Madison County (Ind.) Districts Receive Tech Grants

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

South Madison and Frankton-Lapel Community Schools have each received $30,000 technology planning grants from the Indiana Department of Education's eLearning office.

With the grants — given to school districts with a population of 5,000 students or less — the districts will be able to prepare for future technology endeavors.

In South Madison Community Schools, Laura Miller, director of instruction and staff development, said administration and faculty are working together toward “re-visioning the vision” for the district’s technology development plan.

“The goal is to support kids’ learning for their futures,” she said. “We believe technology is a tool  — a tool used for learning.”

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