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K-12 and Higher Education News
Posted on April 23, 2014
This year's Consortium for School Networking survey found improvements, but schools continue to face ongoing challenges in technology budgets, a priority to establish digital environments and the need for succession planning.
Posted on April 22, 2014
The combination of face-to-face and online learning is starting to snowball in the state.
Posted on April 18, 2014
The reconstruction will take place at all A&M universities and aims to consolidate the current "scattered and uncoordinated" IT system.
Posted on April 16, 2014
The movement was spurred by concerns that the rise of education technology and the increasing prevalence of new assessments will place student data in unreliable hands or be put to nefarious uses.
Posted on April 15, 2014
An annual report highlights a disconnect between campus leaders when it comes to residential network services and security.
Posted on April 14, 2014
The future of the Internet will bring agility and elasticity to organizations around the world.
Posted on April 14, 2014
Palm scanners will no longer be allowed in Pinellas County Schools if the governor signs a biometric data bill into law.
Posted on April 14, 2014
Computer adaptive tests pose both a technical and a content adjustment for school districts.
Posted on April 11, 2014
Staff at UW-Madison’s Division of Information Technology were busy exposing, tracking and marking potential vulnerability, and that effort has just begun.
Posted on April 9, 2014
University presidents grapple with how to advance research in an era where big data and big science place increasing demands on networks.


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