Video: Commissioners Pierce and Caskey Grill Board of Education Chair Josh Wagner about the Extravagant $14.6 Million Dollar Tech Budget

Posted on March 12, 2017



♦ Board of Education Chairman Josh Wagner tries to defend the Rowan-Salsibury School System’s extravagant request for over $14.6 million in funds to continue the technology lease with Apple, Inc. at the March 6th Rowan County Commissioners meeting.  Wagner unravels when he’s asked where were the bids.  What ever happened to due diligence?

P.S. The public can seldom show up for schoolboard meetings because those meetings are mostly held when most people are working.

Two important technology articles:

http://www.crn.com/slide-shows/mobility/300084129/state-of-the-k-12-pc-market-chromebook-vs-apple-vs-windows-10.htm

http://www.hanoverresearch.com/media/Practices-for-Leasing-Educational-Technology.pdf

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