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.


FuelEd Partners with LTS for Game Based Learning Integration

Fuel Education (FuelEd) has partnered with LTS Education Systems to integrate LTS's adaptive, game-based supplemental learning system, Stride, into FuelEd's PEAK personalized learning platform.

OnCourse Debuts Cloud Based LMS

OnCourse Systems for Education, a provider of web-based tools for education, has introduced a new learning management system for K-12 schools.

Course Hero Launches Mobile Study App

Course Hero has launched a new Android app featuring crowdsourced study resources for students.

Virtual and Augmented Reality Poised for Explosive Growth

Virtual and augmented reality are often touted as the next big thing in education. How big? Not nearly as big as textbooks, but heading toward the billion-dollar mark inside of 10 years.

Math Scores Decline for Seniors, Reading Stays the Same

Seniors nationwide are slipping in math, but their scores in reading haven't changed significantly over the last three years, according to statistics released today in "The Nation's Report Card."

Sesame Workshop and IBM Team Up to Create Tailored Learning Tools

The new alliance aims to bring educational platforms and products that adapt to individual learning preferences for preschoolers.

New Tools to Support Reentry for Previously Incarcerated Youth & Adults

As part of National Reentry Week, the U.S. government announced $5.7 million in grants and a new toolkit aimed at helping previously incarcerated youth and adults transition back into the general population.

iNACOL To Host Webinar on Designing Personalized PD for Personalized Learning

The International Association for K-12 Online Learning will host a free webinar, Powerful, Personalized PD for Teachers, next month focused on designing individualized professional development for personalized learning.

Highlight Personalized Learning Platform Adds New Content Providers

Education Elements has added three new content resource providers to its list of about two dozen already available on its personalized learning platform.

Urban Teachers Program Expands to Dallas-Fort Worth

The alternative teacher certificate program that has adopted the medical school model will start with 100 teachers in Dallas-Fort Worth in the fall.

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