South Side Technology Integrators


Goals


  • Increase Empathy
  • Build Technology Awareness
  • Receive Hands-on Experience with New Technologies
  • Be a Voice
  • Share with Teams, Building, District and Globally.



Monthly Meeting Format (first draft idea)


  • 5 minute - sharing of a technology (Rotating leaders share new technologies)
  • 10 minute - sharing of 'how might we use....?'
    • Conversation will be moved to Technology Integrators wiki after.
    • Group may decide on other social networking tools to use for collaboration.
  • 10 minutes - share existing technology best practices
  • 10 minutes - share local concerns and questions. (written lists are preferred)
  • 5 minutes - share movement made on previous items.



Room Must Have...


  • Wireless Internet
  • Laptop Access for TIs
  • Wiki Access
  • Backchannel




R & D


  • Put pilot technologies in the hands of the users.
    • Technical Staff
    • Administrators
    • Teachers
    • Kids
  • Make large purchases based on real world experience