Technology is a tool – it’s how we use the tool that matters!
Educational Technology Portfolio Goals:
Available through NLSD . . .
MediaSmarts: Are you looking for practical teaching units and classroom activities for media education? Resources and materials, aligned to provincial curricula, to support adults with information and tools so they can help children and teens develop the critical thinking skills they need for interacting with the media they love.
R.O.V.E.R. (Recommended Online Video Education Resources): The ROVER service is video-on-demand which provides teachers and students with the convenience of immediate access to streamed, educational videos that support curriculum. There are over 1500 videos on ROVER that can be accessed by teachers and students to enhance learning in the classroom. R.O.V.E.R. Online
Mathletics: Students love Mathletics! They are engaged and motivated to learn. Easy to use providing access to students 24/7 providing the perfect link between home & school. Mathletics Online
MyBlueprint.ca: The myBlueprint.ca resource is your source for free lesson plans, user guides, promo materials powerpoints, and more! The Education Planner, Interest Inventories and course selection modules help middle years and high school students become engaged in the process of setting goals, recording their activities and planning their future. My Blueprint Online
Ministry of Education - Online Magazines, Journals and Newspapers: Anywhere, anytime online resources are great for students, teachers and school division personnel. You can find thousands of full text online resources as well as pictures using Encyclopedia, journals, magazines and newspapers. These resources are accessible from within your school or from anywhere with an Internet connection and are convenient to use. Visit Online
Digital Signage: In all NLSD schools to allow up-to-date information sharing with your school community. Not only can you display recorded or streaming events and sports activities, but students and teachers can showcase learning with multi-media presentations, story-telling, photos and displays.
Software for NLSD Schools: These are merely some of the programs on the NLSD image. Software is updated through an established process.
And more—check with your school IT rep.
Other Technology Suppports