Information For

School Districts

Effective savings on every technology purchase.

We provide school districts with leading-edge technology that makes your work easier and more effective. When you purchase technology through DIR, you can rest assured you are following all state procurement requirements while taking advantage of the added savings with the purchasing power of the State of Texas. 

If you need help finding a specific technology product or service, please contact us. 

If your school district needs to make a large quantity purchase, you’ll want to take advantage of DIR’s bulk purchasing options for additional savings

E-Rate, EDGAR, and EPEAT Discount Program

Learn more about additional discounts that K-12 School Districts can take advantage of

IT Services for School Districts

Find IT Solutions
Search our contracts for the perfect solution
Find IT Solutions
Schedule of Solicitation Opportunities
Learn more about upcoming solicitations that DIR has in store. Agencies can also submit requests for future solicitation considerations.
Schedule of Solicitation Opportunities
Shared Technology Services (STS)
Save time and money with our managed IT service
Shared Technology Services (STS)
Customer Eligibility
IHEs are eligible to purchase through DIR. Learn more about Customer Eligibility and related statutes.
Customer Eligibility
IT Staffing
We can help you augment your IT staff
IT Staffing
How to Order
The steps for ordering a product or service from DIR
How to Order

Why Use DIR?

DIR ensures school districts can find and implement the most secure, powerful, and cost-effective technology available. We’re eager to help your organization procure and implement information and communications technology — including data, voice, software, hardware, and more.

By utilizing DIR’s purchasing power and expertise, your school district’s technology purchases can be managed more efficiently and effectively. In fact, school districts  have saved more than $112 million by purchasing through DIR (FY20). 

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