Oklahoma latest to buy mobile 'panic buttons' for schools
The state is spending $3 million to outfit more than 500 districts with mobile public safety tech used in a growing number of schools around the country.
How cities and states are preparing for the first digital census
Technology is playing a central role in community preparation efforts, as organizers attempt to ensure that no one is left uncounted in 2020.
Pew's new broadband tool shows how states are taking action
New data compiled by Pew Charitable Trusts shows legislative interest in high-speed internet is rising, with states passing 156 broadband laws last year.