K-12 Technology News

Here you'll find the latest news from the education technology world, from the newest hardware and software releases to policy and funding updates to research reports to school and district tech initiatives. Looking for more in-depth coverage of important topics? Be sure to visit our Features page.


Gale Launches Curriculum Tool Kit for Educators

Gale In Context: For Educators provides teachers with a suite of standards-aligned lesson plans and instructional materials designed for K-12 classrooms.

Grants to Cover Cost of School Safety Software Licenses

The grant program will allow districts to cover the cost of school-wide deployment for ed tech solutions that align with the Safer Schools Framework

Free Guide Offers STEM Advice

Boxlight, a company known for its audiovisual gear for the classroom, has issued a free guide to help teachers know where to find apps, activities, ideas and funding to support STEM learning.

How Teachers Incorporate STEM Learning into the Classroom

A new ED report identifies nine dimensions of effective STEM learning practices that are used in classrooms today.

$9 Million San Antonio Fiber Project to Come at No Cost to the District

San Antonio Independent School District in Texas recently broke ground on the site where a new fiber network will connect every single campus and office facility with almost 80 miles of cabling.

New Report Pushes for Greater Diversity in Esports

As more colleges and universities add esports to their formal athletics programs, they'll eventually need to grapple with Title IX implications.

Grants & Upcoming Events (Week of October 21, 2019)

Upcoming funding opportunities for schools

Robotics Contest to Award $100,000 in Amazon Gift Cards, LEGO Robotics Kits

The LEGO MINDSTORMS Voice Challenge connects LEGO robots to the Amazon Alexa Gadgets Toolkit and tasks contest participants to create voice-powered experiences.

Wyebot Launches WiFi Network Solution Platform

The company’s Wireless Intelligence Platform uses artificial intelligence identify potential WiFi connection threats and actionable steps to optimize performance.

Grant Program to Fund Professional Development Projects

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) has announced a $1.2 million grant to automatically fund nearly 700 professional development projects posted by teachers on DonorsChoose.

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