Whitepapers

Welcome to our free K-12-technology-in-the-classroom white paper and case study library from our sponsors. Click a title to read more or download. If you have any questions or comments about our white papers please contact Mallory Bundy via email.


Inspire Students and Unleash Creativity

Dr. Michelle Zimmerman, Director of Innovative Teaching and Learning Sciences of Renton Prep Christian School recently spoke during a THE Journal webcast on successfully integrating pen-based learning into the K-12 curriculum. Using a stylus as an input device offers students and outside-the-box complement to their typical computing user experience. Download this insightful Digital Dialogue to learn how using pen and touch experiences with laptops helps drive greater student engagement.


Control the Budget Beast: Get on Top of Employee Spending

Schools and school districts need a new approach to achieve the level of clear oversight they want while also providing a transparent process for their employee-initiated spending. Leading school systems are finding success shifting their spending from manual or home-grown systems to a cloud based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution which is secure, affordable, and quick to deploy. Download this informative Industry Perspective to learn how districts are modernizing employee-initiated spending.


Guide to Purchasing EdTech the Right Way

School and district leaders face complex challenges when trying to figure out which technology program will meet their assessment and instructional needs best.


Don't Risk IT Infographic

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Cisco Easy Pay

Avoid technology obsolescence with flexible migration options and gain access to a widevariety of Cisco solutions across architectures using Cisco Easy Pay.


Keep Your School District Safe from Hackers and Ransomware

With the costs associated with a cyber attack rising and the vast number of children victimized by identity theft each year, it’s imperative to develop a cybersecurity strategy for your school or district. See why cybersecurity is a growing issue amongst education leaders and how Cisco can help protect your school before, during and after a security breach.


Achieve Excellence with Blended Learning

As an educator, you know things are changing in your classroom—new educational techniques, new technology to help support those techniques, and a greater connection with each individual student. The world is changing and the way you teach your students is changing as well. Student-guided and technology-driven activities are helping create a truly personalized blended learning experience tailored for the needs and strengths of your students. The focus is more on the individual student. THE Journal has helped guide you through these transitions.


Schools Embrace Mobile Devices

To understand the issues K-12 faces in the midst of increased technology purchases and usage, THE Journal surveyed district and school personnel on matters related to E-rate participation, student device programs, major challenges posed by device usage, security matters and delivery of technical support, among other topics. Here’s a look at the findings.