Thomas Rice
Director of Technology for Bentonville Schools

Thomas Rice is the Director of Technology for Bentonville Schools, which serves 18,000 urban and rural students. Spread across 142 square miles, the Bentonville, Arkansas district supports 22 campuses that include one pre-K, 11 elementary, four junior high, four middle and two high schools.

A member of Bentonville’s executive leadership team, Rice has directed countless technology initiatives over his 20-year career working for K-12 districts. He has also served as a private IT consultant with a focus on primary education.

Posts (1)


School District’s Response to Pandemic Brings Wi-Fi Access to Community

How students huddled in the rain resulted in free outdoor Wi-Fi available to an entire community. Read More


  • Aruba Central
  • Aruba Remote AP (RAP)
  • Business Continuity
  • Digital Classroom