Category: Announcements

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Ed Tech is podcasting now

Your Tech TOSAs have decided to join the podcasting world, and use it as an opportunity to discuss all things educational technology related. We’re calling it The New Tools and our first episode is up now, and ready for you to listen to. In this episode we discuss our first Aha Moments with technology in ...

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15-16 Ed Tech Overview now on Atomic Learning

Ed Tech TOSAs are currently visiting all the schools in the district to present at staff meetings in partnership with the new Ed Tech Building Leads.  The presentations this year include an overview of the Ed Tech Department, as well as many resources available to you as teaching staff as you work to integrate technology ...

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Bits and Pieces Tour

Learn how to get the most out of Bits & Pieces

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Who you gonna call?

When it comes to accessing support for technology in your building, you have two excellent sources in your Building Tech Specialist and your building’s Ed Tech Lead. However, it is important to realize that though both important, each of them serves a different role in supporting the use of technology in the classroom. Understanding the ...

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Ed Tech Update is Now Bits & Pieces

We’re excited to announce a new website and blog from Ed Tech. It is called Bits & Pieces. We will be funneling all of the content that would normally be in our Ed Tech Updates to Bits & Pieces. Additionally, we will be able to add content and supports that would not normally fit into ...

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Major Update Coming to Connect

Connect will be receiving a major upgrade in December (while we’re on break.) Notable features and improvements include: a new, streamlined and simplified user interface native support for mobile users productivity improvements to help content authors quickly share information More information will be coming in the months ahead. Connect Launch Teaser from Tech Tosa on ...

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Learn About ITP

Applications for the 2016-2017 ITP sessions will be available starting November 25th. In order to help interested teachers prepare the best application possible, Ed Tech will be hosting ITP Launch. ITP Launch is a chance for teachers to come hear about ITP, ask questions about the application process and look at what makes a good application. ...

ED TECH LEADS

Starting this year, teachers now have an additional resource to help with integrating technology into instruction. Each building now has an Ed Tech Lead. Ed Tech Leads are staff who have demonstrated leadership and vision in using technology to support and develop their instruction and student learning. If you have questions or ideas about how ...

TECH KICKOFF

Thank you to all who attended the Technology Kickoff on August 28th.  We had 419 attendees participating in 70 classes. We have posted resources and presentations from most of the classes here. Feel free to browse and keep learning. We are also interested in continuing to improve Tech Kickoff to better serve your needs, so ...

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Learn About Changes To Atomic Learning

We have made it easier to find Atomic Learning tutorials that qualify for compensation. They are found under “My School’s Training” AND under “My Training Recommended Training.”  If you find a tutorial that is not in either of these locations that is relevant to your teaching assignment, please contact Diana Eggers to review. The list of recommended training ...