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Posted byon June 14, 2013 at 9:37 AM EDT
The LEAD Commission previews its release of a five-point blueprint outlining actions to accelerate the expansion of digital learning in schools, a new initiative President Obama announced last week.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 11:50 AM EDT
Too often, the “big picture” masks critical characteristics of the individual parts. Such is the case with aggregate data on student achievement within the diverse, complex and multifaceted Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AAPI) student population in the U.S.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 6:30 PM EDT
Valerie Jarrett speaks at the graduation ceremony of the very first graduating class of KIPP DC College Preparatory School.
Posted byon June 6, 2013 at 7:18 PM EDT
Posted byon June 6, 2013 at 2:52 PM EDT
Committing to high-speed connectivity for all our students in five years will unleash the potential of the education technology market, where a lack of infrastructure has held back innovation.
Posted byon June 6, 2013 at 12:00 PM EDT
President Obama is unveiling a bold, new initiative called ConnectED, which will connect 99 percent of America’s students to the internet through high-speed broadband and high-speed wireless within 5 years.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 6:21 PM EDT
Join us for a national "Show and Tell" with schools across the country to demonstrate the importance technology in education.
Posted byon June 5, 2013 at 11:31 AM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden recounts her trip with Vice President Biden to Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago, and Brazil last week.
Posted byon May 31, 2013 at 1:42 PM EDT
President Obama returns to a familiar theme and calls on Congress to prevent federal student loan rates from doubling on July 1.
Posted byon May 30, 2013 at 11:22 AM EDT
Interest rates on many new federal student loans are set to double on July 1 – meaning college gets more expensive and more out of reach for millions of students and middle class families.