What is Happening in Instructional Technology

What's Happening in
Instructional Technology?

Education Technology Strategic Plan Goal Team #1

A committed group of Teachers, Principals, Administrators, and Community Members who wish to be involved in the decision making process on instructional key objectives for the duration of our Ed Tech  Integration Plan. This team will also serve to ensure specific actions are taken to achieve the overall goals of the instructional technology integration plan.

 Hired a Coordinator of Innovation and Instructional Technology - January 2019


On January 16th, the APS Board of Education approved a contract with Alludo, an Online Gamified  Professional Development Platform to prepare teachers for instructional best practices and technology  integration at a time that best accommodates their needs.

Future of Education in Technology Conference

The District sent a team the Future of Education in Technology Conference to learn about upcoming technologies, integration models, and instructional components to bring back to APS teachers and schools.

· The team was able to choose from over 600 sessions that best aligned to our role for leading digital transformation of our school district

· The team was able to connect with other educators who have experienced an Educational
Technology Transformation in their district in order to exchange strategies, ideas, tips, tricks and
resources to implement right away.

· By attending the conference, the team was able to keep up on the latest products, platforms, and services for integrating educational technology into instruction and for managing the devices used as a tool to do so.