The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

What KIND of technology is in your school?

I am curious to know what kind of technology your school has.  Smartboards?  1:1?  Computer lab?  Projectors?  Does your school pay for grading systems like Gradelink?  Document cameras?  Thanks for sharing!

Views: 302

Comment

You need to be a member of The Educator's PLN to add comments!

Join The Educator's PLN

Comment by Angie Rumsey on January 27, 2011 at 12:40pm
Thanks to everyone for sharing!
Comment by Terri Reh on January 23, 2011 at 12:58am
At my school (PreK-8 Charter) we each have a document camera, projector. We have an elementary and ms tech lab. Each classroom has 4 to 5 computers and we have three lap top carts.  Our principal is very invested in technology. Our biggest proponent is our librarian/media specialist. She is intuitive and guides our teachers into trying new technologies. We use Infinite Campus for grades.
Comment by Lisa Mims on January 22, 2011 at 11:59pm
We have Smartboards, projectors, ELMOS, and 3 laptop carts with 30 wireless laptops.  We also subscribe to Brainpop and Discovery Education's United Streaming.
Comment by Angie Rumsey on January 19, 2011 at 1:55pm
Thanks for the info Deb!
Comment by Deborah Hogg on January 19, 2011 at 6:26am
Hi again ANgie, I noticed this thread as I was leaving a comment on the other so I figured I'd add an answer here too. My son attends a K to 6 school here (we call them Primary Schools) and there are 350 kids. This means 14 classes and every classroom has a smartboard. Each classroom also has at least one computer for student use. There is also a computer lab which will hold a whole class but not 1:1. There are also 15 computers in the library so a class can go there - again not 1:1. The school also owns a trolley of laptops for use in the outside learning areas. Last year our parent body (we call it the P&C which means Parents and Citizens Association) bought a couple of document cameras... I do believe that was at my suggestion (handy having a few teachers as members of the P&C). They don't use Gradelink but our government has a lot of proprietry software that is used for school and classroom management. All our school accounting, roll marking, report writing, library borrowing records, pupil welfare details... etc... are carried over the internet to a centralised storage. I hope this answers your question. Regards, Deb

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Robin Wilkins posted a status
"What are you up to?"
Apr 27
Robin Wilkins updated their profile
Apr 22
Robin Wilkins posted an event

Educators perception on student engagement and professional development needs at Virtual time and date to be mutually agreed upon

April 22, 2022 to May 13, 2022
Student Researcher looking for educators interested in participating in an interview and focus group.Share your perceptions. See flyer for detailsRobin_Wilkins_RecruitmentFlyer032822.docxSee More
Apr 22
Robin Wilkins posted a discussion

Looking for educators who teach in inclusive classrooms.

My name is Robin Wilkins and I am a student researcher. I am conducting a study in which I would like to share the perceptions of teachers who teach in inclusive settings (non-disabled and disabled students) regarding engaging students and professional development needs to engage students.Robin_Wilkins_RecruitmentFlyer032822.docxSee More
Apr 22
Robin Wilkins left a comment for kristine francisco
"Looking to post a flyer on my page for teachers interested in participating in my upcoming research on student engagement. The research involves one online interview and an online focus group. Do you know who I have to contact to get…"
Mar 24
Robin Wilkins posted a status
"Completing doctoral work."
Mar 22
kristine francisco updated their profile
Feb 23
Norma-Jean Nielsen replied to Andrea Ray's discussion Is Professional Development Still a Joke?
"Thank you Shawn for your insights. My EdD research (2018) around professional development of college teachers in rural locations (in Ontario, Canada) indicated that agency and institutional support were key factors in active professional…"
Jan 13

Events

© 2022   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service