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14 do’s and don’ts of successful tech integration

By Laura Devaney, Director of News, @eSN_Laura
July 1st, 2015

An elementary school computer specialist offers technology integration tips for administrators and teachers

technology-integrationEmbarking on a technology integration plan or beginning a technology pilot can be daunting. However, mapping out a clear path, being flexible, and communicating the stakeholders can help that plan be successful.

During an edWeb webinar on June 25, Jeff Downing, an elementary school computer specialist at Millard Elementary School in California’s Fremont Unified School District, offered technology integration tips for administrators and teachers based on his experiences in his own school.

In 2012, Downing developed basic goals for his school, including providing every classroom with a high-quality projector, finding ways to give every student access to some type of technology each day, and increasing internet access.

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