- EXCHANGE: Teachers cite technology as engagement key Updated: May-31-15 1:44 pm
HUNTLEY, Illinois - Over her nearly 20-year career as a teacher, Denise Soling said it's her role as a student that's kept her engaged and devoted to her job.
- Bismarck school district to get 1,100 computers for students Updated: May-31-15 11:04 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - The school district in Bismarck plans to buy more than 1,100 computers for students at all 17 elementary schools.
- Gadsden school club teaches young girls computer coding Updated: May-31-15 10:04 am
GADSDEN, Alabama - "Code like a Girl" read the pink T-shirts that Principal Delsia Malone got for students in Striplin Elementary School's first coding club.
- Public ed chief: Less time on testing to help state schools Updated: May-22-15 5:03 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's top public school official said Friday that teachers will have more time to spend with children in the classroom rather on bureaucratic processes thanks to a decision to reduce the time students spend taking tests based on the Common Core standards.
- Students take new writing tact building stories with Legos Updated: May-20-15 9:14 am
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - What would happen if your cat ran away and ended up in a haunted house? That's the question Edgewood Intermediate School third-graders have been pondering lately.
- Central Indiana district to equip 800 students with laptops Updated: May-15-15 8:05 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A school district in central Indiana is equipping 800 middle school students with laptops as part of a pilot program.
- Online Common Core testing lays bare tech divide in schools Updated: May-11-15 7:22 pm
NEW CUYAMA, California - Nestled between mountains 60 miles from the nearest city, students at Cuyama Valley High School use Internet connections about one-tenth the minimum speed recommended for the modern U.S. classroom.
- ACT to expand computer-based testing Updated: May-08-15 9:31 am
WASHINGTON - ACT test takers take note: The No. 2 pencil is losing its cachet. Greater numbers of high school students will be able to take the college entrance exam on a computer next year.
- With new standardized tests, educators worry about scores Updated: May-06-15 3:14 am
WASHINGTON - Call this the year of the test. Or, at least the year of standardized test mania.
- Governor to promote computer science classes at high schools Updated: May-05-15 11:01 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson will travel to high schools across the state to encourage students to enroll in computer science courses.