k-12 education

January 24, 2018

EDUCATION

The E-rate filing window is open! Here are our top 10 tips for success.

Have you begun the E-rate filing process? Schools have until March 22 to submit FCC Form 471 applications. These tips may take some of the guesswork out of the process.

January 9, 2018

EDUCATION

E-rate Application Filing Window Opens January 11

The E-rate application filing window has been announced! Schools have from January 11 until March 22, 2018, to submit their FCC Form 471 applications. Here’s what you need to know.

December 19, 2017

EDUCATION

Our Top 5 Education Posts of 2017: See What You Missed

We’re looking back at our five most-read blog posts of 2017. If you missed them the first time, now’s your chance to see why they resonated with other readers.

December 9, 2017

EDUCATION

The Future of Interactive Whiteboards

Craig Tranter is a former educator, and now serves as a technology presenter for Cisco. This blog is part of a series on advancements and opportunities in education. All views...

November 28, 2017

EDUCATION

Virtual and Augmented Reality in Education

Craig Tranter is a former educator, and now serves as a technology presenter for Cisco. This blog is the seventh in his series on advancements and opportunities in education. All views are his own.  Textbook and PowerPoint are old hat now. So, what can we do as educators to really bring the classroom to life? […]

November 27, 2017

EDUCATION

Video in the Classroom? The possibilities are endless.

Located on the Hudson River, Troy, N.Y., is home to some very imaginative educators and students. They’re using video to open a “window to the world” and seeing amazing results.

November 16, 2017

EDUCATION

With E-rate Funding, Magic Happens at Ascend Public Charter Schools

Four sites with four separate networks. No VPN capabilities, no streamlined network management, and no IT budget. Limited wireless access, inhibiting student learning and staff collaboration. Only a five person IT team. Starting to sound like a nightmare? This was the reality for Ascend Public Charter Schools, located in Brooklyn. Emeka Ibekweh, Managing Director of […]

November 14, 2017

EDUCATION

The Future of Bots and Artificial Intelligence

So what is the difference between Integrations and Bots? And what can you use them for?

November 6, 2017

EDUCATION

How Collaboration Tools and Apps Can Drive Student Success

Craig Tranter is a former educator, and now serves as a technology presenter for Cisco. This blog is the fifth in his series on advancements and opportunities in education. All views are his own.  There are many different ways that we like to communicate and there are trends in communication preferences. For example, the “Silent […]