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The nearly $4 billion FCC program enters its fifth year since funding for networking infrastructure became available to schools and libraries. This article examines recent action taken by the FCC that could change how these institutions can access funds beginning in 2020.
Here's what administrators have to say about specifying products that best serve the needs of the school or district.
In this article, we explore lifecycle costs and vital factors to consider in order to make the most cost-effective choices for your facilities.
As K-12 school districts have grown in size and complexity, buying supplies has become a sophisticated profession.
A construction procurement alternative.
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You are invited to join us for an overview of the trends in educational facilities and construction based on available data and surveys of the readers of both SP&M and CP&M magazines.
With access to local contractors through a cooperative purchasing network, you can trade the time and expense of traditional procurement for speed, efficiency and the power of group buying.
View this infographic to better understand when JOC is a good option.
This ebook from Gordian includes detailed case studies of K-12 schools that used JOC to complete projects successfully in a limited time.
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A brief overview of the trends in facilities and construction based on available data and a survey of our readers. Information includes the trends in population and enrollment, the trends in overall education construction spending, and the results of our reader survey.
As in most years, the President’s budget request is dead on arrival when it is announced. This year is not much different than those in the past. However, with a divided government, the budget and appropriations process gets a bit more challenging and interesting. The
Cooperative purchasing helps K-12 school districts keep the shelves fully stocked while saving money.
See how this school district went from bleeding energy dollars to saving over $1.5 million a year in cost avoidance, earning an ENERGY STAR rating of 97 and becoming an 11-time Partner of the Year award winner.
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