Taking an Inclusive Approach to 1:1

Date of broadcast: Tue, 03/06/18

The Pennsbury School District in Pennsylvania has embarked on a wide ranging Future Ready initiative, seeking to provide ubiquitous access to technology for its 10,500 students while creating a culture of digital, personalized teaching and learning.

Pennsbury’s initiative included replacing outdated desktops and shared laptop carts with 1:1 Chromebooks and updating the district’s technology infrastructure. Crucial to its success, however, has been taking an inclusive approach to ensure that the perspectives of all members of the community were included in developing the initiative.

Attend this web seminar to learn more about Pennsbury’s program, as well as strategies for taking an inclusive approach to 1:1 and other technology initiatives in any district.

Topics will include:

    • How Pennsbury improved its outdated technology and infrastructure
    • Keys to an effective 1:1 implementation
    • How to take an inclusive approach to 1:1 that includes community perspectives

Scheduled speakers:

Kevin C. Dorsey, M.Ed.
Director of Technology
Pennsbury School District (Penn.)

Brad McCormick, M.Ed.
Supervisor of Educational Technology
Pennsbury School District

Mandy Lutz
Educational Technology Specialist
Pennsbury School District

Who will benefit: Administrators interested in 1:1 initiatives, community engagement or technology plans. Anyone may attend.