THE MISSIONThe Catholic Schools Department of theDiocese of Orange embraces theimportance of providing a digitally richauthentic learning environment forchildren in all of our schools andproviding skills for students to use digitalresources appropriately, capably, andresponsibly, furthering their spiritual,intellectual, and social development.
5 PILLARS Access Instruction Flexibility Responsibility/Safety Positive Use
C&S PROJECT #1 CENTRALIZED ISPIncreased Scalable Bandwidth at All SitesCentralized Firewall and FilteringPooling e-Rate EligibilityUsing Bargaining Power of SizePotential for Providing other Centralized Services (Telco/Exchange/Etc.)Project Progress
C&S PROJECT #2 CLOUD BASED SIS FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSSIS Services Available at All SitesUniformity of DataCentral Office AccessTransfer Data Electronically Between SchoolsProject Progress: Sycamore In Pilot
C&S PROJECT #3 CENTRALIZED SUPPORT SERVICES (OPTIONAL)Uniformity of Configurations and StructuresProviding Equal Top Level Service at Sites of All SizeProgress: In Discussion
C&S PROJECT #4 I-SAFEDiocesan License Makes This Available on All SitesE-Rate ComplianceSafe Environment ComplianceProgress: Uneven Use. Need to Develop Esy to Follow Standards
C&S PROJECT #5 1X1X15 By the Opening of School 2015, All Diocesan Schools Will Have 1x1 Digital Programs for Students Instant access to resources far beyond those available in a traditional classroom Individualized instruction “Paperless” textbooks and work environments Ability to demonstrate skills beyond those of a “paper and pencil” environment Equipment and Implementation Will Vary. Limited Configurations