Technology D.O.C.S
District of Osceola Computing Support


Current Information

Calendars in Google Apps For Education
Step-by-step for adding calendars:  from the staff page, click the "Calendars" link on the upper right.

Phone-VOIP directories and How-to
Directories for all buildings, and great tips for how to get the most from the phone system.  From the staff page, click "Phone-VOIP" link on the upper right.


PD/Training Information

PD/Training Calendar - Are you looking for a calendar that indicates what is being offered in the upcoming months? ...or wondering where to go to gain some support and hands-on with tech integration, curriculum, and ongoing learning?
Click the PD/Training link on the right menu of the Technology or Staff page, then click the view that's right for you!

Agenda - a list of events in chronological order. Click the event for more detail!

Month - A full month's view of PD/training opportunities. Click the specific date/event to view more detail. Click the left and right arrows at the top left of the calendar to view additional months.

Week - See a week-long all-day view, with each day in its own column. Use the arrows at the upper left to change the week you'd like to view.

Print - print a copy of the calendar, and customize the dates you'd like to print.

FISH - link to completion survey



Internet Safety Resources for Parents and Educators

Click the link for excellent Internet safety resources for Parents
Click the link for Internet safety resources for Educators

Promethean Information

Please click the "Promethean" link from the menu on the right to find information on how to read your bulb hours and reset your filter.
 
Technology Vision

The Osceola School District's vision for Information and Technology Literacy is for students and staff to be effective, successful, adaptable, and ethical users of information and technology. 

Technology Mission

The district's mission for Information & Technology Literacy is to prepare our students for a global society by empowering them through learning opportunities and applying 21st Century Skills necessary for academic achievement and life-long learning in a collaborative and integrated technology-rich environment.

In order to reach the Technology Vision for information technology the district sees as its mission the need to:

1. Ensure equality of technology access and use for all students

2. Integrate information and technology skills into the learning process in all curricular areas

3. Use information resources to assist with differentiated instruction and assessment

4. Provide meaningful staff development to help staff become comfortable with technology so they can utilize it to its greatest potential

5. Encourage students, staff, guardians, and the community to adapt to change, become involved in new technology initiatives, and make information technology resources accessible

6. Provide students and staff with ready access to information and technology


Technology Goals

The School District of Osceola will:

Foster the use of digital media and digital environments to communicate and work collaboratively with students, staff, guardians, and community.

Use technology to aid with data-driven decisions and processes to facilitate student achievement.

Promote and support the collaboration of Library Media Specialists, Technology Leaders, 
Staff, and Community to ensure students learn 21st Century Information and Technology Literacy Skills while promoting the ethical use of technology.

Promote/enable/create a 21st century community of students and staff who are successful and independent users of information, best practices, and technology resources.

Maintain and improve the necessary infrastructure for the effective and efficient instruction and support of district students, staff, guardians, and community.


District Library Media Technology Plan

Please note that the file is large and may take a significant amount of time to load. To save a copy of the technology plan, right click the link below and choose save target as. You will need Adobe Reader installed which is available free of charge from the Adobe website to view the file.

Download the District Library Media Technology Plan


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