A collection of tools and resources to design and conduct pilots, analyze their collected data, and potentially negotiate and purchase edtech tools. Tools are actionable (templates, surveys, etc.) while Resources are references (publications, websites, etc.).

For definitions of our taxonomies, see our About section.

Resource

The EdSurge Guide to Choosing, Vetting and Purchasing K-12 Edtech Products From EdSurge

A compilation of articles about choosing, vetting, and purchasing edtech products, along with additional resources.

Resource

K12 Blueprint Contract Negotiations with Vendors From K12 Blueprint

A step-by-step guide for negotiating contracts with ed-tech vendors.

Resource

Digital Learning Now Procurement Guide From Digital Learning Now

A report outlining 12 keys to smart edtech procurement.

Tool

CBCSE Cost Toolkit From CBCSE

This tool is designed to facilitate the estimation of costs and cost-effectiveness of educational programs.