A new report gives the 20 most popular apps in school districts today, and makes the case for districts reigning them in.
In announcing the deal, Scholastic said the acquisition will “significantly advance” the development of its literacy platform
The Federal Trade Commission is seeking public input ahead of an October event focused on concerns about children’s ability to distinguish advertising content from entertainment.
Ed-tech companies need to weave privacy protections into product design and the very fabric of what they do, says Linnette Attai, who consults organizations on GDPR and other regulations.
A district in Illinois is looking for professional learning consulting while a system in Texas seeks master teacher initiative analytics.
A district in Mississippi is looking for a web-based English and math assessment and instruction program while a system in Connecticut seeks a K-5 data monitoring program.
A mid-year report from LearnPlatform shows a shift in the type of ed-tech products that school districts are accessing most widely.
Nearly two years into the pandemic, staffing shortages have kept many districts in “crisis mode.” Some companies are figuring out creative ways to ease the burden.
When it comes to providing technology for their students, teachers have dipped into their own pockets to pay for everything from lessons to apps to devices, an EdWeek Market Brief survey finds.
An Edweek Market Brief survey breaks down whether districts are shifting to online solicitations, or sticking with in-person bids.