Sheryl Abshire

Schools scramble to file E-Rate applications before April deadline


The Federal Communications Commission has received just 20,860 applications so far, compared to roughly 48,000 applications last year. But experts say schools officials are still wading through paperwork to receive the cash.

EdTech gurus talk about ConnectED at SXSWedu


Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology at the Department of Education, will be speaking about White House Internet connectivity and innovation initiatives Wednesday.