Technology for Learning Initiative (TFL)

Purpose: 

The Technology for Learning Initiative focuses on student use of technology to promote active digital citizenship and to enhance student learning through innovation, risk-taking, communication, collaboration, critical thinking, creation, and engagement with the global community.  The symbols below are used to represent the concepts that ADM believes are essential to adequately prepare students for citizenry and careers in the 21st century.

Support: 

Quality support, meaningful professional development, and adequate policies and procedures are vital to the success of the Technology for Learning Initiative.  The Building administrators, Director of Innovative Learning, and Director of Technology work collaboratively to promote and cultivate an environment that adequately supports the technology-rich classroom.  

Devices:

The Technology for Learning Initiative provides increased access to iPads and Chromebooks:

School Building Computer : Student Ratio Device Type Use of Devices
High School 1:1 Chromebooks Home & School
Middle School 1:1 Chromebooks Home & School
DeSoto Intermediate 1:1 Chromebooks School
Adel Elementary 1:2 PS-1st Grade: iPads

2nd Grade: Ipads & Chromebooks

School

Technology for Learning Plan and History:

The following document provides an overview of the history and foundational work that was completed to support the implementation of the Technology for Learning Initiative at Adel DeSoto Minburn Community Schools.

Technology for Learning Initiative

 

Director of Innovative Learning and Communication
twilkins@admschools.org

Phone: 515-993-4283

Director of Technology
cfrerichs@admschools.org

Phone: 515.993.4283

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