Piedmont City School District sees new initiative as stepping stone to innovation, research partnerships.
The federal government there is planning to open 2,500 privately managed schools over the next five years.
Blackboard bolsters its learning management system offerings, but is it at the expense of the open software community?
Scholastic Book Clubs Inc. must pay $3.2 million in state sales tax because teachers helped manage book orders.
A fellowship program called Code for America aims to place some of the brightest young computer scientists into jobs in local government, including school districts.
Industry leaders discuss when to start, where to start, and how to track game-design curriculum.
A renowned computer scientist says education should focus less on what students know and more on how they process information.
The Internet doesn’t increase bullying, Danah Boyd argues, attitudes toward it increases the fear and misunderstanding about what teens are exposed to.
Neeru Khosla, the co-founder of CK-12, shares her thoughts on open education in K-12.
Speech, like conference, addresses technology but leaves privatization questions unanswered.