K-12 Technology News
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Fewer than half of California public school students are prepared for the academic challenges of college, according to results released Wednesday from the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress.
Cengage Learning added additional features to its MindTap Mobile app, including the ability to download textbooks onto smartphones in 10 seconds or less.
The Columbus Municipal School District will move to a personalized, competency-based program for professional development.
Online learning platform Course Hero is turning great works of literature into the visual representation of text and data known as the infographic.
When school begins Aug. 29 for students in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, some of them will be able to borrow wireless hotspots from five branches of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library in order to gain access to the Internet at home.
The company surveyed more than 1,000 teachers on what they want from digital resources and how open educational resources impact their work.
The CTE-focused challenge selected an app that uses a game-based approach to help middle and high school students discover career opportunities.
Eaton School District in northern Colorado has begun the process of upgrading to a 10 gigabit private fiber optic wide area network between its three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.
The company launched Teacher Vitae, a SaaS-based personalized, professional learning platform for teachers and administrators.
While this country puts a lot of attention on students not achieving at the proficiency level, plenty of focus might be better directed on students who are performing ahead of age-based, grade-level standards.
- By Dian Schaffhauser