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FY ’ 15 Budget. Curriculum & Instruction Technology. Terry Duggan, Dir. of Program Development Deb Gammerman , Dir. of Technology & Innovation. Curriculum & Instruction Goals. Curriculum Aligned to Common Core (ELA & Math ) Reading and Writing taught within disciplines

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curriculum instruction technology
FY’15

Budget

Curriculum & InstructionTechnology

Terry Duggan, Dir. of Program Development

Deb Gammerman, Dir. of Technology & Innovation

curriculum instruction goals
Curriculum & Instruction Goals
  • Curriculum
    • Aligned to Common Core (ELA & Math)
    • Reading and Writing taught within disciplines
    • Articulated curriculum maps
curriculum instruction curriculum requests
Curriculum & Instruction: Curriculum Requests
  • Common Core Alignment
    • Non-Fiction Reading Materials
      • K-5 Reading Instruction: Leveled non-fiction books $20,000
      • Grade 6-8 ELA/SS: Class sets of non-fiction texts $15,600
    • Content Area Texts & Materials
      • Grade 7-8 SS:
        • Online textbook subscription renewal & subscription increase due to enrollment $17,631
        • Reference materials $ 2,490
      • High School Math: Text book adoption $12,000
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Curriculum & Instruction Goals
  • Assessment
    • Diagnostic benchmark assessments in place for ELA & Math
    • Data analyzed and used to inform instruction for differentiation, intervention, and extension
curriculum instruction assessment requests
Curriculum & Instruction: Assessment Requests
  • Diagnostic Benchmark Assessment Systems
      • Elementary: Math grades 1-5 (iReady) $17,805
      • MS: Math 6-8/ELA 6-8 GRADE/GMADE $ 9,960
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Curriculum & Instruction Goals
  • Instruction
    • An inquiry/hands-on approach
    • Differentiated small group instruction to meet student needs (including limited English speakers)
    • Safety net for struggling students based on assessed needs
    • Teacher teams engaged in process of looking at assessment data and modifying practice accordingly
    • Ongoing, job-embedded professional development to ensure effective use of data and differentiated instruction
curriculum instruction instruction requests
Curriculum & Instruction: Instruction Requests
  • Instructional Intervention (Safety Net) Materials
      • K-5 Reading/ELA: Leveled intervention materials $19,800
  • Differentiation, Intervention, Extension & Job Embedded PD
    • Expanded High Rock Reading Teacher (0.2 FTE) $11,000
    • Pollard Literacy Specialist (0.5 FTE) $27,500
    • K-12 ELL Additional Staffing (0.65 FTE) $30,200
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Curriculum & Instruction: Instruction Requests
  • Differentiation, Intervention, Extension & Job Embedded PD
    • Reconfigure MS Program Coordination $174,432
      • Existing Math/Science Coordinator becomes:
        • Math Coordinator (0.8 FTE); Intervention Instruction (0.2 FTE)
        • Science Coordinator (0.8 FTE); Engineering Instruction (0.2 FTE)
      • Existing ELA/Social Studies Coordinator becomes:
        • ELA Coordinator (0.8 FTE); Reading for Research Instruction (0.2 FTE)
        • SS Coordinator (0.8 FTE); Reading for Research Instruction (0.2 FTE)
interest in a 1 to 1 initiative
Interest in a 1 to 1 Initiative
  • Original Impetus:
    • Economic Sustainability for the Town
      • Impact of increased technology purchases through building projects
    • Outcome of the 2007 – 2008 Technology Program Review
      • Grade eight student interest in having access to a laptop for daily in class use
where we are now
Where We Are Now
  • Piloting iPads at the secondary level
  • Educational Goals:
    • To transform the current instructional model so that teachers are better able to help students master concepts that are frequently challenging for them to learn
    • Personalized learning
    • Empower students
    • Prepare students as 21st century learners
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Where We Are Now
  • 1 to 1 Personalized Learning Committee
    • Advisory and support team to craft and communicate our recommended implementation plan to School Committee Includes:
        • Financial options
        • Participation threshold
        • Insurance
ipads elsewhere
iPads Elsewhere
  • What is the appropriate device for our High School students?
  • How are iPads best used at the elementary level?
      • Hillside NEF Grant
      • Newman NEF Grant
  • Other individual requests
technology and innovation goals
Technology and Innovation Goals
  • Infrastructure
    • Continue development of a robust infrastructure to accommodate administrative and instructional information systems and resources
    • Implement systems that facilitate communication and collaboration for staff and students
    • Expand personnel resources to support infrastructure and systems growth
    • Meet increased demand and cost of technology resources
technology and innovation infrastructure requests
Technology and Innovation: Infrastructure Requests
  • Develop infrastructure
    • Increased Internet bandwidth capacity $15,941
    • Wireless access point annual licensing fees $10,750
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration
    • Allow for the seamless integration of Google Apps and Gmail for staff and students
      • Purchase Google Vault Gmail archiving services $3,600
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Technology and Innovation: Infrastructure Requests
  • Expand personnel resources to support infrastructure growth
    • Respond to previously identified need for redundancy of the network engineer
      • Addition of a 0.5 FTE network administrator $33,500
    • Support escalating demand for district-wide administrative technology services
      • Addition of a 0.5 FTE data specialist $32,500
    • Expand ETC bookkeeper hours to support ongoing increases in technology capital and operating budgets $6,577
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Technology and Innovation: Infrastructure Requests
  • Support increased demand and cost of technology resources
    • Increased annual cost of PowerSchool $1,300
    • Increased cost of online curriculum resources $1,106
    • Cost of technology supplies $3,000
technology and innovation instructional goals
Technology and Innovation: Instructional Goals
  • Media and technology instructional staff coach teachers in the development and integration of information and digital literacy skills
  • Explore instructional software “apps” to support effective use of iPads throughout the district
  • Meet changing programmatic and enrollment needs
  • Support planning and implementation of 1 to 1 initiative at the secondary level
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Technology and Innovation: Instructional Goals
  • Support professional development of instructional staff
    • Professional development opportunities for:
      • media teachers $1,750
      • instructional technology teachers $1,750
  • Exploration and purchase of iPad “apps” $3,100
  • Meet changing programmatic and enrollment needs
    • Increase NHS TV Communications Teacher to 0.6 FTE $4,984
technology and innovation instructional requests
Technology and Innovation: Instructional Requests
  • Provide resources for the planning and implementation of a 1 to 1 personalized learning initiative at the secondary level
    • Continue professional development for teachers $30,000
    • Temporary computer technician services to prepare devices for the first phase of the anticipated 1 to 1 rollout $9,000
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