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This presentation was given by Lachlan Tidmarsh, Chicago Public Schools Chief Technology Officer, at the 2012 Leadership Technology Conference on July 24, 2012.

This presentation was given by Lachlan Tidmarsh, Chicago Public Schools Chief Technology Officer, at the 2012 Leadership Technology Conference on July 24, 2012.

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  • 1. LeadershipTechnology Summit Tuesday, July 24, 2012 Whitney Young High School
  • 2. Information & Technology Services Mission, Vision, Goals and Priorities Lachlan Tidmarsh Chief Information Officer
  • 3. VisionWe want to contribute tothe District’s goal ofpreparing our students forcollege and career byproviding the finest K-12 ITservices in the country.
  • 4. MissionWe will provide innovativetechnology solutions that: • Improve the quality of education for our students • Reduce the administrative burden on our educators • Facilitate parent interaction and • Increase community engagement.
  • 5. Goals We will work to: 1. Ensure ALL students across the District have equitable access to the technology resources. 2. Empower our educators with the tools and technology to improve the quality of instruction for their students. 3. Reduce the time spent by our educators on administrative tasks, and thereby increase the amount of time available for instruction.
  • 6. Goals We will work to: 4. Provide our administrators and leaders with the information to effectively manage our organization. 5. Provide access to tools to drive direct engagement with our educators, parents and community members. 6. Provide additional learning opportunities for all students interested in expanding their knowledge of technology and its impact on our society and culture.
  • 7. Near Term Priority #1: Google@CPS Google@CPS • Goal Alignment: • (Goal #2) Empower our educators with the tools and technology to improve the quality of instruction for their students.
  • 8. Near Term Priority #2: Tech Coordinator andTeacher Training Tech Coordinator and Teacher Training • Goal Alignment: • (Goal #3) Reduce the time spent by our educators on administrative tasks, and thereby increase the amount of time available for instruction. • (Goal #4) Provide our administrators and leaders, both in our schools and in the central office, with the information required to effectively manage our organization.
  • 9. Near Term Priority #3: Identifying and Managingour Workstations Identifying and Managing our Workstations Goal Alignment: • (Goal #1) Ensure ALL students across the District have equitable access to the technology resources necessary to fulfill all college-ready requirements, aligned to the Common Core State Standards. • (Goal #2) Empower our educators with the tools and technology to improve the quality of instruction for their students. • (Goal #3) Reduce the time spent by our educators on administrative tasks, and thereby increase the amount of time available for instruction.
  • 10. Near Term Priority #4: Using and Sharing WhatWe Own Using and Sharing What We Own Goal Alignment: • (Goal #1) Ensure ALL students across the District have equitable access to the technology resources necessary to fulfill all college-ready requirements, aligned to the Common Core State Standards. • (Goal #6) Provide additional learning opportunities for all students interested in expanding their knowledge of technology and its impact on our society and culture.
  • 11. Near Term Priority #5: A Single Source of Truthfor Data A Single Source of Truth for Data Goal Alignment: • (Goal #4) Provide our administrators and leaders, both in our schools and in the central office, with the information required to effectively manage our organization.
  • 12. Near Term Priority #6: Improving the Usability andRelevance of our Systems Improving the Usability and Relevance of our Systems Goal Alignment: • (Goal #3) Reduce the time spent by our educators on administrative tasks, and thereby increase the amount of time available for instruction. • (Goal #4) Provide our administrators and leaders, both in our schools and in the central office, with the information required to effectively manage our organization.
  • 13. Enjoy the Summit! Google Sessions: • Google 101 • Google Apps for Education: An Overview • Going Google @ Brown School of Technology • Tips & Tricks to "Google-ize" Your School Additional Highlighted Sessions: • Computer/Device Acquisitions and Management • Dashboard: Best Practices for Tracking Your School Performance Data Lachlan TidmarshPhone: (773) 553-3487 | Email: ltidmarsh@cps.edu
  • 14. LeadershipTechnology Summit Tuesday, July 24, 2012 Whitney Young High School