What is the DA Leadership Institute?

The mission of the District Administration Leadership Institute (DALI) is to provide cutting-edge professional development to school district superintendents and other senior education executives to inspire innovation and leadership excellence in K12 education.

This mission is accomplished through top-tier live events focused on intensive networking and collaboration with innovative solution providers, and through engagement in virtual communities to promote ongoing discussion, debate, and the sharing of professional resources and leadership initiatives.

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Report: Quantifying the Economic Value of Chromebooks for K12 Education

Two of the biggest challenges schools face when implementing technology programs are budget and IT support. A 2012 IDC White Paper on the Economic Value of Chromebooks for K12 Education found that Google Chromebooks required 69% less labor to install and 92% less labor to support than the composite alternative device. The solution reduced time lost managing devices by 82%, enabling more teaching time.