Key Areas of Concern Del Castillo Technology Needs Assessment Key AreasQuestions of Concern II. Educator Preparation And DevelopmentHave you used the web 2.0 tool prezi? Would you attend a training to learn how to use prezi? Do you feel that you would implement new technology after being trained? Is the training provided at your campus relevant to your classroom needs? How comfortable are you in using the technology equipment in your classroom? III. Leadership, Administration and Instructional Support Would you be interested in online training if provided at your campus? Does your campus encourage collaboration from school to home using technology? Do you access and use student information on demand in order to individualize instruction? Is there technical support at your campus? Does your campus offer opportunities to students to maximize learning via online programs?
Del Castillo Elementary Needs Assessments Summary Professional development to introduce and expose teachers to web 2.0 tools to incorporate in their lessons. On-going professional development with hands-on opportunities using current and new technology. Consider using atomiclearning.com to provide professional development for the teachers interested in on-line learning. Mentor inexperienced teachers by modeling technology integrated lessons to provide support and motivation. Promote and support online programs for student learning.
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