Karen-Cator

Karen Cator: Schools Should Get Creative With Spending

Karen Cator: Schools Should Get Creative With Spending

| December 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Continuing my conversation with the Department of Education’s Director of Education Technology Karen Cator, we talk about how schools can find inventive ways of allotting money for tech tools. What’s your position on creative reallocation of funds in order to pull schools and districts into the 21st century? We’re going to have to figure out […]

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The DOE’s Guide to Allowing Online Access in Schools

The DOE’s Guide to Allowing Online Access in Schools

| December 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Last month, the Department of Education released its 124-page, information-packed National Education Technology Plan. I spoke with Karen Cator, the Director of the Office of Educational Technology, about the reality of implementing some of these guidlines into the existing public education system. Her answers were direct, forthright, and sensible. It’s apparent that the authors spent […]

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