Florida district takes step toward districtwide tech upgrades

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

In a move toward another big change in the district, the school board took the first step toward a multi-million dollar effort to boot up technology in schools across the district this week.

Board members approved a resolution to issue a federal, no-interest bond to complete hardware upgrades at 41 high-need schools; and improve the district’s lacking technological infrastructure.

The bond known as a Qualified Zone Academy Bond are issued to schools where at least 35 percent of the population qualify for free and reduced lunch.

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