Articles: Technology

The Social Media Dilemma

While some districts are making the most of popular social networks, others are not choosing the "Like" button.

Librarians Readying for Common Core

School librarians are preparing for the Common Core and its new emphasis on 21st-century skills including information literacy, primary resources, independent thinking and complex texts.

Finding the Right Purchasing Solution

Technology administrators share strategies for purchasing the products and technology that will be most effective at meeting district needs.

New Products

A new survey found that although high school students, teachers and IT staff overwhelmingly believe technology skills are vital to student success, just 46 percent of teachers regularly assign homework that requires them.

Funds for Learning Petition to FCC Succeeds

The USAC announced to the FCC that it has identified additional monies to fund FY 2010 E-rate Priority 2 requests at the 80 percent discount level.

Consider Technology Solutions Already in Place

Administrators shouldm't only look outside their districts for something new when researching possible products or technology to purchase; solutions can sometimes be found in unexpected places.

Technology Done Right

One of the big lessons learned is that technology must enable learning, and not the reverse.

SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY REPORT: Lessons Learned from One-to-One

After nearly a decade of ambitious programs that put a laptop in the hands of every student, have they made any difference?

SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY REPORT: Partnering to Make One-to-One Work

We recently spoke with Eileen Lento, an education and government strategist at Intel, about her observations on one-to-one programs in K12 schools.

SPECIAL TECHNOLOGY REPORT: The Changing Role of the CTO

District technology leaders are taking on greater responsibilities and contributing to the strategic vision of school systems.

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