Tip: Just because our budgets are getting a little tighter, it does not mean we have to stop providing professional development. There are a variety of opportunities that you can take advantage of for your teachers. Coach several key teachers to be mentors who will support their colleagues. Create or find
I want to start budgeting for Total Cost of Ownership expenses, but I'm not sure where to begin. Can you recommend a resource that would help me project some actual figures? Experts say that whether you plan for it or not, a well supported technology program requires annual expenditures of 30-50% of the original
Tip: You have the videoconferencing equipment and teachers that are interested in setting up a project, but you are not aware of programs that are available. Here is a list of Web portals that offer free and low-cost programs. T.W.I.C.E. - Two-Way Interactive Connections in Education The most user-friendly
Tip: How do you measure the costs invested in your professional development program against the anticipated results. The best way to determine the total cost of your professional development program is to compare the costs per teacher with the savings per teacher. Some of the costs may include: Stipends for
School districts struggling to contain costs while keeping classrooms technologically current are looking to virtualization and cloud computing as means to achieve both of those ends
Eager to update its campus technology, the PreK 12 Episcopal Academy (Philadelphia, PA) worked with HP to plan a flexible, cost effective print environment as part of its new campus developments.For some time, the academy’s buildings were highly in need
Tioga Energy today announced the completion of a 961 kW solar energy project for two sites in the Washington Elementary School District (WESD).