Why Education Leaders Love Google’s Purchasing Process

Spread the loveHere’s an insider secret you may not realize about school district leadership: most of them despise the antiquated paperwork process required for purchasing anything — whether it’s a stapler, a school bus or an edtech product. The purchasing process is cumbersome and slow, sometimes taking weeks or longer for approval. A buyer acting on behalf of a school or the district must fill out a purchase order, sign it and send it to a supervisor for approval. Teachers need their principal’s authorization, and principals need district leadership endorsement. Large items may require school board support. Once approved, the … Continue reading Why Education Leaders Love Google’s Purchasing Process