Broadmeadows – a region in Victoria, Australia with 17 schools
To improve the literacy and numeracy outcomes of students attending schools in the Broadmeadows area. Also to increase student retention through to year 12, using technology in the classroom.
A scalable IP-based network to provide connectivity, bandwidth and a services delivery platform. The network was designed to be the foundation for next generation teaching and learning.
Broadmeadow schools move from bottom to second highest in state’s rankings
15% increase in literary as a result of implementation ( between 2004-2010)
Classroom behaviour and student motivation significantly increased
Improved perception around teacher effectiveness
"One of the key things Cisco bought to the table was incredible high-level expertise, a sophisticated understanding of what innovation is and what it looks like, and a willingness to be involved."
–Wayne Craig, Regional Director of the Northern Metropolitan Region, DEECD.