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New Director of Technology

At the end of June, I’ll be stepping away from my role as Director of Technology and Communications for the ADM Schools.  That said, I’m excited to welcome Jason Deal as my replacement.  Jason has worked in the educational technology … Continue reading

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Next Generation Technology Plan

The ADM School District’s Next Generation Technology committee has released its recommendations for district technology during the final six years of the current voter-approved Physical Plant and Equipment Levy (PPEL).  This 13-member committee includes district teachers, administrators, parents, a board member, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Moodle Training Opportunity

In order to support teachers’ use of Moodle – an online learning management system being implemented in the high school and middle school – Robin West and I will be offering an eClassroom for Teachers course this summer!  You can … Continue reading

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Price Lists for ADM Innovates Proposals

As mentioned in a previous post, the ADM Innovates internal grant program application is live and applications will be accepted until March 27th.  Along those lines, I’ve already received a number of questions about pricing for certain items.  While this … Continue reading

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ADM Hosting Regional Technology Directors

ADM will host the Heartland Area Education Agency’s (AEA) district technology directors meeting on Friday, February 26th in our new professional development room within the district’s administrative center. These meetings provide area technology directors with a chance to learn about … Continue reading

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ADM Innovates Internal Grant Applications are Live

The ADM Innovates internal technology grant program is now live for the 2016-17 school year.  All ADM teachers are eligible to apply (as individuals or as groups) for project funding for any amount up to $5,000.  This year, $7,500 will … Continue reading

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Data Center Relocation

The ADM Schools administrative offices – including technology department offices – moved to a newly-renovated facility at 215 North 11th Street in Adel in January of 2016.  In advance of the move, we in the technology department were busy getting … Continue reading

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