Software/Tech Support

Districts across the state are increasingly moving to one-to-one tech initiatives to enhance education in the growing 21st-Century learning environment.

Take advantage of OSC’s Software & Technology Support services to keep your district up and running at all times.


INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES
The Ohio Schools Council, along with the Educational Service Centers of Cuyahoga, Lorain and Medina Counties have joined forces to form Connect — a unique Information Technology Center (ITC) developed to serve schools and other educational entities in Ohio. Connect members will have greater access to a more diverse range of expertise and shared technical services including network solutions, software support and data management.

COMPUTER TECHNICIAN SERVICES
The OSC, in partnership with BPI Information Systems, offers computer repair services and network engineering services.

  • Engineering Network Services: $90/hour — 60% OSC savings!
  • Computer Repair Services: $80/hour — 42% OSC savings!

ONLINE TRAINING
Online video training modules with access to 140+ training courses, with MSDS & Chemical Safety Specialists and auto-reporting, reminder notifications and staff sign-off are available through the OSC contract with PublicSchoolWORKS. OSC SPECIAL PRICE: $3.50-$12.90/PER EMPLOYEE (BASED ON PROGRAM LEVEL AND ENHANCEMENTS)

COMMUNICATIONS SOFTWARE
Communicate quickly and effectively with your parents and staff during a snow day, school emergency or routine messaging with OSC’s outbound notification program available through Alert Now – a service of Blackboard Connect. 44% OSC DISCOUNT OFF RETAIL PRICE.

SCHOOL SAFETY SOFTWARE
Get assistance developing your school safety plan, digital school maps, call lists and storage of the plan so it’s readily accessible by administrators and first-responders through the NaviGate Prepared Integrated Emergency Response System. 25-33% OSC DISCOUNT, DEPENDING ON BUILDING.

Contact OSC Cooperative Purchasing Program Manager, Tami Perkins, at
tperkins@osconline.org or (216) 447-3100 x 6103 to learn more.