—Krsitin Zachary/The Enterprise/AP-File

After Ed-Tech Meltdown, a District Rebounds

The Guilford County, N.C., school district and its vendor, Amplify, have shared the cost of getting a failed 1-to-1 computing initiative back on track this school year. (January 27, 2015)

—Joe Jaszewski for Education Week

Idaho Schools Face Potential Tech Crisis Over Broadband Issue

State officials are scrambling to make sure their broadband network provides service to school districts, following a legal battle that has left the network's future in limbo. (January 20, 2015)

—Jeff Swensen for Education Week

Community Network Eyed as Model for Supporting Digital Learning

A group of local foundations, universities, technologists, and advocates in Pittsburgh has created a blueprint for supporting digital innovation in the early years that the White House and others hope to replicate. (January 13, 2015)

Schools Weigh Access to Students' Social-Media Passwords

State lawmakers and school district officials are again wrestling with questions about schools' authority to access and monitor students' social-media accounts. (February 17, 2015)

Idaho Schools' Connectivity in Limbo After Judge Voids State Broadband Contract

A judge has reaffirmed his November ruling that the state's $60 million broadband contract had been awarded illegally. (February 13, 2014)

Business, University Venture to Test Ed-Tech Products

The Jefferson Education Accelerator, an effort designed with help from the University of Virginia, asks companies to subject their products to independent research conducted in schools. (February 16, 2015)

What Good Technology Use Looks Like in the Early Years

This multimedia presentation explores how students at Pennsylvania's Belmont Hills Elementary School are using ed tech to conduct research, create content, and reflect on their own learning. (January 7, 2015)

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Digital Advances Reshaping K-12 Testing

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