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What To Consider Before Bringing EdTech Into The Classroom

What is the bandwidth at your school? How often are devices refreshed and replaced? Based on your wireless access points, how many devices can...

Checking In With eSpark, An iPad App Curriculum Platform Set To...

Luke Shepard, chief technology officer of eSpark Learning, pointed  out that when it comes to education and technology, outcomes are pretty key. "You can only...

Chicago EdTech Entrepreneurs Talk Changing the Education Industry at Techweek

Luke Shepard, Chief Technology Officer at Chicago-based edtech startup eSpark Learning, likened the effect of technology on education to the effect it had on...

CPS Launches An EdTech Catalog With Vetted Software For Schools

Though the news comes amidst continued financial troubles and data issues for the district.

LEAP Innovations Secures A $5.1M Grant To Expand Its EdTech Evaluation...

Chicago's edtech and innovation center LEAP Innovations will no longer just be a local hub. A major grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates...

Chicago’s Noble Network Named The Top Public Charter School In The...

Noble Network of Charter Schools, one of the largest charter systems in Chicago, was just named the best performing public charter school system in...

LEAP Innovations Commits $4M To Support Tech-Fueled Learning At 23 Chicago...

23 Chicago Public Schools are set to get a heavy investment to fund personalized learning thanks to LEAP Innovations. The 1871-based education innovation organization announced...

Students And After School Programs Partner To Create Peer Transit App...

When it comes to getting to after school and summer programs, there is a safety element Chicago teens have to consider, said Robert Friedman,...

Chicago Revamps A Nonprofit Portal To Focus On Youth Mentorship

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants to put the focus back on the kids. At his inaugural address as a second term mayor last month, he...

Loyola’s Outgoing President Among Those Tapped For New CPS School Board

Four board members who voted for SUPES, including education venture capitalist Deborah Quazzo and former Northwestern president Henry Bienen, step down.

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