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Elizabeth BeShears writes from Trussville, Alabama.

Elizabeth BeShears writes from Trussville, Alabama.

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December 4, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
A Georgia cyber charter school has become so popular it now has a waitlist.
November 21, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
The state of Arkansas is spending $5 million to fund computer science (CS) initiatives in public school classrooms through 2019.
October 8, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
A Texas school district has marked off six “family nights” on its 2017-18 school calendar, at parents’ request.
July 21, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
A case scheduled for consideration by the U.S. Supreme Court in its 2017 term, beginning in October, will determine whether law enforcement investigators must obtain a search warrant before demanding user location data from mobile phone companies.

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