Technology Solutions for K-12 Schools

 

Technology should be affordable and easy to use for all school districts. Meeting the changing needs of educational technology is one reason why we’re focused on making network investment a priority. Consolidated Communications has helped hundreds of schools and administrators improve the quality of their educational environment with competitive prices, secure products, and local, responsive support.

 

The Consolidated Difference

 

You’re an expert on your school. We’re experts on the business of making schools tech ready. Together, we can make great things happen for students, teachers, and administrators.

Our pricing is competitive, but we also know that you’ll benefit from our hands-on approach to technology implementation and integration. We have purchasing and leasing options to meet your budget. We always put customer satisfaction first. In fact our flexibility and personal attention is why so many schools choose Consolidated Communications over other providers.

  • Experience: Consolidated Communications has a long history of supporting schools and the E-Rate program. Our extensive experience and dedicated staff will help you develop a plan that fits the needs of your school and achieves the goals you have set for this year and beyond.
  • Network: Consolidated Communications owns and manages a national fiber network. Customers can achieve added security through the use of our fiber-based Ethernet and dedicated circuits. Our unmatched network can also be easily scaled to meet additional capacity or changing technology requirements. Our fiber network relies on industry-leading technology from equipment vendors, such as Cisco, Calix, Ciena, and Juniper Networks, and provides redundancy and the ability to aggregate links to support applications with large bandwidth requirements. We also have engineers and skilled technicians, ensuring that we can address network issues and customer requirements quickly.
  • Dedicated Support: We believe in the personal relationships and are committed to making you a top priority.

 

Planning for Current and Future Needs

 

As you think about your current and future technology requirements, it may be helpful to know what other schools are thinking about.

  • Staying on top of federal broadband initiatives
  • Delivering online standardized testing and rich media
  • Supporting 1:1 classroom learning initiatives
  • Accommodating bring your own device (BYOD) policies
  • Addressing concerns about network security and acceptable use policies.
  • Reducing costs while improving productivity.
  • Upgrading to high-performance Wi-Fi to support new and emerging bandwidth requirements

 

The Schools and Libraries E-rate Program

 

Public or private K-12 schools and libraries can apply for E-rate discounts for eligible services. Our Education Technology Solutions team is a knowledgeable resource for schools considering how to leverage the E-rate programs. Would you like to learn more? Speak with one of our education technology experts today.echnology should be affordable and easy to use for all school districts. Meeting the changing needs of educational technology is one reason why we’re focused on making network investment a priority. Consolidated Communications has helped hundreds of schools and administrators improve the quality of their educational environment with competitive prices, secure products, and local, responsive support.