The largest school district in the country is giving vendors an opportunity to share their plans for improving the Big Apple’s professional development for academic intervention services. Missouri’s statewide education agency announced that it would hang onto its incumbent test-writing vendor.
The Houston Independent School District is looking for a vendor to build an online tool for tracking and handling hotline complaints it receives, with the goal of resolving problems that get flagged.
What are district officials looking for in educational games? An Illinois school district administrator offers straight talk to vendors.
Is the rise of tempered-glass dry erase boards a trend or a fad? A number of companies are betting schools will choose them over whiteboards, despite glassboards’ relatively high cost.
The tech giant also opened access to Google Expeditions, its educational virtual reality app, which only had been available to teachers who applied.
Atlanta’s school system is looking for a vendor to inventory its assets; another Georgia system wants a major tech upgrade of its transportation system.
A Missouri district chooses a new LMS provider, in a move that it says will save $100,000 per year; and and a South Carolina district wants software to help moderate its students online behaviors.
The powerful D.C. circuit court gave the Federal Communications Commission a major win by sustaining controversial 2015 rules that protect an “open” internet.
Missouri is looking to revamp its agricultural curriculum, to address what department of education officials say is a vital piece of the state’s economy.
A big Georgia school system is seeking a company to help it overhaul its curriculum, and a Minnesota district is looking to buy an student information system.