Overview

September 12
11AM PT, 2PM ET

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Networking infrastructure upgrades was one of the top 5 digital priorities identified in the 2016/2017 Center for Digital Education Digital School Districts Survey. This comes as no surprise considering the survey also found increasing use of mobile devices, social media and blended learning strategies inside and outside of classrooms. But how can districts ensure their network can support these various EdTech needs – now and into the future – without breaking the budget?

Join us on Sept 12 at 11am Pacific/2pm Eastern to hear a panel of networking experts from schools and communication service providers discuss how to build a solid network foundation to take advantage on EdTech innovations and improve student success. This interactive webinar will help answer questions like:
• How will different EdTech applications and tools impact your network?
• How can you address growing network bandwidth needs without growing your budget?
• What options are available to help fund network-related initiatives?

Speakers

Akbar Kara

Akbar Kara

CTO & Chief Technologist, Lonestar Education and Research Network (LEARN)

Polly Gifford

Polly Gifford

President and Principal Consultant, Education Partners Solutions, Inc.

Dr. Walt Magnussen

Dr. Walt Magnussen

Director TAMU Internet2 Technology Evaluation Center, Texas A&M University

Kecia Ray

Kecia Ray — Moderator

Executive Director, Center for Digital Education

Daniele Loffreda

Daniele Loffreda — Moderator

Sr. Industry Advisor, K-12, Ciena