April 8, 2010 Archdiocese of Philadelphia Schools Tech Thursdays
Virtual Academy Upcoming Sessions and Archives This sessions will look at how to use the ISTE NETS and the TPACK model to seamlessly integrate technology, pedagogy, and content together in ways that support instruction. April 8 TPACK ScienceApril 15 TPACK MathematicsApril 22 TPACK Social StudiesMarch 25 TPACK Language Arts – Archived April 29 Leadership FocusView the new National Education Technology Plan and see how when combined with the NETS-T it holds promise for positive 21st Century reform. This session is offered for school leaders Learn Online Register on Coursewhere
Funding – Netbooks and More Funding for Technology enables us to reach our goals of innovative and effective anytime learning. Encourage business and community groups to Sponsor a Net Classroom. View the Funding links on the Technology page on the OCE website http://www.catholicschools-phl.org/about-oce/technology
Planning for Technology Centralized Purchasing is available to assure maximum discounts to schools. Please contact me for vendor contact information and standard quotes. Software purchase information for the upcoming year for several technology offerings such as Discovery Streaming and Moodle will be made available to schools in mid-April For the month of May Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship will again be a focus this year. Resources will be distributed.
Summer Learning Summer Tech Academy – For Elementary Teachers via the Connelly Foundation Summer Tech Leadership Camp - Save the dates July 20, 21 and 22 – Hands on Technology Camp for School Leaders . Learn the best and most modern tech tools for school leaders and their practical applications for school leaders based on ISTE’s Nets – A Standards for Administrators. More information on this will follow.
Thank You Provided by Nancy Caramanico Director of Technology, K-12 Technology Page Archdiocese http://www.catholicschools-phl.org/about-oce/technology http://ncara.edublogs.org/