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Controlling costs a key selling point for ed-tech vendors

For many of the companies exhibiting at recent educational technology conferences, a key selling point was how their software or services could help schools save money during a tough economy.


Illinois district helps others save money through the cloud

A growing "cloud" means a brighter future for many Illinois school districts, and Bloomington District 87 is leading the way.


ASBO conference helps schools save money
ASBO conference helps schools save money

New technologies that can help schools save money and improve efficiency were on display during the Association for School Business Officials’ annual conference in Orlando Sept. 24-26.


APQC: Process management can improve education
APQC: Process management can improve education

An ambitious program aims to transform K-12 education outcomes by focusing on the processes through which schools strive to achieve those outcomes--and it already has led to positive results (and…


Schools save money with refurbished computers
Schools save money with refurbished computers

At less than half the cost of purchasing new computers, buying high-quality refurbished machines is cheaper and more efficient, some education technology directors say—and that’s a big deal with school…


Schools turn to unified communications to save costs, boost productivity
Schools turn to unified communications to save costs, boost productivity

More schools and colleges are turning to unified communications as a way to streamline communication and save much-needed money in unpredictable economic times.


What a Business Process Analyst can do for K-12
What a Business Process Analyst can do for K-12

Delivering financial savings, continuous innovation, and better execution is a must for every K-12 organization. A Business Process Analyst (BPA) can deliver that benefit and allow the organization to recognize…


Free web tools can save time and effort for teachers
Free web tools can save time and effort for teachers

While technology can be a powerful educational tool, many teachers still worry that with the time it takes to learn how to use technology, and then implement it in the…

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