Twenty-six teachers at Detroit Public Schools will have funding for science, technology, engineering and math projects thanks to $35,000 in grants.
DreamBox Learning has released its DreamBox Learning Math program as a free iPad app.
Trapp Tech, an Arizona-based provider of managed services, has begun offering IT services for K-12 districts across the country.
Carnegie Mellon University has launched the Simon Initiative in an effort to improve student learning through the use of science and technology.
Ed tech developer OpenEd has released a new API that allows anyone to tap into its catalog of more than 250,000 standards-aligned digital resources for K-12.
Moodle has been updated to version 2.5.3. The new version includes minor updates, including bug fixes, accessibility improvements, and feature improvements.
FrontRow has released Teacher Edition, a new app for iOS-based devices designed to give teachers mobile control over their classroom AV equipment.
Android smartphones accounted for 81 percent of all smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2013, according to a new report from market research firm International Data Corporation.
Legislators in the United States Senate and House of Representatives have introduced bills designed to expand preschool access to low-income families.
Google is launching Google Play for Education, a package that combines Android-based tablets with management tools and software designed specifically for K-12 schools.