Granbury’s Technology Plan
How technology is being
Courses being provided
Granbury Independent School District has
developed a Technology Plan that:
shares a common vision for technology in the
identifies strategies that will help Granbury
ISD make advancements in technology to
improve student’s academic achievements
E-Rate provides grants to schools and libraries to
obtain affordable telecommunications and Internet
41% of Granbury’s student population is
economically disadvantaged and as a result we
qualify for a 60% discount.
GISD had to develop a technology plan to apply for
the E-Rate grant.
Utilizing technology as a tool for improving
Developing a strategy for educator
Improving communication to facilitate data
driven areas as in student records
Assessing the improvement of
services, software, hardware, and other
GISD Technology Budget
Teaching and Learning $66,500
Educator Preparation $86,500
Leadership and Support $137,000
Technology in the Classroom
Science safety was
taught through the
use of creating
Students filmed their
Click to begin video and click own commercials.
again to stop.
Taking a technology
hands on approached
made learning more
Granbury ISD’s Vision…
is moving forward and meeting the
challenges of the 21st century learner.
Although the current STaR chart shows
Granbury is in the Developing Tech
, evidence of technology usage within the
district points that we are rapidly moving
towards Advanced Tech level of progress.
Granbury Independent School District. (2009).
Granbury ISD technology plan 2009 - 2010.
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