Lakeshore Public Schools Technology Department
Our Department's Mission:
Network Support Services Mission:
To provide the technical and operational support, excluding hardware repair, required to maximize the usefulness of computer and network technology in providing a rich learning experience for our students so that the corporate goals of increasing student achievement and decreasing the achievement gap can be met. This support will be directed at classroom, administrative and back-office resources. Done well, our function will be nearly invisible to our customers. The things our customers need and expect to do with computer technology will be available and reliable upon demand.
Networks & Communications Mission:
To utilize existing technological mechanisms to provide an effective and easy to use infrastructure to support the data-driven, decision-making processes of the district. Examine future technologies and plan and prepare the district for the use and implementation of these technologies in an effective and transparent manner. To ensure that the infrastructure is always available to the educators and students of the district.
User Support Mission:
To supply the assistance, support and training to our educators that will enable them to utilize technology-provided software to create a learning experience for all Lakeshore students in order to realize the corporate goal of increasing student learning and closing the achievement gap.
Technology Core Values & Beliefs, Guiding Principles & Questions:
- Technology is a suite of tools to enhance and facilitate student achievement.
- We are committed to support the tools we deliver.
- We will strive to make technology ubiquitous.
- Technology when used properly, can transcend variances in achievement thereby promoting equity among student groups.
- We will provide a healthy learning environment by protecting students from potentially harmful experiences.
Lakeshore will be a school district where technology is used equitably to expand and amplify our students' educational experience in a supported and reliable manner.