The Division of Research & Technology uses technology to enhance the quality of education for Arkansas' teachers, students, parents, and other educational stakeholders by providing timely and accurate information using high-quality data and tools that are easy to use, powerful, cost-effective and readily accessible. Research & Technology also works diligently to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of educational data. The division provides numerous tools and applications for educators, policymakers, state and federal governmental agencies, researchers and the public.
The Division of Research & Technology is divided into two units: APSCN - Student Management System and Technology Initiatives and Resources. Click the links to the right to learn more about the tools, support, or training provided by each unit.
For information about the Office of the Chief Information Officer, Information Systems Unit, Information Technology Services Unit, and Data Warehouse & Reporting Unit, please visit the recently created Office of Information Technology.
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