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CIO Profile

What are some of your big-picture tech goals for your district?

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SCHOOL CIO: Heads in the Cloud

For years schools have used software as a service in one area or another. In fact, in a 2010–2011 SchoolDude survey, 50 percent of districts said they ran software as a service, giving examples that included student-information systems and Moodle.

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CIO Summit Highlights

On September 22nd and 23rd, 40 senior-level technology directors from school districts across the country converged in Trenton, NJ, at the invitation of Tech & Learning for our inaugural SchoolCIO Summit.

The Age of the School CIO

Five years ago, the Harvard Business Review asked, "Are CIOs Obsolete?" Experts from both the business world and academia responded to that curious question, with almost all predicting a sweeping expansion, not the gradual obsolescence, of the role. Today, K-12 school districts are coming to this same conclusion.

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SCHOOL CIO: The New One-to-One

“For years, everyone saw the laptop as the magic bullet for integrating technology,” says Lewis Wynn, director of technology operations for Rockdale (TX) Independent School District.

School CIO

Tips for Internet safety, the myth of "working right out of the box," and an interview with public school technology director Peter J. Young.

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from Technology & Learning Who's Doing What Recent tech initiatives from the nation's school districts. Columbia, South Carolina, is increasing its schools' security by expanding instant sex-offender checks on all visitors to its Richland District Two campuses through an automated identification