Department of Education’s Guidelines Outdated

Cybersecurity for Schools Today’s technology is ever-changing and rapidly advancing. Along with the constant advancements in cyber security, cybercriminals are also advancing their tactics. An alarming fact is that the Department of Education hasn’t upgraded its policies for cybersecurity for schools since 2010.  That means schools are a prime target for ransomware attacks and other […]

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How to Make the Most of the 2021–2022 School Year

Every new school year brings myriad challenges for school executives and planning committees. The 2021–2022 school year carries the even greater burden of preparing for remote, hybrid, and in-person learning in the middle of a pandemic.  Proper planning is critical to ease the stress, fear, and uncertainty caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and manage […]

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How to Increase Productivity in Your School

There are many pitfalls in educational environments. From a lack of time to the need for constant supervision, it can be difficult for educators to maintain their productivity levels. In this blog post, we will discuss how you can increase your teachers’ productivity and create a better learning environment, with a bit of help from […]

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What You Need To Know About K-12 Disaster Recovery

There has been a lot of discussion in the last year about Disaster Recovery Plans. Long a part of nearly every major business, we have begun to see the necessity for such planning in small business, non-profits, and even K-12 schools. But there is still a lot of confusion as to what these plans entail, […]

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What Keeps Your IT Director Up At Night?

The days of IT operating purely in the background until a storm, a printer stops working, or someone forgot the WiFi password are over. More than ever, schools are relying on their IT departments to ensure critical daily operations are running smoothly and securely. In some cases, a single and even small network malfunction can […]

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An Unexpected Threat for K-12 Schools

There’s a brand new cybersecurity threat for K-12 school systems, and it’s coming from an unexpected source. One of the most trusted names in technology is the new target— and that’s part of the problem. Where is the threat coming from? The surprising weak point is coming from none other than Google. Hackers have discovered […]

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E-Rate Season – The Benefits of CAT-6A For K-12 School Systems

With technology advances in education comes an increasing demand for higher network capability and speed. To meet these demands, new cables and components are required for faster transfer speeds over longer distances. CAT-6A ethernet cable is a great option to meet the demands of these advances. Did you know that CAT-6A is also E-Rate eligible? […]

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