Technology and Learning, March 1999, p. 22
Here are some quick strategies to help you get the most out of scarce technology funds and aging computer equipment:
- Choose a sound purchasing strategy. Most schools tend toward the extremes when it comes to technologyby either buying expensive equipment way ahead of the curve for future projects, or buying lagging equipment to meet immediate needs. It's best to have a forward-looking plan, but purchase technology that's just good enough to meet the goals of that plan.