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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Only One in Five Schools Offered 'Rigorous' Remote Learning, Study Says

The report found that only 12 percent of high-poverty districts' remote learning plans included content from an online learning platform and requirements for participation.

What to Do for Families With Internet Access Too Slow for Remote Learning

The urgency to resolve these issues is high as many schools appear likely to continue remote learning for at least some students next school year.

College Board Reverses Course, Scraps Online Option for SAT Exams

The College Board will not offer an at-home, digital version of its SAT college entrance exam this fall, reversing an earlier plan after critics raised […]

Schools Find Creative Ways to Update Contact Info for Missing Students

To do a better job tracking students whereabouts, some schools now plan to request contact information updates more regularly and offer tutorials for parents to […]

How Statewide LMS Options Could Help Schools Strengthen Remote Learning

Several states already offer a state-sanctioned LMS option to their schools, with some encouraging results in their efforts to cut costs and improve technical capabilities.

Why Helping Families Access the Internet Is So Challenging

Internet access remains out of reach for millions of homes across America, but federal officials don't agree on the scale of the problem.

Artificial Intelligence in K-12 Education: Unintended Consequences Lurk, Report Warns

Often touted as the next great innovation in ed tech, artificial intelligence could also have negative unintended consequences for schools if district officials don't prepare […]

K-12 Tech Leaders Prioritize Cybersecurity, But Many Underestimate Risks, Survey Says

Less than 20 percent of respondents to a new CoSN survey marked any items on a list of cybersecurity threats as "high-risk" from their perspective.

Crazy Schedules, Questions for Tech Support During COVID-19: 'What Is an LMS?'

Behind the scenes, school district employees manning IT help desks are playing the role of an unsung cast that has made the shift to remote […]

How Schools Can Narrow Equity Gaps During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The guide urges districts to develop plans for addressing the loss of learning that many students, particularly those in vulnerable demographic groups, are experiencing this […]

Zoom Unveils New Privacy and Security Features to Address Hacking Issues

The company has agreed to a host of new security features for all nationwide users, including password-protected invitations and giving meeting hosts control over private […]

Ed-Tech Groups to Congress: More Than $5 Billion Needed to Address Internet Access Gaps

Schools need help from the federal government to prepare millions of U.S. students for remote learning this fall and beyond.

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