Current News

 
11/25/14: DQC Releases 2014 Report- Paving the Path to Success

DQC released their annual Data for Action report that includes survey results around the 10 state actions.

 
11/25/14: FCC E-rate Modernization Update

FCC's Managing Director provides an update on E-rate modernization in advance of the expected December order.

 
11/12/14: U.S. Department of Education Releases Guidance on State Plans to Ensure Equitable Access to Excellent Educators

On Monday the U.S. Department of Education released guidance to states around the development of teacher equity plans.

 
11/12/14: Indiana Department of Education Site Hacked Twice, No Data Compromised

The Indiana Department of Education's website was hacked due to a Drupal vulnerability.

 
11/12/14: Breaking Down Silos to Further Student Learning

EIMAC Speaker Warren Danforth was recently featured in a blog post by the Clayton Christensen Institute that looked at state technology plans.

 
11/12/14: DQC Releases Resources Around Publicly Reporting Education Data

The Data Quality Campaign (DQC) released a suite of resources for stakeholders in education around quality public reporting.

 
11/12/14: Delaware’s Pat Bush Wins Center for Digital Education’s Top 30 Award

Pat Bush was named one of the 2014 Top 30 Technologists, Transformers and Trailblazers by the Center for Digital Education.

 
10/07/14: VA Encourages Students to Develop Educational Apps Using State Data

VA is asking students to create apps to help share SLDS data in meaningful ways.

 
10/07/14: ACT Report Reveals Lack of State Policy Around Computerized Testing

An ACT review of state laws finds a lack of state policy around computerized testing and the potential for new types of cheating.

 
10/07/14: COSN Releases New Toolkit for Superintendents

COSN release version 3.0 of its Empowered Superintendents Toolkit with a focus on digital technology leadership.