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.


Choosing an LMS to Complement a District-Wide BYOD Program

To increase the effectiveness of their BYOD program, Madison County Schools (AL) chose to implement Canvas district wide. Since implementing Canvas, they’ve seen improvements not only in technology usage, but in professional development, attendance, and overall preparedness of students for the next level. Read the entire case study to see how Canvas helped.


Ensuring Effective Use of Technology in Education

Compare teachers’ attitudes about electronic devices and technology in the classroom.


Blending in K-12: How Teachers are Using Technology to Change the Classroom

Just as constant internet connectivity has become part of our everyday lives, education has taken steps to connect students, teachers, parents, and administrators with the world through technology. It’s called blended learning, and in K-12, it often results in a connected face-to-face experience.


Fueling the EdTech Revolution to Enable Learning at the Speed of Light

Broadband access and network capacity are now the top priority among K-12 IT leaders, according to the Consortium for School Networking’s (CoSN) 2016 K-12 IT Leadership Survey. Of course, the issue for most schools is how to maximize their network investment for online teaching and learning, given the general budget constraints and lack of resources that most schools continue to face. Download this informative GameChanger to learn how IT leaders are addressing this important issue.


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.


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.


The Delicate Balance of Student Access

As teachers and students rely more on on-line material to ensure a comprehensive education, students' private information is increasingly placed at risk. In this new networked learning environment, ensuring the protection and privacy of student information, while maintain connectivity and access to educational resources, is more critical than ever.