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E rate and tech plan

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E rate and tech plan

  1. 1. E-Rate and District Technology Plan Begin
  2. 2. <ul><li>Presented by: </li></ul><ul><li>Lesha Stallons </li></ul><ul><li>EDLD 5306 </li></ul><ul><li>Concepts of Educational Technology </li></ul><ul><li>September 2, 2011 </li></ul>
  3. 3. Agenda 1. E-Rate 2. Frisco ISD Technology Plan 3. Summary 4. Resources
  4. 4. E-Rate <ul><li>also known as The Schools and Libraries Program of the Universal Service Fund </li></ul><ul><li>provides discounts to assist most schools and libraries in the United States to obtain: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>affordable telecommunications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>internet access </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Discounts <ul><li>level of poverty </li></ul><ul><li>urban/rural status of the population served </li></ul><ul><li>range from 20% to 90% of the costs of eligible services </li></ul>
  6. 6. Discount Matrix Note: 12 % of FISD students qualify for the free and reduced lunch program
  7. 7. Frisco ISD Technology Plan <ul><li>Goal #1: Develop and implement effective technology staff development </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Integration Facilitator provides staff development </li></ul><ul><li>Campus workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Summer technology integration workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Job-embedded training </li></ul><ul><li>Online training modules/video streaming </li></ul>
  8. 8. Frisco ISD Technology Plan <ul><li>Goal #2: Integrate technology to increase student achievement </li></ul><ul><li>Online research </li></ul><ul><li>Technology scope and sequence </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Applications in high school </li></ul><ul><li>Videoconferences </li></ul><ul><li>Firewall, virus protection, filters </li></ul>Click to learn about BYOD
  9. 9. Frisco ISD Technology Plan <ul><li>Goal #3: Use technology to enhance instruction/administrative </li></ul><ul><li>Multimedia teaching stations </li></ul><ul><li>Computer grade book </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher websites </li></ul><ul><li>TAKS data analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Online curriculum management </li></ul>
  10. 10. Frisco ISD Technology Plan <ul><li>Goal #4: Provide most current technology capabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Update technology inventory </li></ul><ul><li>Update district standards yearly </li></ul><ul><li>High level voice/data services </li></ul><ul><li>High bandwidth capabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Provide access to technology to community </li></ul><ul><li>Research emerging technologies </li></ul>
  11. 11. Summary <ul><li>E-Rate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Access to affordable communications and information services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Telecommunications services </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Internet access </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Internal connections </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Basic maintenance of internal connections </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Schools submit plan each year </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Resources <ul><li>E-Rate Website: http://www.usac.org/sl/ </li></ul><ul><li>FISD Technology Plan: http://www.friscoisd.org/ly/departments/technology/documents/2010-2012GOALSBreakout.pdf </li></ul>Start Over

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