News 6th September 2021
UPDATE 25 March 2022 – NEW FUNDING ANNOUNCED
The DFE have now issued updated guidance detailing additional Connect The Classroom funding for around 3500 schools, focussed in 55 Local Authority Education Investement Areas where school outcomes are weakest. Approximately £150M has been allocated to invest in modern, high spec Wireless and LAN infrastructure over the next 3 years.
If your school has been invited to apply for DFE funding under the Connect the Classroom scheme, Wave 9 can help. With many succesful installations already under our belt, Wave 9 are well placed to help you through the Connect the Classroom process and deliver a succesful project. Our experienced team have implemented 100’s of networks with a minimum of disruption and have a great reputation for delivering projects on-budget on-time.
We’re also supporting these projects under single tender award process through Everything ICT, a compliant procurement framework that allows schools to purchase from a single supplier quotation, saving time and effort.
By choosing Wave 9 and Cisco Meraki, the funding for the scheme can support up to 10 years of support and maintenance for your replacement network. Contact us today to see how we can help.