The Department of Education presented their National Technology Plan which takes a look at the following areas related to technology:
I'd also like to offer my assistance with the teaching piece of this focused on how to better integrate technology into the classroom by continuing Tech Tuesdays at MSMS next year during our professional development time. Over the past two years Tech Tuesdays has fluctuated with attendance but rarely do we get more than five teachers attending these informal meetings to discuss using technology in the classroom.
Also, the FCC presented the National Broadband Plan which includes three recommendations:
- Supporting and promoting online learning
- Unlocking the value of date and improving transparency
- Modernizing educational broadband infrastructure