While the pandemic has shifted many schools to hybrid or remote learning, all schools want to eventually make a safe and effective return to in-person learning. However, many operational and logistical challenges exist to do so. For instance, Wi-Fi needs to be extended to outdoor learning spaces, which are considered safer, and teachers are streaming classes, dramatically increasing bandwidth. Because the wireless network is such a critical part of in-person learning, school and district IT professionals are working hard to adapt it. This issue brief explains how having a cloud-managed network can make IT’s job easier and reduce overall costs.