Digital Education

Education Week reporter Ben Herold explores how technology is shaping teaching and learning and the management of schools. Join the discussion as he analyzes the latest developments.

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Posts by Digital Education

Why Students Still Can't Access Remote Learning: How Schools Can Help

Schools are turning to paper packets and other workarounds while laptop orders are delayed and many students still lack internet access at home.

Districts Get Second Shot at E-Rate Funds to Bolster Campus Connectivity

School districts now have until Oct. 16 to get their applications in for this new round of funding, thanks to a recent FCC order.

Yet Another Online Learning Frustration: Assessment Glitches

The issues first cropped up last week with NWEA's MAP assessments and have been sporadically preventing students and teachers from accessing the exams.

How COVID-19 Is Forcing Districts to Make an Abrupt Shift Back to Remote Instruction

More than a dozen school districts opened their doors for students and teachers, only to quickly switch back to full-time virtual learning.

Complaints Over Offensive Content Lead Schools to Drop Online Learning Provider

Acellus Learning Accelerator, used by 6,000 schools nationwide, is under fire for lessons that parents and educators have decried as racist, sexist, and age-inappropriate.

Urban, High-Poverty Schools Prefer Remote Instruction Under COVID-19, Report Finds

A little more than a quarter of school districts will be starting the academic year with full-time remote learning environments, says a report from the […]

Laptop Delays, Zoom Glitches, Equity Gaps: Remote Learning Faces Big Challenges

Schools are facing complex and oftentimes unpredictable technological challenges as many start the academic year with full-time remote learning.

Are Smartphones Making Kids Dumber?

Looking homework answers up on a smartphone makes it harder for students to retain information ,a new study finds.

Do Teachers Feel Ready For All-Digital Instruction?

Educators responding to an EdWeek Research Center survey paint a mixed picture of how prepared they feel to deliver online instruction this fall.

'We're All Anxious:' A Middle School Tech Coach's View on Reopening Remotely

The shift to live synchronous instruction and the challenge of building relationships with students remotely are big concerns, said Chelsea Haynes, the technology learning coach […]

Congressional Pressure on Big Tech: 4 Takeaways for K-12 Leaders

Congress grilled the CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google about "pandemic profiteering," anti-competitive practices, and the flow of misinformation about COVID-19.

Feds Give $180 Million in E-Learning Grants While DeVos Pushes In-Person Instruction

States will develop new online programs and offer professional development for online teaching with grants from the Department of Education.

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