An initiative to improve the use of apps and mobile technology in the instruction of special education students finds that teachers aren’t receiving the professional development they want.
The Comal, Texas, Independent School District needs help managing a laptop purchase, and Florida’s Santa Rosa County school system is looking for vendors to meet its speech and language therapy needs.
After more than a year of contraction, American PC shipments grew in the second quarter of 2016 following a slowdown in domestic K-12 market growth.
The annual tech conference, which drew attendees and industry representatives from 76 nations in 2015, is expected to attract 500 companies and 16,000 visitors this year.
Propelling student engagement means navigating the logistics of students’ daily lives.
From mobile computing devices to interactive flat-panel displays, spending on ed-tech hardware increased 7 percent in 2015, Futuresource Consulting found.
A new organization led by a former chief information officer of the New York City schools is trying to help K-12 systems make smarter decisions about buying educational technology.
Amazon and the National Federation of the Blind will collaborate on improvements to Amazon’s education content, platforms, and applications.
A court decision that allowed a huge common-core testing contract to go forward was one of the biggest stories that shaped the state and local K-12 market in 2015.
The Facebook executive and his wife say they will donate 99 percent of their Facebook shares, worth $45 billion, to a host of public health and education efforts.