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Comptroller Rejects Contract With Murdoch-Owned Ed Tech Company

Monday, August 29, 2011

State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli rejected a $27 million no-bid contract between the state education department and an education technology company owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.

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Company Behind NYC Ed Department's Controversial Data System Wins State Contract

Thursday, June 09, 2011

The state's education department plans to award a no-bid contract for building a data system to the same company that built New York City's ARIS system for tracking student achievement. The company, Wireless Generation, is owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation, where former schools chancellor Joel Klein now works.

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Bloomberg By the Numbers: $80 Million School Data System Still Evolving

Thursday, March 24, 2011

The Bloomberg administration launched a new computer system for the city schools three years ago, but the $80 million system hasn't yet achieved its full potential — even at schools that use it heavily.

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