Feature for District CIO

Teachers create own blended learning courses

How school districts are funding 1-to-1

Options include bond issues, grants and reshuffling budgets

Steps to budgeting your 1-to-1 program

Districts leaders need to prepare for costs beyond buying tablets

How schools are managing the move to mobile

1-to-1 and BYOD programs pose different challenges for district CIOs

CIOs are not just techies anymore

The role demands collaborative leadership, instructional skills, and (don’t forget) cutting edge technical expertise

What CIOs look for today when hiring staff

A new collaborative CIO culture emerges in schools

Student information systems are now portals for parents, students, and teachers to communicate

Facing cuts? Ask a local business for help

Schools find private-sector support during tough economic times

Data drives down school district costs

Schools analyzing everything from maintenance costs to lunch menus to save money

School district uses geographic data analysis to make decisions

Geographic data helping districts find safe routes for students to take to school