As schools across the country go high-tech, incorporating data-driven educational apps and software into classrooms, fears about the privacy and security of students' personal information are on the rise.
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Our report on special education in Los Angeles looks at the district's current focus on inclusion. Is moving special needs students into neighborhood schools and classrooms a sign of progress, or a cause for concern?
Calhoun County school district pays $9,275 in monthly bills for the slowest Internet service in all of Mississippi. But all that could be about to change, thanks to the Federal Communications Commission's recent overhaul of the E-rate program.
Many students who enroll in college leave with crushing debt and no degree. Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School in South Easton, MA offers students an alternative to higher ed.