Districts Move Check Registers Online A number of Texas school districts have begun to post their check registers online, thereby avoiding the state's rule that they must spend a minimum of 65% of their funds for instruction.
Focus on Digital Media As part of its ongoing Digital Media Youth Initiative, Global Kids is planning a series of online dialogues encouraging teens to discuss their views on digital media and society.
Grading Technology Literacy The Illinois State Board of Education has begun to grapple with how it will document the technology literacy skills of its 8th grade students.
Utah Looks at K-8 Virtual School Utah is looking at the possibility of extending its very successful Electronic High School model to elementary school students.
Economic Benefits of IT A new report from the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF) concludes that information and communications technology is responsible for generating the lion's share of economic growth and prosperity.