Gregg W. Downey
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on Feb. 11 announced a program to give equipment and software reportedly worth $50 million to teacher colleges, education departments, and regional training centers over the next three years. His announcement came at the company's Connected Learning Community Technology Summit in Seattle, Feb. 11-13.
Beginning in April, the program also will develop online learning communities in which teachers and other educators can share best practices, Ballmer said.
Undertaken in alliance with...