Tracking where Clinton and Trump stand on Common Core, coding, and teacher unions
By Stephen Noonoo
With the election only about two weeks away, the long campaigning season is finally drawing to a close. With so much else to talk about, issues surrounding K-12 education have gotten relatively little attention, despite the recent politicization of charter schools, Common Core, and STEM instruction. Although somewhat easy to…
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LocknCharge Leads Integrated Learning at Putnam City Schools
October 14, 2016
As schools deploy devices and move toward integrated learning they must decide how to properly secure, charge, and transport devices around the district. With the help of LocknCharge Putnam City Schools was able to do all of that and more.
See how one of the poorest districts in the country deployed over 20,000 iPad® devices
October 14, 2016
With the help of LocknCharge, Superintendent Dr. Darryl Adams of Coachella Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) levelled the playing field for his 19,500 students by providing Apple iPad devices district wide.
Get the Funding You Need to Deploy Mobile Technology
October 14, 2016
Reductions in funding can paint a grim picture for districts. However, there are many ways districts can find a way to secure the funding they need for devices and increases in infrastructure through several expected, and some unexpected, sources.