Board of Education Approves Chromebook Adoption
On June 20, 2013, at its monthly meeting, the Board of Education approved the three-year lease of an initial set of 2,400 Chromebooks for distribution to each middle school student during the 2013-2014 school year.
As was stated during February’s Technology Plan Update for the Board of Education, School District 21 staff members know from work completed in developing the Technology Plan that having access to the Internet makes a significant difference in the performance of students, and the major highlights of this Technology Plan have been improving:
- Community connections
- Access to devices for students
Processes & Considerations
The Technology Plan process, while required by both the federal and state governments, does function as a program evaluation process within School District 21 as well as aligning with the District Improvement Plan. Read more...