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9/14/2012

9/14/2012

Easton Area School District students may soon be able to obtain diplomas without leaving their homes if the district approves a proposed cyber academy.

9/14/2012

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan got his show on the road here Wednesday, hyping the promise of technology to transform education as he embarked on a series of back-to-school pep talks across the country.

9/12/2012

9/12/2012

Improving education is no easy task, but Shantanu Sinah said administrators would be wise to consider one piece of advice: let students move at their own paces.

9/12/2012

Local school districts that want to use online courses and computers instead of paper for assignments have a problem: The number of families who can't afford laptops and tablets is rising.

9/4/2012

9/4/2012

Many schools tell kids to leave their cellphones, iPods and other gadgets at home or at least stowed in backpacks for the day — to varying degrees of success.

8/30/2012

8/30/2012

East Haven Public School District is already off to a state-of-the-art start to the first half of the new school year.

8/29/2012

8/29/2012

K12 Inc., the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in kindergarten through high school, announced it has partnered with Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District to launch a new, blended online learning program for high school students across the district.

8/29/2012

About 148,000 students sucessfully completed 303,000 half-credit Florida Virtual School courses this past school year.

8/29/2012

The largest school district in the state is offering a new tool to report (hotline and online), track and address bullying or other potentially harmful incidents.

8/28/2012

8/28/2012

In a room full of computers, more than a dozen high school students sat quietly, either working in small groups or alone.

8/27/2012

8/27/2012

Scattered across Marion County, students of all ages — primarily in middle and high school — are taking online courses for a variety of reasons.

8/23/2012

8/23/2012

We’re still a long way from flying school buses and holographic instructors, but more than ever, schools are tapping digital technology to upgrade the learning experience.

8/23/2012

Hitchcock Independent School District in Hitchcock, Texas has deployed a revolutionary new anonymous tipping system that allows students to “text” in their tips to school principals. 

8/16/2012

8/16/2012

Since March 2012, when Vallejo City Unified School District Adult School implemented a new online learning curriculum, Aventa Learning by K12, nearly 200 students have recovered more than 900 high school credits.

8/15/2012

8/15/2012

In a Danbury elementary school this year, Deputy Superintendent of Schools William Glass was surprised after giving a short presentation when he turned to collect his iPhone on his way out the door.

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