Tags Institute of Education Sciences

CoSN releases updated 'homework gap' toolkit

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

"We wanted it to be as practical as possible," said Sue Bearden, a project manager for the association. The toolkit recommends five direct actions.

Senators propose E-rate eligibility for school bus Wi-Fi

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

The legislation, aimed at improving internet access for K-12 students, would direct the FCC to add school buses to its broadband discount program.

Release of overdue federal report on ‘homework gap’ validates stakeholder concerns

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The Institute of Education Sciences' report shows a "huge gap" in broadband access among children, and it breaks down the data across demographic groups.

Overdue IES 'homework gap' report to be released in early April

by Ryan Johnston • 3 years ago

The Education Department agency, having blown its deadline nine months ago, drew ire this week from an FCC official.

Tennessee education official: States need federal guidance on student data privacy

by Cassandra Stephenson • 4 years ago

A hearing on education research and student privacy highlighted the need for FERPA updates and increased support.

Education Dept. awards M to edtech startups

by Corinne Lestch • 6 years ago

Eight companies won 00,000 each to scale their app or digital learning tool, while 13 companies will receive 50,000 each to develop prototypes for new products.