Calcasieu (La.) Schools Make ‘Notable’ Digital Technology Gains

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Calcasieu is one of several school districts in the state making notable digital technology gains, according to the Louisiana Department of Education.

According to a news release from state education officials, 54 out of 58 Calcasieu schools now meet the 7:1 recommended standards, and 48 of the schools meet the higher 3:1 recommended standards.

Officials released updated reports on the progress of technology readiness in the state through Louisiana's Technology Footprint on Thursday.

Officials said the reports provide an analysis of network, bandwidth and device requirements necessary for every school and school district to be fully digital ready by 2014-2015, when all state tests will be delivered online.

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