Technology

Mrs. Walrath 
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Welcome to the Educational Technology page of this web site. We are looking forward to utilizing technology to enhance the education of our children. A small sampling of the software packages and new features available to our students are listed below:

  • Teacher eBoards to enhance the home/school connection.
  • iPad mobile Carts containing 60 iPads with over 80 educational apps
  • Study Island is available at home as well as school to prepare our students for the New York State Tests.
  • A subscription to Enchanted Learning available at school and at home.
  • A Brainpop and Brainpop Junior Subscription allowing our students to view educational animations on a wide variety of topics.
  • Smart Boards to add interactivity to our lessons.
  • A wide variety of software including the Microsoft Office 2010 Suite and graphical organizer software like Kidspiration and Inspiration, Wixie and Timeliner.
  • Two computer labs with Windws 7 computers.
  • 1 to 1 laptops in school for 6th Grade Classrooms
  • Safari Montage Video Server with access to titles from the best in educational video.

 

Google Apps for Educators (GAFE) Information:

Comparing Training Levels
Compares the differences between the various training levels such as Education Level 1 and 2 as well as certified trainers and Google Innovators.

Getting Started with Training
The link contains information about training, practice and certification as well as getting started with training.
NOTE: You do need to have a Google account to get started.

Sample Questions 
Try out a few sample questions to get an idea of the type of questions that are on the certification exam.

 

Celebration of Technology brochures: