Rural school districts face many unique trials, and access to educational technology is no different. But the obstacles aren’t just about location. In many cases, school leaders need to justify why the district should invest in the first place. During the edWebinar “Technology in Rural Schools: Leading with Why,” the presenters discussed how they overcame challenges and helped the community understand the value of tech in schools.
Despite universal concerns about student data privacy, communicating school policies can quickly overwhelm school leaders. CoSN has stepped in with guidance for superintendents and principals to help them with several aspects of student data privacy, including best practices for informing the community. In their edWebinar “Assuring Student Data Privacy: Lessons for Our Times,” presenters offered insights into how school leaders can take charge of communications for this critical issue.
Learn how a strong “why” for implementing technology guides everything from purchasing and future budgets to professional learning plans and staffing.
In this edWebinar, three school superintendents share how their districts make high-stakes infrastructure investment decisions.
In this edWebinar, three superintendents share the strategies they are implementing in their school districts to address digital access inequities.
In this edWebinar, three technology-savvy superintendents share how they lead their districts in creating technology plans.
In this edWebinar, 3 superintendents discuss the opportunities unique to rural school districts when leading digital transformations.
In this edWebinar, three superintendents share how they are leading the complex issues involved in ensuring accessibility for all.
In this edWebinar, three district leaders share how they work to effectively lead the implementation and use of online assessments in schools.
School- and district-wide wireless internet access is no longer a nice-to-have—it’s a must have. And with staff, teachers, parents, and students needing 24/7 access, there’s never a good time for down time. During the edWebinar, “Smart Network Design for Transformation and Innovation: Reaching in and Beyond the Classroom,” the presenters discussed the six elements of CoSN’s new network design for continuous service.