The Service Center at Clearwater realizes the increasing importance of technology and the need to enhance and expand the educational opportunities in technology for students and staff members. Online courses, workshops, onsite and off-site presentations are all available from The Service Center and cover a variety of topics. Services we offer can include:
Device Deployment and Support (iPads, laptops, Chromebooks, etc)
Our Service Center staff is ready to help you with implementation, training, and support for technology devices. Our support can include:
Google Apps for Education (GAFE)
Many school districts are using Google Apps for Education. Let our technology staff help guide you through the migration process and provide training for your staff and teachers. We can help with:
Customized Professional Learning Opportunities
The technology staff at The Service Center recognizes the importance of personalized learning for teachers. We educate ourselves on the latest trends and topics in technology education and design professional learning opportunities around those topics and districts’ needs. We provide these opportunities in a variety of formats including:
Topics include, but are not limited to:
|All things Google||Gaming and Coding||Promethean and SMARTboard||Chromebooks||iPads|
|Student Response Systems||Skype in the Classroom||Social Media Resources||Osmos||Video Creation|
|Virtual Reality||Digital Collaboration||3-D Printing||Blended Learning||Website Creation|
The Service Center provides E-Rate services each year to interested districts. We will make site-visits to district administration and devise a plan to support technology implementation and training, data collection, and completion of required E-Rate forms. Our staff attends KSDE’s E-Rate trainings to keep up with the latest information, policies and procedures.
Technology Plan Development
The Service Center staff can assist districts with the development of District Technology Plans. Our knowledge of state and national policies and requirements allows us to help districts set goals, conduct needs assessments, and assist in technology budgeting.
Technology Directors Support Group
Join other Technology Directors to discuss the latest technological advances in education. This is a chance to network with professionals in your field. The participants dictate the agenda for meetings and will be able to gain ideas and support for their districts' technology plans.
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