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Amazon brings its heft to school procurement

Matt Zalaznick
June, 2016
Procurement is only the latest big step Amazon has taken into education. Earlier this year, it launched an online clearinghouse for open-education resources. (Photo: Thinkstock.com/Antomanio)

Administrators, teachers and other school personnel have been ordering supplies from Amazon.com for years, but the e-tailing colossus has now jumped formally into the education procurement market. And some in the procurement business see benefits.

A Better Way to Manage Learning Resources

District Administration Custom Publishing Group
March, 2016

Administrators have a variety of responsibilities in managing a district, but certain tasks can be burdensome and can distract from the core mission of the school system. Purchasing, deploying and managing learning resources such as textbooks and other materials are time-consuming and costly tasks that can weigh down administrators.

Eliminating administrative pain points by engaging managed services

District Administration Custom Publishing Group
February, 2016

Follett takes resource tracking to the next level with four new services

Juli Hubbard
Vice President, Purchasing
Follett

Iowa district buys into and saves big with k-Purchase automated purchasing system

District Administration Custom Publishing Group
February, 2016

There’s a new purchasing system in town, and it’s saving time, money and stress for folks at the Grinnell-Newburg Community School District in Iowa.

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