Georgia U. partnership halves broadband costs for K-12
The University System of Georgia's Dave Nix explains how sharing resources and building new private partnerships has yielded big savings for K-12.
Edtech leaders must adopt a 'visionary' view of workforce
Wisconsin's Janice Mertes says technology in the classroom is much bigger than the devices and digital tools students are using.
Education leaders key in state data interoperability projects, says SETDA director
Instructional leaders are joining in as state leaders convene to manage their data, SETDA Executive Director Tracy Weeks says.
Want educators to care about data security? 'Speak their language'
Arkansas' Ray Girdler tells EdScoop that getting teachers and administrators involved in his state's voluntary training program takes finesse.
Edtech is 'not just about the devices' in this Nevada school district
A technology administrator from the Carson City School District in Nevada tells EdScoop she's prioritizing professional and student training.
For effective edtech platforms, listen to users
Angela Baker, the technology services manager for Georgia's Department of Education, says user engagement is key to effective edtech deployments.
Connecticut's self-service portal builds privacy into edtech
Vendors and district leaders are saving money, officials say, while teachers using edtech are freed from scanning legalese to protect student privacy.
SETDA guide urges educators to focus on the process, not the purchase
Commentary: Leaders from SETDA and the Oregon Department of Education describe the process of reviewing and adopting quality instructional materials.