Future Ready Schools: Building Technology Infrastructure for Learning
To provide students with the education they need to thrive in a globally connected world, we must find ways to design, fund, acquire, and maintain the infrastructure that will make connectivity a reality for every teacher and student in every classroom.
Future Ready Schools: Infrastructure guide
Superintendents discuss how and why they are connected, and why they believe their students must be connected during the May 2014 technical working group.
Quick Reference Guide of Key Questions for Planning Technology Infrastructure: This quick reference guide includes questions that address many of the important considerations as you plan to bring and increase connectivity throughout your district and schools.
Provides practical tools and examples for strengthening standards-based professional learning.
Provides guidance on how to create an online community of practice of value.
Initiatives to empower educators to connect and lead through online communities of practice.
Addresses five essential components of learning powered by technology: learning, assessment, teaching, infrastructure, and productivity.
Explains how analytics and data mining have been—and can be—applied for educational improvement.
Provides guidance on connectivity, devices, and quality digital learning resources.
Technology funding available for state and district leaders.