Monthly Archives: June 2021


ALAS: Important opportunities and information!

June 17, 2021 .TOP NEWS CONTACT your State Affiliate representative today! Non-ALAS members may apply! ALAS REGISTER NOW .MOVERS AND SHAKERS: ALAS PROUD Please send any promotions or state affiliate highlights to: by 5 p.m. EST every Monday.  SPONSORED VIDEO Equity Through Computer Science Can Elementary Computer Science be Equity’s New Language? That's what a group [...]

Access a Complimentary Gartner Report on Protection from Ransomware

COMPLIMENTARY GARTNER REPORT: Detect, Protect, Recover: How Modern Backup Applications Can Protect You From Ransomware In this recent Gartner report, analysts Nik Simpson and Ron Blair "assess new features that aid in detecting ransomware attacks, protect the backup repository and speed recovery." The critical importance of protection from ransomware is supported by Gartner research that states, [...]

Cambridge is Growing for Good Reason!

I am intrigued by how well Hispanic students do in Cambridge.  Recent research conducted by Florida State University tracing subsequent course performance of Cambridge graduates’ found 93 percent of Hispanic Cambridge students completed their degrees in 4 years compared to 82 percent of Hispanic students who had earned credit via other advanced programs. On average, Hispanic Cambridge students completed [...]

[CASE STUDY] Allscripts Transforms Operations with Cloud Contact Center

Healthcare IT vendor Allscripts recently faced a significant and costly upgrade for its operating system environment. At the same time, its premises-based contact center system was up for annual maintenance renewal. Allscripts decided to take the opportunity to simplify contact center operations and move to the cloud—a move that was in line with its general [...]

[ConvergeOne Newsletter] The Next Evolution of Cloud Services

Maximize Your Intelligent Cloud Journey to Achieve True Digital Transformation As companies look to modernize their IT systems to compete in today’s digital world, cloud is the vehicle of choice to accelerate digital transformation. In order to derive the greatest value from cloud, organizations must take the time to develop a comprehensive strategy—or, as we call it, [...]

Register now: SEL 4-part series

This Summer: Free, 4-part learning series on Social Emotional Learning Join Ricky Robertson and the Arizona Department of Education for two, FREE, 4-part virtual learning series in June & July 2021. These highly sought-after series will lead individual educators and school teams through an intentional professional learning sequence on educator well-being, understanding behavior, and trauma-informed social emotional [...]