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Promethean Active BoardTCEA - WINNER! 90" Promethean Active Panel & Virtual Escape Room for Arp ISD


posted Feb 13, 2020, 12:23 PM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Feb 13, 2020, 12:31 PM ]

The International Society for Technology in Education "Making IT Happen" Award is given to 1 or 2 educators a year. This year, Dr. Joy Rousseau won the award and was presented at the TCEA Conference Awards Ceremony in Austin.

Award recipients are educators who:

  • Apply available technology now.
  • Move forward and don't look back.
  • See students as real people.
  • Teach through relationships, inspiring, encouraging and nurturing.
  • Recognize that further change is necessary, but understand that it is a process.
  • Realize that teacher empowerment is the key element to technology integration.
  • Expect success.
  • Motivate through awareness and access to information.

Arp ISD Technology Integration - 1st in the Nation - 2017

posted Feb 28, 2017, 12:54 PM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Aug 31, 2017, 7:17 AM ]

The Digital School Districts Survey top ten rankings are awarded to the school boards & districts that most fully implement technology criterion in the evolution of digital education.

Request PD

posted Nov 13, 2015, 11:46 AM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Sep 19, 2016, 7:00 AM ]

Use this form to Request one-on-one PD or small group PD anytime you need your skills updated. 


posted Jul 30, 2015, 11:05 AM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Jan 6, 2017, 10:25 AM ]

Please fill out this Survey for this School Year
  • --You must be signed in to Google Apps
  • --You may change your response if you change your mind. 
  • --You may see what others have requested in 2014-15 
  • --You may see what others have requested in 2015-16 
  • --You may see what others ARE requested in 2016-17.



posted Mar 5, 2015, 2:40 PM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Mar 5, 2015, 2:41 PM ]

Technology Workshops

posted Sep 8, 2014, 1:04 PM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Sep 9, 2014, 6:35 AM ]

Short Workshops will be held after school for the next few weeks. Check the Tech Dept Implementation Calendar to see when Workshops are available. If you wish to attend a workshop, Click on the Calendar Item and Add the event to your Calendar.
Workshops this Month Include:
--Teacher iPad Workshop
--Classroom iPad Cart Workshop
--Laptop Workshop for both Teacher & Classroom
--Extended Google Workshop - Making animated slides on Google Sites

Blocked by Google

posted Aug 25, 2014, 11:30 AM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Aug 25, 2014, 11:31 AM ]

Google has begun to block access for the following reasons:

(1) If you are trying to email or attach a document that has a virus, malware, adware or spyware. 
FIX: Run Malwarebytes to clean up your computer before trying to access your Google email or cloud resources.

(2) If you have exceeded the email quota. Google will DISABLE your account. See warnings below.

Google Apps Training Opportunities

posted Oct 14, 2009, 7:31 AM by Joy Rousseau   [ updated Sep 17, 2015, 12:12 PM ]

Atomic Learning, Google Apps Website,YouTube,, Onsite Trainer on August 22 
Google Apps Training Videos:
(1) Demo of Calendar, Gmail, Documents, Forms, Spreadsheets, and Sites: 
(4) Send & Receive a Fax with Gmail:
(5) Google Quickstarts:
You can find many more on YouTube or the Google site. If you find something good and wand to share, add it to the comment section below.

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