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Technology education plan sps

  1. 1. Technology In Education<br />E-RATE & Suffolk Public Schools Technology Plan<br />
  2. 2. SPS.. Moving forward through Technology<br />The Technology Plan for 2010-2016 can be seen at: http://www.spsk12.net/departments/technology/documents/setp2010.pdf<br />
  3. 3. The 5 W’s of Technology<br />Who leads technology in Suffolk Public Schools?<br />What are the main goals of our technology plan?<br />When will the SPS technology plan be implemented? <br />Where does the money for technology come from?<br />Why do we need continuously improved technology in the district?<br />
  4. 4. Who leads Technology in SPS?<br />The technology plan was developed by a committee including staff, students , and community members.<br />Members of the committee are:<br />*Sara Bean, High School Student *Michael Crocker, Coordinator of Technology Michael Ellis, Parent<br />*Dave Johnson, Data Utilization Manager *Christine Lafferty, Lead Instructional Resource Teacher<br />*John W. Littlefield, Director of Technology *Dan O’Leary, Middle School Principal<br />*Amos Peterson, Career and Technical Education Teacher<br />*Kimberly Richardson, Media Specialist<br />
  5. 5. What are the main goals of the SPS technology Plan?<br />Goal 1: Provide a safe, flexible, and effective learning environment for all students<br /> Certified and knowledgeable staff<br />High quality Professional development<br />Technical infrastructure <br />
  6. 6. What are the main goals of the SPS technology Plan?<br />Goal 2: Engage students in meaningful curricular content through the purposeful and effective use of technology<br />Internet Safety Programs<br />Improve academic performance<br />
  7. 7. What are the goals of the SPS Technology Plan?<br />Goal 3: Afford students with opportunities to apply technology effectively to gain knowledge, develop skills, and create and distribute artifacts that reflect their understandings.<br />Technology based assessments<br />Redesign SOLO interface to SOLO2<br />
  8. 8. What are the goals of the SPS Technology Plan?<br />Goal 4: Provide students with access to authentic and appropriate tools to gain knowledge, develop skills, extend capabilities, and create artifacts that demonstrate their understandings.<br />All students and staff have access to technology.<br />
  9. 9. What are the goals of the SPS Technology Plan?<br />Goal 5: Use technology to support a culture of data-driven decision making that relies upon data to evaluate and improve teaching and learning.<br />Use data to improve instruction<br />Research effectiveness of initiatives<br />
  10. 10. What are the goals of the SPS Technology Plan?<br />Goal 6: Use technology resources to promote a culture of efficiency and learning for all stakeholders.<br />Modernize and improve all departments<br />Efficient management of time & resouces<br />
  11. 11. When will the SPS technology plan be implemented?<br />
  12. 12. Where does the money for technology connectivity come from?<br />The Universal Service Administrative Company manages the Schools and Libraries Program of the Universal Service Fund, also known as E-RATE.<br />
  13. 13. What is E-RATE?<br />This program makes discounts available to eligible schools and libraries for telecommunication services, Internet access, and internal connections. <br />School districts must create and maintain a technology plan and this fund then pays for the discounted services.<br />
  14. 14. Why do we need continuously improved technology in the district?<br />Technology is an ever evolving resource for learning and teaching. Continuing to upgrade and improve services, SPS creates global learners who can actively contribute to our 21st century world.<br />
  15. 15. How will the SPS Technology Plan be implemented at OES?<br />Professional Development<br />Staff Collaboration<br />Technology Integration Lesson Plans<br />Computer Lab Vertical Planning<br />
  16. 16. QUESTIONS???<br />Please feel free to ask any questions or express concerns regarding this policy.<br />If you need assistance in planning your Professional Development Plan to include technology development, please ask.<br />
  17. 17. REFERENCES<br />The following websites were used to gather information.<br />http://www.spsk12.net/departments/technology/documents/setp2010.pdf<br />http://www.usac.org/sl/<br />

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