NSBA Digital School District Award Winner

DigSchlDists_Wnr15_RGBSalisbury Township School District was recently honored by The National School Boards Association (NSBA) and The Center for Digital Education as a top digital school district in a national survey. Schools from across the country were invited to complete the 10th Annual Digital School Districts Survey. The survey recognizes exemplary school boards’ and districts’ use of technology to govern their district, communicate with students, parents and community and improve the learning environment and district operations.

Salisbury placed 2nd in the Small Student Population (<3000) category. Salisbury is in it’s 4th year of 1:1 laptop/iPad implementation K-12 (TL2020). Every student, teacher and administrator has access to a digital device – iPad mini in Grades K-1; MacBook Pro in Grades 2-12. Students in Grades 6-12 have the opportunity to use the laptop computer for learning both inside and outside of school. To see the full list of recognized schools, visit this site.

Dr. Randy Ziegenfuss, Superintendent of Schools, said, “To be recognized as a Top Digital School District by The National School Boards Association and The Center for Digital Education is yet another indication of the dedication of our board members, teachers, administrators and parents to provide the most meaningful technology-rich learning opportunities for our students.” To learn more about Salisbury’s teaching and learning initiative, visit the TL2020.org website.

About the National School Boards Association

The National School Boards Association (NSBA) is the leading advocate for public education and supports equity and excellence in public education through school board leadership. NSBA represents state school boards associations and their more than 90,000 local school board members throughout the U.S. Learn more at: www.nsba.org.

About The Center for Digital Education

The Center for Digital Education (CDE) is a national research and advisory institute specializing in K-12 and higher education technology trends, policy and funding. CDE provides education and industry leaders with decision support and actionable insight to help effectively incorporate new technologies in the 21st century. CDE is a division of e.Republic, the nation’s only media and research company focused exclusively on state and local government and education. Learn more at: www.centerdigitaled.com.

 

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