U.S. K-12 Educational Technology Policy: Historical Notes on the Federal Role

On November 22, 1996, U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley wrote the heads of each of the nation’s state departments of education to formally […]

U.S. K-12 Educational Technology Policy: What is the Federal Role? (Part I)

What should the federal role be in promoting access to and use of technology for K-12 education (AKA ‘educational technology policy’)? What are the types […]

U.S. K-12 Educational Technology Policy: What is the Federal Role? (Part II)

The Layers of ESSA: Educational Technology in Title IV – 21st Century Schools, Part A While most people surely love a good layer cake, the […]

Student Data Privacy Mostly Missing in ESEA Reauthorization

The Every Student Succeeds Act would allow federal funds to be used to train teachers on data use and privacy, but does not tackle FERPA […]

Ed-Tech Groups Give Thumbs Up to K-12 Tech Amendment in ESEA Rewrite

Although it's just a first step, bipartisan support for the "I-TECH" amendment by the Senate Education Committee is seen as positive by ed-tech advocates.

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