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Avoid the Sinkholes on the Road to 1:1 Computing in K-12 Education

Published: 16 May 2016

ID: G00303992

Analyst(s): Kelly Calhoun Williams


K-12 organizations are either working toward 1:1 student-to-computer ratios or will be. The digitalization and personalization of education are demanding increased access to digital resources and devices. The road to achieving this is littered with high-profile failures and bright spots of learning.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish Clear Vision and Commitment
  • Establish an Instructional and IT Partnership
  • Ensure Investment in Professional Development
  • Assess Readiness, Pilot and Evaluate

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