Schedule at a Glance

Essentials for Building a District Educational Technology Department
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM:
Room: Missouri
Format: Concurrent Session - 60 Minutes
Primary Essential Skill: Instructional Focus & Professional Development
Secondary Essential Skill: Information Technology Management
Audience: School System Administrators
Brief Session Description: This fast paced workshop will provide an overview of the Coachella Valley Unified School District 1:1 Mobile Learning Initiative and the process taken to create an Educational Technology Department that serves the needs of teachers and students within the district. Participants will leave with lessons learned, timelines, staff engagement and training practices, important infrastructure and budgetary considerations when contemplating the development of an Educational Technology Department, as well as critical steps to take when developing and executing a successful voter approved funding mechanism that includes technology.
Skill Level: Beginner