CURRENTLY Powell has three iPad Carts with 40 iPads in each cart.
This provide 7-8 iPads in each classroom for student use.
iPad APPS have been purchased with Powell Technology funds to support student academic growth. Teachers should direct students to use these Math and Language arts APPS that integrate learning through play and practice.
Teachers may report APP issues using the Report Problems Link.
MTAC goal - to build Hall or Grade Level iPad Kits for quick teacher access. ACHIEVED
Headphones & Policy
Teachers must request that students bring a headset or earbud to keep at school for their use at school.
Teachers may use simple Ziploc bags as a headphone/earbud bag and place an index card in the Ziploc bag with the students’ name, classroom teacher’s name and room number.
Teachers should keep all students’ headphones in a container so that students can access their headset/earbuds when using the computers and iPads in the classroom as well as to bring them for use in Domains, electives and when visiting our Dynamic Learning Space.
Students should not keep headset/earbuds in their book bag or bring the headset/earbuds to and from school.
Data Projectors & Flat Screen TV
All grade level classrooms have either a Data Projector or flat screen TV for the school year.
MTAC goal - to transition from data projectors to flat screen digital Monitors mounted on classroom wall. This transition will start in fifth grade. ACHIEVED
Grades Pre- Kindergarten to Third grade have a SmartBoard for interactive student/teacher learning.
Software from (Big Fix) must be loaded on the teacher laptop to operate the SmartBoard through the laptop.
Submit a request for install using the Report Problems Link.
MTAC goal - to maintain SmartBoards in Kindergarten and add SmartBoards to the First Grade classrooms, then second grade classrooms. ACHIEVED