In Illinois, Determined Leaders Bring Technology to the Classroom
With a new wireless network and a one-to-one Google Chromebook initiative, Cicero Public School District 99 expanded students’ access to 21st-century learning.
Rudy Hernandez, Superintendent
Cao Mac, CIO
Bryan Snyder, Executive Director, Instructional and Digital Technology
Shariel Espinoza, Third-Grade Teacher
- A suburban Chicago district leverages E-rate funding and a vision from leadership to fast-track a major networking upgrade.
- “Our students now are really able to learn in a way that they were never able to learn before,” says Cicero Public School District 99 CIO Cao Mac.
- A one-to-one rollout, supported by a professional development initiative, has empowered teachers to integrate technology into the classroom effectively.