Tag: WiFi contract

Two tech systems, one audit

As the Legislature looks to wrap up its year’s work, auditors could get $90,000 for a two-pronged assignment: taking a closer look at the state’s new WiFi system and its high school broadband network.

Education news roundup: Tuesday, March 18

Catch up on the latest legislative action from the Statehouse: a shuffling of lottery proceeds, a bill on school WiFi specs and a proposal to create a new committee to review SBAC questions.

Senate Ed passes WiFi bill

During what may be the Senate Education Committee’s last meeting of the year, lawmakers passed a bill setting requirements for school districts that want state funding to run their own WiFi system.

JFAC approves WiFi plan

With the WiFi deal in place, the 2014-15 public school budget has been finalized and awaits votes in the House and Senate.