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.


Try Before You Buy with Dell

Utilizing our new Dell Try and Buy program, your business can test out a system and configuration of your choice—FREE of charge!


Delivering Secure Apps and Data Across Devices, Networks and Campuses

This white paper examines how Citrix® XenApp® can dramatically reduce the effort required to protect mission-critical information, while giving users fast, simple, flexible remote access that enhances learning and business continuity.


Citrix Solutions for Education

The rapid evolution of technology is changing the way we learn, work and educate. Schools at all levels can prepare students for success with instruction based on their individual needs, and empower instructors, researchers and administrators to do their best work. Citrix transforms education with secure anywhere, any device access to instructional, research and administrative resources to help mobilize every member of the community to become more productive and inspired.


Achieve Learning Continuity and Keep Constituents Productive with Remote Access

Unforeseen events can cause substantial downtime and learning disruptions for students and teachers. Preparing for the unexpected can seem like an impossible task, but with a well-defined planned learning can continue without interference. Utilizing virtualization and mobility technologies allows IT to provide seamless access to apps, data and collaboration tools, enables the ability to provide support or troubleshoot remotely ensuring students are engaged and can stay productive anywhere, anytime.


Hamilton County Department of Education

Hamilton County Department of Education (HCDE) wanted to know where its professional development dollars – and its teachers’ valuable time – would best be invested. The answer came from analytics, and the results are helping the County raise teaching standards, drive student progress and performance, and achieve record-high graduation rates.


Manage Student Performance in Real Time

The fundamental goal of our education systems is to ensure that every student is successful. Addressing academic performance issues early, before they become too severe, is the best way to ensure that students achieve their full potential, remain in school and graduate on time. IBM Predictive Analytics for Student Performance can help you proactively identify students at risk of underperforming and deliver targeted interventions to get them back on track.


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.


Student Devices on the K-12 Network Infographic

Shifting to a student-centered education model requires that schools allow mobile devices for personalized learning. This also introduces new demands related to networking, security, technical support and more. To understand the new challenges, THE Journal surveyed K-12 educators and staff members on their practices related to device usage and security in their schools and districts. Here's what they report.