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eSchool News gives webinar on successful laptop management
eSN provides educators and IT staff an up-close look at one school’s success
Sponsored by Absolute Software, the webinar will take place on February 2, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. EDT (11:00 a.m. PST). The duration is expected to be one hour, and registration is free.
Despite reduced funding and even IT staff, school districts across the country are being held to higher levels of accountability than ever. With fewer resources, school IT staffs are seeking solutions to balance classroom computing demands while abiding by education board inventory requirements.
Leonard Niebo, Director of IT for Brick Township Public Schools, leads the discussion on overcoming the roadblocks of a manual auditing process, specialized computing needs and incidents of loss and theft.
Niebo will address how his IT team tackled the same issues many schools are facing today:
• Streamlining inventorying by automating audits and enabling tracking
• Achieving a 100% return rate for student laptops
• Protecting data and specialized software on student devices
• Anticipating cross-platform computing needs for Apple devices
To register for “How One School District Doubled Its Laptop Return Rate” visit http://absjan.eventbrite.com/
About eSchool Media
eSchool Media, Inc. is a news and information organization delivering print, web, e-mail and video communications to nearly one million K-20 decision makers and influencers throughout North America and around the world. Its information networks provide education-technology content and services for leaders in schools and colleges and help educators successfully use technology and internet to transform education and achieve their educational goals. eSchool News is the flagship publication of eSchool Media Inc., which also includes eCampus News Network, serving higher education exclusively, and eClassroom News, an electronic publication network for teachers and other classroom practitioners.
With more than 264,000 registered members and more than 5 million page views a month, eSchool News Online (http://www.eschoolnews.com) is the No. 1 website for ed-tech daily news and information for K-20 decision makers.
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