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best practices Industry insights Customer stories Nov 01, 2017

How School District IT Departments are Evolving to Become Technology Evange

A report released last year by IDC Government Insights estimated K-12 IT spending to be $4.7 billion dollars with 46% of school districts expecting to increase their technology spending.
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Industry insights Aug 25, 2017

School districts pulling out all the stops to make late hires

School districst arcross the country are turning to emergency measures in order to fill hard-to-fill teaching posts, according to an article published this week by Education Week.
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Industry insights Aug 14, 2017

Districts find efficiency across people, processes and resources

District Administration today published an article that summarizes some potential cost reduction tactics that districts can deploy in order to help balance their budgets. The recommendations included:
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Industry insights Aug 10, 2017

FCMAT warns of dwindling revenue

From Edsource, The Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team's new CEO, Michael Fine spoke to a reporter recently about the affects of declining enrollments and what the means for California distri[...]
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Industry insights Jul 25, 2017

California defines "ineffective teacher"

From the Los Angeles Times, the California Department of Education on Wednesday officially defined an "ineffective" teacher as an individual who is improperly assigned or does not have a proper creden[...]
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Industry insights Jul 25, 2017

States Address Teacher Shortages in ESSA Plans

Last week, the American Institutes for Reasearch (AIR) shared an analysis of 17 state ESSA plans looking specifically at how states intend to address teacher shortages.
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Industry insights Jul 25, 2017

Some California districts struggle to understand Local Control Funding Form

A new report published recently by The Local Control Funding Formula Collaborative, comprised of a team of researchers throughout the state, has found that many districts throughout the state of Calif[...]
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Industry insights Jul 25, 2017

School Accountability: A Process-Driven Approach

Earlier this week marked the original deadline for states to submit their ESSA plans to the federal government. While recent changes to the bill's accountability measures have extended the deadline fo[...]
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Industry insights Jul 25, 2017

What makes a great school district according to teachers?

Last week, the National Council on Teacher Quality named their top 8 districts for recruiting, supporting and retaining great teachers. This year's winners included: Boston; Broward County, Fla.; Denv[...]
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