds for tech, teacher training

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

The Every Student Succeeds Act allocates more than billion to train teachers to use technology and personalized learning programs, a win for school tech directors.

New education secretary should expand personalized learning initiatives: experts

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

Acting Education Secretary John King, former education commissioner for New York, is known for benefiting from innovative programs that his predecessor started.

FCC commissioner throws weight behind new 'homework gap' bill

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

Jessica Rosenworcel appeared alongside Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., during the announcement of the legislation. She has been an outspoken advocate for kids who don't have Internet access.

Suits against Harvard, MIT spotlight flaws in closed captions

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

The prestigious schools serve as examples of a widespread problem across industries and sectors that fail to caption their online content, advocates say.