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Why K-12 leaders should be smarter with edtech funds

by Jake Williams • 3 weeks ago

As CTOs look to a future beyond being the "break-fix person," tech can help them find efficiencies and improve services, one K-12 technologist says.

Wake Tech added OER to one class and saved students $360K

by Jake Williams • 3 weeks ago

Open educational resources are saving money and increasing access for students, an administrator at the North Carolina community college says.

District data can help teachers 'work smarter, not harder'

by Jake Williams • 1 month ago

At Aldine ISD in Texas, the technology director says schools need to use data to improve services for both students and teachers alike.

Edtech doesn't replace teachers — it augments classroom learning

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

Educational technologies take some training to deploy effectively, but ultimately they can transform classrooms, says an Indianapolis-area educator.

Want improved student experience? Go paperless, says edtech exec

by Jake Williams • 2 months ago

Kari Branjord, Ellucian's SVP of digital transformation, says universities' paper processes are inhibiting students and their own workforces.

Upgrades prompt Virginia school district to rethink data centers

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

Prince William County Public Schools' tech supervisor says the financial and human capital costs of data center upkeep have him considering the cloud.

With technology, student success is about 'the whole experience'

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

Saint Peter's University's Virginia Bender, an institutional planning expert, says success is about more than just getting students to graduation.

Los Angeles district wants AI for 'impactful' instruction shifts

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

The district's instructional technology director says artificial intelligence has dominated conversations internally about the future of instruction.

Carson City K-12 district narrows 'digital equity gap' with 1:1 laptop program

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

With more than half of the Nevada district's students on reduced-cost lunch, the devices are ensuring all students get a resource-rich education.

Why the education CIO should be a 'servant leader'

by Jake Williams • 3 months ago

Texas Southern University CIO Mario Berry calls for university presidents to listen to their IT leaders, whom he says must support the business.