“Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is most important.” – Bill Gates
Evergreen Park School District 124 department of technology focus is to enable our educators and support staff to create leaders in a world where 65% will obtain careers that do not exist. To accomplish this feat, steps have been taken to provide the support, hardware, services, and training our staff require to cultivate this forward thinking educational model.
The district is 1:1 in grades 2nd-8th. Classrooms in 2nd-4th have a personal iPad. Classrooms 5th-8th have a personal chromebook. Kindergarten & 1st grade have classroom set of five iPads.
Google Apps for Education
We are a Google Apps for Education district. All students are provided a google account that allows students to create projects, email their teacher, collaborate with other students, save and store documents, show their work on the projector, and much more.