The Houston Independent School District has selected a curated content provider to supply resources for its PowerUp campaign, which aims to put a laptop in the hands of every single one of its 65,000 students by next year.
Participate Learning, formerly called appoLearning, has introduced Collections, a new curation and collaboration tool for teachers.
Carnegie Learning has introduced a new iPad-based application for math designed for students in grades 6-12.
Feds are looking to require that all copyrightable educational materials funded by department grants be openly licensed and free to use.
South Carolina's Darlington County School District has gone public with its use of digital curriculum in grade 8 accelerated math classes.
Free curriculum from a non-profit will help educate middle schoolers in the appropriate use of content online.
- By Dian Schaffhauser
The new InspirED project is intended to help young people develop the skills to understand and manage their emotions.
As states and districts increasingly adopt digital instructional materials, educators, administrators, policy makers and providers need a strategy to support the successful acquisition and implementation of those materials, according to a new report from the State Educational Technology Directors Association.
Penn State researchers have been piloting a technology that allows faculty (and students) to build e-textbooks algorithmically using keywords to gather together materials from open resources.
Shmoop, a digital publisher, has launched customizable courses for K-12 classes.