52 Results for

k-12 education

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Kno launches digital textbooks for K-12 pupils

Digital education startup Kno is making its move on elementary and secondary schools. Rent a textbook, anyone?

By August 7, 2012

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Open source to boom 800% in US K-12 Education market

Would open source have averted the Miss Teen South Carolina travesty? :-)

By September 3, 2007

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Open source goes back to school: upcoming K-12 open-source conference

A great way to learn about open source's march into the schoolroom.

By September 14, 2007

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Amazon math app aims to slow kids' summer learning loss

Available for Android, iOS and Fire OS, the free TenMarks Summer Math program normally costs $40.

By May 21, 2015

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Diversity in tech: Going beyond lip service

Tech companies say they want more women and minorities. But who's actually doing something tangible?

By May 7, 2015

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Amazon's Whispercast expands to thousands of schools

The company's two-year-old platform for sharing e-books and other materials across thousands of school tablets and laptops also got an upgrade, with more tools for teachers.

By April 28, 2015

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Apple, Microsoft join carriers in $750M pledge to education

The companies are providing education tools, devices, and wireless service as part of President Obama's ConnectEd initiative.

By February 4, 2014

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For the US connected classroom, a leap forward

Commentary: Cisco's John Chambers and former FCC chief Julius Genachowski applaud the FCC's funding boost for expanded broadband in schools, calling it a big win for modern digital learning.

By December 19, 2014

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Amazon buys math education company TenMarks

Amazon continues to make a push into education tech, an area Apple's been trying to conquer as well.

By October 10, 2013

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Intel meets its 'makers,' with chips for DIY set and the firms they'll found (Q&A)

The next wave of consumer electronics could come from the maker movement and indie developers. Intel's Edward Ross wants to make the company's chips a key part of that trend.

By October 4, 2014