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  1. 1. E-Rate & TISDs Technology Plan<br />By: Barbara Sides<br />idehaven<br />echnology<br />
  2. 2. Agenda<br />TISD’s Technology Plan<br />E-Rate<br />What it is<br />What it means for TISD<br />Where we go from here<br />
  3. 3. TISD’s Technology Plan<br />Current Plan 2010-2013<br />Based on Texas STaR Chart Key Areas<br />Teaching and Learning<br />Educator Preparation and Development<br />Leadership, Administration and Support<br />Infrastructure for Technology<br />
  4. 4. TISD’s Technology Plan<br />Goal #1: Ensure that the district’s technology is a fundamental part of the total education process<br />Obj. 1: Integrate technology in all subjects<br />Obj. 2: Serve at-risk students<br />Obj. 3: Offer dual credit courses<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />Key Area: Teaching and Learning Classification: Developing<br />
  5. 5. Goal #1, continued<br />Obj. 4: Provide resources to all staff<br />Obj. 5: Improve communication with community<br />Obj. 6: Serve community needs<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />Key Area: Teaching and Learning Classification: Developing<br />
  6. 6. Goal #2: Provide an infrastructure that meets the needs of students, faculty, staff, and community<br />Obj. 1: Maintain & upgrade equipment <br />Obj. 2: Provide safe environment<br />TISD’s Technology Plan<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />Key Area: Infrastructure for Technology Classification: Advanced<br />
  7. 7. Goal #3: Administrators will be responsible for integrating technology into district<br />Obj. 1: Train administrators <br />Obj. 2: Provide communication technology<br />TISD’s Technology Plan<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />Key Area: Leadership, Admin, Instructional Support Classification: Advanced<br />
  8. 8. Goal #4: All teachers will have access to on-going professional development that prepares them to effectively use and integrate technology into their curriculum<br />Obj. 1: Provide requested staff development<br />TISD’s Technology Plan<br />Texas STaR Chart<br />Key Area: Educator Preparation & Development Classification: Developing<br />
  9. 9. Total Budget $539,050.00<br />TISD’s Technology Plan<br />
  10. 10. E-Rate<br />What it is:<br />Discounts for schools and libraries<br />Purchase telecommunication services<br />Voice and data <br />Internet access<br />Internal connections<br />Source: US Department of Education<br />http://www2.ed.gov/Technology/overview.html<br />
  11. 11. Where Do We Go From Here?<br />Utilize E-Rate discounts<br />Focus on Developing areas<br />Utilize data <br />Research other schools<br />Maintain & enhance advanced areas<br />Seek new technology opportunities <br />Request teacher input<br />Attend technology conferences<br />