CB West Technology

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  1. How would you rate your overall skills in using technology as an instructional tool?

  1. Is the technology in your classroom meeting your instructional needs?
    Technology is not adequately available
    Technology is in place, but not working properly or is slow
    I am happy with the current technology in place

  1. Please rank the following technology categories in terms or your comfort with/interest in their potential to enhance instruction and learning (1 - greatest potential 5 - least potential)
        1 2 3 4 5
    Formative Assessment  
    Data Collection  

  1. Please rate each of the following technologies (whether these devices are currently used in your classroom or not) for their potential to enhance instruction. (1 - greatest potential, 4 - least potential)

          1 2 3 4    
      Interactive Whiteboards   
      Student Laptops   
      Student Laptops with Touch Screens   
      Student CB Email   
      Document Camera   
      Formative Assessment Websites   
      Video Conferencing   
      Infinite Campus   
      Office 365   

  1. Select an item from above that you scored as a 1 or 2 and explain how you would use this tool to enhance instruction.

  1. How often do you utilize BYOD? (1 - rarely, 4 - very often)
    1 2 3 4

  1. How have you used BYOD or student laptops to enhance your teaching?

  1. Do you have access to a laptop cart or computer lab for instructional purposes when needed?

  1. Do you currently have technology in your classroom that you feel is underutilized?

  1. If you answered YES to the question above, please select the reason(s) why.
    Lack of training
    Unsure how to integrate into my instruction
    Uncomfortable with the technology
    It's broken or missing pieces
    Number of laptops in cart does not match the number of students in my class

  1. I believe that technology has the capability to enhance instruction.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. I have technology tools to communicate and collaborate with students, parents, and experts/people outside of Central Bucks.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. What information/communication technologies can enhance learning that West does not already offer its students and teachers?

  1. Which of the following benefits have you seen with students in your classrooms due to the use of educational technology? (Choose all that apply)
    I can to reinforce concepts that are difficult for students.
    I can demonstrate concepts in a way that I couldnt before using technology.
    I can differentiate for learners.
    I can extend learning opportunities outside of the classroom.
    I can motivate students with technology.
    I can increase student engagement with technology.
    I know what the class understands at any given time.
    I can assess individual student and then adjust my teaching accordingly.
    I have streamlined the communication process.
    I promote collaboration.

  1. Please expand on any of the items in this section about effective instruction in CB.

  1. As we approach March 24th (In-Building Staff Development Day), what instructional technologies would you like to learn more about?

  1. What technological skills do you have that may help other teachers at CB West?

Jason Bucher