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3 Reasons to Think Twice Before Recycling Your School Technology

By: Charles Duarte

Schools going green recycling devices—can also go green with their budgets. GUEST COLUMN | by Charles Duarte I had the …

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When Do You Refresh Your EdTech?

by Dave Saltmarsh

School districts may be surprised at the amount of money they leave on the table by delaying technology refreshes until summer. Here are strategies to get the most money for your technology refresh.

Diamond Assets and Jamf Release eBook NEWS

By: Robyn

K-12 school districts that wait until summer months to refresh aging Edtech devices may be losing out on important buying power, according to a new eBook sponsored by Diamond Assets and Jamf.

Four Reasons to Rethink EdTech Financing

By: Mark Rand

When it comes to edtech purchases, many school districts avoid the F-word: financing. The thought is that financing technology purchases is expensive and not fiscally responsible. Yet often these same school districts use various...

Diamond Assets Adds to Leadership Ranks

Diamond Assets, an Apple trade-up partner for schools and enterprises, announced additions to its leadership team to support the company’s growth. Penny Hartwell and Mark Rand have joined the company’s education division and Ryan Egan will service the enterprise market. According to a news release, all will focus on helping...

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Diamond Assets Interview, CLOUD Act Explained, Google Maps, Theranos Fraud

First Segment: Diamond Assets. Charles Duarte, Vice President. Diamond Assets partners with organizations in the education, corporate, and government sectors to maximize the residual value of their Apple devices.

Price Should Be A Smaller Factor In EdTech Purchases

By: Charles Duarte

There is a British saying, “Don’t be penny wise and pound foolish,” which cleverly warns against making decisions that save small amounts of money (pennies) that end up costing more in the long run (British pounds — or in our case, dollars).

4 Surefire Ways to Get More for Your Edtech Dollar

By: Charles Duarte

As warmer weather approaches, students start looking to spring break with excitement as a sign that the end of the school year is near.

Five Trends for Successful EdTech Deployments in 2018

By: Charles Duarte

While students are looking forward to an extended holiday break, chances are administrators are knee deep in budgeting and planning for the next school year. Technology will make up a good portion of this planning, so it’s appropriate to...

Diamond Assets Breaks Ground

A ceremonial ground breaking was held last Thursday for a 59,000-square-foot facility in the Crossroads Business Park. The property is owned by Backyard Properties of Rock County LLC, which is constructing the facility for Diamond Assets, an asset management firm specializing in Apple products.

Genesys Works Chicago Joins the Everyone Can Code Initiative

Genesys Works Chicago joins the Everyone Can Code initiative offering high school juniors the chance to learn computer programing during the summer and then taking an internships with local companies. Students learn using current Apple technology donated by Diamond Assets.

Backing Up to Get a Wider View of EdTech Funding for Your School

By: Charles Duarte

Digital learning, though still in its youth, has been shown to enable students to learn more quickly and adeptly, while improving instructional technique and optimizing instructor time, according to the MIT Office of Digital Learning.

Kodiak school district approves $1M iPad contract

The school district is replacing its supply of Apple laptops and iPads with 2,750 new iPads, officials said during a board meeting Wednesday. The district will lease the new iPads from Apple for four years at a cost of $1,041,506.50, which includes cases, keyboards and 36 days of implementation assistance by Apple. During the board meeting...