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  • EETT ARRA Funds and Guidelines To Be Released by July 15

    Following the release of $270 million in EETT funds to states July 1, another $650 million from the EETT component of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) is anticipated to be released to the states by July 15. Guidelines for their use will be released at the same time, according to the United States Department of Education.
  • Computer Hardware Purchasing Organizations Contract for Refurbished Units

    The Interlocal Purchasing System and Texas-Arkansas Purchasing System, operating jointly as TIPS/TAPS, have awarded a competitive bid contract to Toronto-based computer hardware distributor CDI to purchase refurbished computers in quantity for all districts and schools that choose to use the service.
  • Survey: IT Salaries Getting Pinched in 2009

    The general economic downturn is leaving its mark on IT salaries, according to an independent study released this week.