Summer is almost officially over, and now that September has claimed its place on our calendars, educators have been busy preparing and organizing and welcoming students back to school–and that means ensuring tech tools and digital resources are ready to go.

District administrators, principals, and teachers are prepping for full classrooms and full schedules. Now is a great time to double-check school priorities, tech tools, and instructional strategies for the coming school year.

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8 ways to ensure tech readiness this school year

Check out these resources and educator’s perspectives to get your school 100 percent ready to welcome students back for another year.

1. Ensuring a happy school
Happy schools begin with happy teachers in classrooms. If educators and staff don’t feel supported, listened to, and fulfilled, they can’t fulfill their students academic, social, and emotional needs. Positive mindsets and mental health strategies are instrumental in this goal.

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Laura Ascione

Laura Ascione is the Managing Editor, Content Services at eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's prestigious Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura

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