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Commissioners rip FCC's spendy school Wi-Fi plan

Republican members of the FCC question where $5 billion for schools and libraries will come from.

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Microsoft adds Yammer to more Office 365 editions

After bundling it with Office 365 Enterprise plans, Microsoft is now adding it to school and midsize business editions.

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Panasonic launches Windows hybrid tablet for classrooms

Panasonic debuts the 10-inch "3E" tablet, a Windows hybrid with features to facilitate STEM education.

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FCC proposes $1 billion per year for Wi-Fi in schools

The plan would also aim to prevent fraud in the E-Rate Internet funding program.

Turn tablet time into learning time with fun apps

If your kids love using tablets to play games, it's easy to sneak in some educational content without ruining the fun.

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Tech leaders want more computer education in California schools

There is currently a large mismatch between demand and supply of computer science graduates, the industry said

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Microsoft invigorates Office with Office Mix

Microsoft has opened a private preview of Office Mix, which pumps up staid Office presentations with interactive features.

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Microsoft opens ad-free Bing for Schools search engine to all U.S. schools

Microsoft launched the pilot earlier this year in five of the largest U.S. public school districts

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Khan Academy to offer free SAT prep

The tools were co-designed with the authors of the new SAT test, which will go back to a 1,600-point scale.

iPads settle into the classroom

School districts ramp up their rollout of tablets to the classroom to improve learning through interactivity.