In case you missed it: This week’s top ed-tech stories (April 30-May 4)

Here are this weeks top headlines:

April 30th, 2012

Microsoft to invest $300 million in Barnes & Noble Nook

Colorado State University announces a new online Master of Applied Statistics (M.A.S.)

May 1st, 2012

NYC Department of Education issues first guidelines for the use of social media in schools

Social learning platform Edmodo surpasses 7 million users and 80 thousand schools

May 2nd, 2012

Harvard & MIT form powerhouse partnership to provide free online courses

Massachusetts Maritime Academy launches virtual desktops campus wide

May 3rd, 2012

U of Maine rolling out super high speed network to campus and surrounding communities

13 inch Toshiba AT330 scheduled for June 10th release

Evernote’s latest round of financing is officially in the books

May 4th, 2012

Team of students from PA virtual academy make history in design competition

Carnegie Speech announces new CEO and closes a $3.4M round of financing