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Bring Your Own Technology

MISD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, STAFF AND PARENTS MAY NOW BRING THEIR OWN TECHNOLOGY DEVICES TO SCHOOL

As part of MISD’s 21st Century Learner Initiative, High School Students, Staff and Parents may now bring their own technology devices
to school for instructional purposes. All non-district devices (laptops, iPads, etc.) will have access to MISD’s guest network to access the
Internet. All guest users must accept the terms of use prior to accessing the network and MISD is not responsible for theft, damage or loss
of any non-district device. Please see your campus LMS or administrator for a packet of information concerning this plan.

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"The Importance of Teachers"

McKinney ISD students pay tribute to their teachers in this video produced in honor of the district's 2011 Teacher of the Year candidates.

The Importance of Teachers

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Standard and Poor's States Structural Changes Needed to Fix School Finance, Cause of State's Financial Issues

Standard and Poor|Q|s States Structural Changes Needed to Fix School Finance, Cause of State|Q|s Financial Issues

"In fact, we believe that the primary source of the state's budget imbalance is not slower revenue growth, but rather, built-in budget imbalances that simply become more evident during periods of economic decline or slow revenue growth. Chief among these potential sources of persistent imbalances is education funding. As we have said for the past four years, the school finance reforms that the legislature approved in 2006 created a long-term source of budget pressure for the state, in our opinion."
-Standard and Poor's, Feb. 16, 2011

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