- Colorado a step closer on tough student data privacy law Updated: May-03-16 3:25 pm
DENVER - Colorado is one step closer to adopting one of the nation's toughest state laws to protect the privacy of student data.
- Mississippi seeks more computer science teaching in schools Updated: May-02-16 7:22 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Greene County School Superintendent Charles Breland sees the need for more Mississippians trained in computer science.
- Computer science demand forces state's colleges to ramp up Updated: Apr-30-16 3:06 am
SEATTLE - Four years after graduating from the University of Washington, Audra Linsenmayer began to realize that the job opportunities were few for someone who had majored in English and psychology, as she had.
- McCrory seeks extra lottery profits for new initiatives Updated: Apr-28-16 6:09 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Gov. Pat McCrory wants legislators to let him use unanticipated extra profits from the North Carolina lottery in part for several new education initiatives and others that never before benefited directly from the state-run numbers games and scratch-offs.
- Nearly 400K Virginia students to take shorter SOL math tests Updated: Apr-28-16 4:38 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Nearly 400,000 Virginia elementary and middle school students will take shorter Standards of Learning math tests this spring.
- Computer glitch forces schools to postpone PARCC tests Updated: Apr-20-16 4:10 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A computer glitch has caused many New Jersey schools to postpone PARCC testing.
- Vendor sues Nebraska school over software contract Updated: Apr-14-16 8:47 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A vendor that was contracted to provide online purchasing software has filed a federal lawsuit against the Nebraska Educational Service Unit Coordinating Council.
- State official: Answers erased on about 14,220 STAAR tests Updated: Apr-06-16 1:55 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - The state's top education official says a computer glitch erased answers on about 14,220 standardized tests taken by Texas high school students.