- Public school district educating many of the students in Boone County, Mo. The district’s vision is to be “the best school district in the state” and its mission is to “provide an excellent education for all students.”
- Approximately 3,000 faculty and staff serve more than 17,000 students at 19 elementary schools, six middle schools, five high schools, three centers, and a preschool.
- Over the past two years, the district has implemented a technology structure that will enable teachers and administrators to support student achievement.
Along with the launch of a Bring Your Own Device program and iPad® initiative, Columbia Public Schools wanted to provide administrators with on-the-go access to student information.
Unless you've been living under a rock and that rock has been located on Mars, you've probably noticed some of the hype surrounding Apple's recent release of the iPad. From an education perspective, there's been conversation from the product's announcement that this device could prove to be a game-changer for the classroom.