Press

The Progressive, February 2017
Betsy DeVos Pushes Online Learning

Seattle Public Schools, October 2016
SPS Selects John Krull as new Chief Information Officer

Medium, September 2016
2800+ Oakland Unified students enrolled in Computer Science in 2016–17

Newschools.org, May 2016
Live From Summit 2016: Partnership Strategies with Supes and Tech Decision Makers

Information Week, February 2016
Education IT: Hot Tech Trends To Watch

K-12 Blueprint Clarity Innovations/Intel, October 2015
Personalizing Learning in Oakland, CA, with Help From Chromebooks

Up.com, May 2015
Youth Startup Weekend – Oakland

Edsurge, April 2015
Oakland Goes NextGen

District Administration, February 2015
Personalizing Learning with Google for Education by John Krull

KQED Radio, commentary, February 2015
It’s Broke. Fix It.

Edsurge, August 2014
Clever Opens Up ‘Instant Login’ to Any and All K-12 Districts

Edsurge, July 2014
Carts, 1:1 and BYOD: The Journey Towards Personal Student Devices

New York Times, June 2014
F.C.C. Chief Plans Action on Wi-Fi in Schools

Bloomberg Business, October 2014
The Challenges of Using Tech in the Classroom
CK-12 Co-Founder and Executive Director Neeru Khosla, Oakland Unified School District’s John Krull and Clever Co-Founder and CEO Tyler Bosmeny discuss tablets and tech in the classroom on “Bloomberg West.” 

PR Newswire, November 2014 
Oakland Unified School District Selects Comcast Business Ethernet Services to Help Propel Students and Faculty into the Future

THE Journal, November 2014 
Oakland USD Beefs up Network for Personalized Learning

The Post News Group, November 2014 
OUSD and Comcast Partner for High-speed Internet to All Students

eSchool News, August 2014
Oakland Unified School District chooses Google for a personalized learning platform
In this webinar, you’ll hear directly from John Krull, Information Technology Officer at Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) which is California’s most improved urban school district for the past eight years. John will discuss why the district decided to go Google and how they planned for a successful rollout of Google Education tools.

KQED – Mindshift, June 2014
What’s the Impact of Overzealous Internet Filtering in Schools?

EdLights, May 2014
Ear to the Ground: More Sales Insights from K-12 Leaders

Fortune Magazine, April 2014
The dawn of the Chrome Age by Miguel Helft

KQED News, April 2014
Oakland Schools Get Wireless Upgrade, New Computers

Mercury News, March 2014
California students’ verdict on new tests: Tech is a breeze, content is tougher

Cisco – Meraki Customer Stories
Deployed 3500 Meraki 802.11ac APs to reliably support Common Core online testing

Oakland Local, December 2013
SAFEWAY DONATES 2,000 LAPTOPS TO OAKLAND HIGH SCHOOLS

Oakland Tribune, November 2013
Oakland to spend $6.9 million on new teaching methods

SchoolLoop press release, May 2012
More than 3,600 U.S. K-12 Schools Now Use School Loop’s Enterprise Social Software

California Teachers Association, October 2011
Students develop app for school district

Fremont USD press release, September 2011
Fremont Unified School District to Release iPhone application

Tri-City Voice, August 2011
Students wow Board with FUSD iPhone app

Envision Technology, February – May 2009
Envision Technology Blog by John Krull

Jupiter Media, December 2007
Big WLAN on Campus

The FreeLibrary.com, October 2007
Envision Schools Deploy Xirrus Wi-Fi Arrays to Support Personalized Learning

THE Journal, October 2007
Envision High Schools Spread WiFi Across Campuses

PR Newswire, December 2003
America Online, Inc. (AOL) Chooses Autonomy’s Virage Technology For Video Broadcast Platform

Microsoft.com/China, April, 2000
How to Upgrade 350 Servers to Windows 2000 in Less Than 30 Days