Key Takeaways for CTOs
- A new tool from EducationSuperHighway can help you negotiate a better deal with your broadband provider.
- The tool is a result of a new rule designed to let EdTech leaders see how much other schools are paying for similar services and increase transparency.
- It's already showing results; One school received 500 percent more bandwidth for a 15 percent increase in costs.
- To use the tool, go to www.compareandconnectk12.org and then type in the name of a school district you’d like to compare.
Knowledge is power, and that’s certainly true when you’re discussing the cost of broadband service for your schools. If you knew how much similar-sized districts in your area were paying for internet access, you might be able to negotiate a better deal with your service provider. Now, a new tool from EducationSuperHighway might help.