Obama to push for new ed-tech agency
Education Department documents say officials hope to create a 'quantum leap' in educational technology; educators say they're skeptical
By Dennis Carter, Assistant EditorRead more by Denny Carter
President Obama will request fiscal 2012 funding for an educational technology agency within the U.S. Department of Education (ED) that would bring resources and funding to schools and colleges, while some ed-tech advocates warn that the government’s support might not reach teachers and professors. Read more with registration.