Computers in Our Classrooms Intel Teach to the Future By: Monica Adams
What is “Intel Teach to the Future” ? • A worldwide effort to help teachers integrate technology into their classroom to improve student learning with support from Microsoft. • Its goal is to prepare today’s teachers and students for tomorrow’s demands.. • The following link will give you a wealth of information: • http://www.intel.com/education/teachfuture • Please check it out.
Monica Adams Math • Eric Juergens • Foreign Language Karen Cuthbert Science Mark Staples English Several teachers here at LHS have gone through the Intel Training.
Joe Sweeney Social Studies Rita Hawker Physical Education Linda Berard Special Education The rest of our Intel Teachers!
Plee pick a handout on your way out that has your contact psons name, room nuber, e-mail address, extension, and personal phone number. Your Contact! • The teachers on the previous slides are your contact persons by department. They have gone through 45 hours of training. It is their job to guide and mentor you with respect to implementing technology in your specific subject area. • Please pick up a handout on your way out that has your contact person’s name, room number, e-mail address, extension, and personal phone number.
These teachers can help our students generate brochures, power point presentations, web pages as well as teach /show them various functions of word processing programs. They can also direct our students regarding research and the world wide web.
Presentations during September faculty meeting • Group 1: Math and Science • Group 2: English and Social Studies Foreign Language • Group 3: Special Education and PE
PDP’s • These teachers have received PDP’s for the technology curriculum work they have done. • Administration recognizes and supports their efforts. • You too can earn PDP’s for any curriculum work you do related to technology.
Thank you! Don’t forget your Handout!
References • Microsoft Office Design Gallery Live. Retrieved July 2002 from http://dgl.microsoft.com/mgo1en/eula.asp?CAG=1 • Intel Corporation, (2002). Intel Teach to the Future. Retrieved July 2002 from: http://www.intel.com/education/teachfuture