The American Rescue Plan Act and IT modernization: Four things K-12 school districts need to know

In the post-pandemic era, government funding in support of IT modernization opens a window of opportunity. Doing nothing has a cost. Failure to comply with federal spending rules can jeopardize current or future funding opportunities—while eroding the trust and goodwill of the community. IT modernization of K-12 school districts promises to improve resilience, enhance flexibility, and support compliance needs going forward. The following four tips will help you plan how to best approach this K-12 school district funding opportunity.