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EGRPS Technology Tools in the Classroom Resources (may require District Staff Login to Google)

Next District Password change required September, 2017 -  Instructions here
Virtual Field Trip and Virtual Reality overview video and resources

 

EGRPS Technology Update - Visit the East Grand Rapids Public Schools Technology Update blog, Professional Development, Tools, and Bond Information from EGRPS Technology

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Share your ideas regarding EGRPS Technology Professional Development and services:
District staff are encouraged to share ideas, questions, and concerns with the EGRPS Technology Department though one of the following avenues: 
1. Stop us in the hallway, email and request a visit, or visit our team members at the helpdesk. 
2. Take the Engage 1:1 survey given each year in the spring. This survey has been given since 2013. 
3. Email Doug Jenkins, Director of Technology and Assessment at djenkins@egrps.org .
4. Fill out our feedback form here, you can choose to provide your name or remain anonymous. 
5. Take a course taught by district technology during Summer Learning or during the August Professional Development days. These always have discussion time where you can provide feedback to our staff. 
 
 
Professional Development in Technology:

East Grand Rapids Public Schools provides Professional Development in Technology through a variety of publications and course offerings as follows:

  •  Courses at August / September Professional Development Days
  •  Yearly training opportunity featuring the Tech Integration Matrix
  •  Lunch and Learn Sessions
  •  Attendance at conferences such as Googlefest and Macul
  •  Sessions during June Summer Learning P.D.
  •  The Tech Updates Newsletter above!
 

Technology Integration Matrix. Provides a framework for defining and evaluating technology integration; Sets a clear vision for effective teaching with technology:

http://fcit.usf.edu/matrix/

 

edWeb.TV. Get instant access to over 500 highly acclaimed edWebinars presented by exceptional educators. Find relevant professional learning on classroom Tools like Skype, Google Classroom, and Game Based Learning

http://edweb.tv/

 

iTunes University courses let teachers give each class a customized learning experience. Teachers can create and manage their course and students can experience it all from the iTunes U app on iPad.

iTunes University

 

Edutopia is working to improve public schools with resources, tools, and solutions for teachers, administrators, and parents.

http://www.edutopia.org/