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k-12 schools


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

Seasonal buying guide

Back-to-School Tech Gift Guide

It's just about time to send the kids off to school. Whether you're shopping for a student or are looking to update your own tech lineup, our back-to-school guide will show you something worth your time and money.


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


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


Chrome OS: 3 reasons Google should ditch it, and one reason it shouldn't

Commentary: Has Google's glorified Web browser-of-an-operating system worn out its welcome?

By October 31, 2015


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


With Dell's help, Google pushes Chrome-based laptops beyond budget buyers

Google's challenger to Microsoft Windows has found a successful niche in schools. With the Dell Chromebook 13, Google hopes to lure business buyers and others who want a premium product.

By August 13, 2015


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


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


Google rewards 11-year-old Doodle winner with $30,000 scholarship

An imaginative New Yorker takes home the top prize in Google's annual contest for her doodle of a device that transforms dirty water into something clean and drinkable.

By June 9, 2014


Microsoft kicks in $1 billion to help students buy under-$300 devices

Microsoft's announcement was made in tandem with the Obama administration's ConnectED initiative to get more technology in schools.

By April 28, 2014