Yesterday the Pickerington Board of Education approved a major audio visual project that will allow all of the schools to have mounted projectors and sound reinforcement systems in the classrooms. The project that will take place over the summer of 2015 includes the technological upgrades for Pickerington High School North, Pickerington Lakeview Junior High School, [...]
Earlier this school year, we asked for staff, students and parents complete the Clarity Technology Survey. Below are the results of the survey. The survey was completed by approximately 3,500 students/parents and 450 staff members. These results will help drive technology decisions in future planning. At A Glance Parent Report Century Learning Report Curriculum Report [...]
In the first installment of the Going Google Staff Toolkit we introduced viewers to Gmail, Google Calendars, Google Drive, Google Classroom, Google + and Google Hangouts. In the second installment we will dive deeper into Gmail, Google Calendars, Google Drive and Google Classroom. Gmail 201 Google Calendar 201 Google Drive 201 Article - 25 Google [...]
Welcome to the first installment of the Google Staff Toolkit. This 101 version of Google Apps for Education will be a basic overview and introduction to Google Mail, Calendar, Classrooms, Hangouts and Google+. These videos will give staff members a basic understanding of each of the areas and information about how to transition some of [...]
What do you think technology in education will look like in 3 years, in 5 years, in 10 years? Add your thoughts to the comment section of this post. Help me in creating the technology 5- year forecast for PLSD.
Launching soon - Google Apps for Education Toolkit This toolkit will include three differentiation videos for each of the major areas of Google Apps for Education (Gmail, Calendar, Drive, Google Classroom, Google+ and Google Hangouts). The toolkit will include three videos in a 101, 201 and 301 format with more functionality explained as the videos [...]
Nominations are now open for the ITIP Ohio ISTE Affiliate 2015 Outstanding Technology-Using Teacher of the Year and Outstanding Technology-Using Administrator of the Year! Roles to consider: classroom teacher, principal, assistant principal, media specialist, technology coordinator/director, educational technology specialist, instructional coaches, superintendent. Eligibility and Application Information Nominees must be currently employed by an educational [...]
On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014, 100 K-12 superintendents and academic leaders are attending the Future Ready Summit at the White House in Washington, DC. This summit is to bring together the strongest academic leaders in technology to move the United States of America forward in technology access and usage. Click here to read the Future [...]