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See the latest news from OETC, including recent solicitations, new contracts, and event announcements.

The Google Play Store is Now Available for Chromebooks

Is your institution ready for Google Play? If your institution uses Chromebooks, make sure you are ready for The Google Play Store. This article can serve as support when setting up your students with this new tool. The recent release of the Stable channel update 53.0.2785.129 (Platform version: 8530.90.0) for Acer Chromebook R11 and Asus …

OETC Community Interview: Abbey Futrell

Technology is a powerful part of transforming teaching and learning. Abbey Futrell is a Digital Innovation Coach and Research Associate with the Professional Learning and Leading Collaborative at North Carolina State University’s William & Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation. Her work with the Friday Institute encompasses a commitment to coaching teachers on how to …

OETC Community Interview: Lodge McCammon

I am a creator who is obsessed with reflective practice. Dr. Lodge McCammon is an independent education consultant who provides professional services including presentations, curriculum development, and a variety of training programs. Dr. McCammon’s teaching methods have inspired thousands of educators to make significant changes in their practice. He has created lessons and resources that …

Microsoft EES Roadshows in April 2017: Register Today

Microsoft EES Roadshows Redmond, Hillsboro, and Medford Oregon April 18th, 19th, and 20th, 2017 Join OETC and Microsoft for an in-depth learning course about Microsoft’s new technical bundles, EES framework, and an exclusive question and answer session with Microsoft representatives. OETC offers a Microsoft EES licensing agreement to our membership. Microsoft EES is an annuity …

Learn More about Microsoft EES Framework through Upcoming Webcasts

Microsoft EES Webcasts January 24th, 25th, and 26th 2017 Join us for one of three upcoming webcast dates this January to learn more about Microsoft’s latest EES updates. This webcast is an hour long, and features an exclusive Question and Answer session with Microsoft. Schedule Overview Introduction Microsoft Licensing Bundles Information Session Question and Answer …

Request for Proposals (RFP) – APCON Network Security and Monitoring and ExtraHop Ransomware Protection

APCON Network Security and Monitoring Request for Proposals (RFP) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for APCON network security and monitoring with ExtraHop ransomware protection as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-20 member institutions. The purpose is to identify and award a …

Microsoft Azure Workshop for Education

Microsoft Workshops This November November 16, 2016 and November 23, 2016 Join Microsoft and their Azure certified partners for an interactive online event, and see for yourself how your institution can achieve more with cloud solutions. This hour-long seminar features scenario-based training geared towards academic organizations. Visit Microsoft’s Azure EDU YouTube Channel When Wednesday, November …

OETC Community Interview: Sunni Brown

Did you miss Sunni Brown at Spark last November? See her speak at IntegratED this February! IntegratED 2017 Reserve your spot today. Register Now – $369 Learn More Learning is an active process that requires us to show up and build our own cognitive and emotional experience. Sunni Brown is the founder of Sunni Brown …

Request for Proposal (RFP) – Networking Equipment, Network Security, Support, and Networking as a Service

Networking Equipment, Network Security, Network as a Service Request for Proposals (RFP) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Networking Equipment, Network Security, and Network as a Service as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-20 member institutions. The purpose is to identify …

OETC Community Interview: Leticia Britos Cavagnaro

Creating a global community of experimenters Leticia Britos Cavagnaro is the co-founder and co-director of the University Innovation Fellows Program (UIF) and an Adjunct Professor at Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (a.k.a. d.school). Britos Cavagnaro has taught design thinking to hundreds of students, educators, and corporate and nonprofit leaders in the U.S. and …