Shannon Plank

NNPS ITC

What is an ITC?

What We Do - The Instructional Technology Department believes technology should be an integral and integrated component of the educational process and curricular program. With an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach, authentic, real-world, engaged learning is facilitated. All learners gain essential skills that extend beyond the content and foster lifelong growth. We are committed to providing all students with the technology concepts, processes and skills needed to be contributing, productive citizens equipped to adapt in a changing society.

Motto - Innovation. Transformation. Collaboration

Mission Statement - The ITC team works to ensure that all students graduate college, career, and citizen-ready by impacting instructional design through innovative, transformative, and collaborative of digital integration

What We Believe - We believe technology should be an integral and integrated component of the educational process and curricular program. With an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach, through use of authentic and real-world experiences, engaging learning is facilitated. All learners gain essential skills that extend beyond the content and foster lifelong growth. We are committed to providing all teachers with the technology concepts, processes and skills needed to enable their students to be contributing, productive citizens equipped to adapt in a changing society.

Vision - Newport News Public Schools is a community of lifelong learners that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and values required for productive global citizenship.

ITC Expectations - The Instructional Technology Coach is a change agent who through co-planning, coaching, training, modeling and teaching inspires teachers to adopt new technology integration methods, materials and instructional strategies that are proven to increase student achievement.