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South Carolina district moves to replace snow days with 'e-learning days'

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

Every student in the district will have a Chromebook by November, just in time to institute a pilot program that replaces snow days with virtual schoo

Seven Florida universities join state's cyber training platform

by Mark Satter • 1 year ago

The Florida Center for Cybersecurity will bring its virtual learning lab, called the CyberHub, to more public universities across the state this fall.

Missouri governor signs virtual schools bill hours before resigning his seat

by Corinne Lestch • 1 year ago

New legislation, signed during Gov. Eric Greitens' final hours in office, will significantly expand online education for Missouri's K-12 students.

Technology integration at California's 114 community colleges is 'a balancing act,' chancellor says

by Emily Tate • 1 year ago

Eloy Oakley tells EdScoop how he juggles technology investment and implementation across so many different institutions serving so many students.

Rural schools in Kentucky join forces online for teacher training

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

A Kentucky network of 22 schools uses microcredentialing to provide professional development opportunities to teachers.

SNHU pilots blockchain-enabled credential program

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The digital program, which provides a platform to organize degrees, certificates and competencies, will be offered to 1,000 alumni initially.

Immersive technology keeps Rutgers students in class and off the buses

by Emily Tate • 1 year ago

Telepresence technology from Cisco allows faculty members at Rutgers University to be in two classrooms at once, eliminating the need for cross-campus commutes.

California headed for its first fully online community college

by EdScoop Staff • 2 years ago

The largest community college system in the country, serving 2.1 million students, will likely be adding an online college for working learners soon.

'Democratizing' edtech entrepreneurship is a priority for Village Capital

by Corinne Lestch • 2 years ago

The venture capital firm runs a program for early stage edtech startups to connect them with investors and business resources.