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Tech Bond

Elementary teacher upgrades writing lessons

March 20, 2012 // 7 Comments

  Online social networks like Edmodo encourage students, like these King Elementary fifth graders, to give one another constructive feedback in a regulated setting that protects their privacy.  By Tara Cavanaugh When you think about using technology in the classroom, you might think of students …

AAPS educators talk technology

March 2, 2012 // 5 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh An anonymous survey was conducted in January 2012 to learn what teachers, media specialists and principals think of the current technology available in the district.

All district computers out of warranty

March 1, 2012 // 5 Comments

As of the end of February, all AAPS computers are out of warranty. This means the district is facing rising repair costs and shrinking inventory, said John VanRiper, director of information technology.

District launches Tech Bond informational campaign

February 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

Superintendent Dr. Patricia Green shares  the district’s educational goals and how they relate to the 2012 Technology Bond. More than 75 staff, administrators, PTO members and union representatives attended an informational meeting at Huron High School on Feb. 29. The event kicked off the informational …

District hopes to expand wireless access

February 14, 2012 // 5 Comments

By Tara Cavanaugh, AAPS News Service Wireless internet may appear to magically produce websites and media through thin air, but like any magic trick, there’s a lot going on behind the scenes. AAPS wants to improve its wireless access in schools, but it faces plenty …

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