To be eligible for E-rate and Telecommunications/Internet Access Equity Aid, districts must have an approved technology plan on file with the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE). Submitted plans will be posted to the MDE website. Plans must include the following four components:

  • Technology Needs Assessment
  • Goals and Strategies
  • Professional Development plan
  • Evaluation

Technology plans that encompass July 1, 2012 ? June 30, 2015 should include links to locally developed supporting documentation such as district planning documents, survey instruments, etc., as appropriate.