Literacy with ICT - Resources

Guiding questions:


2006 - 2007 (first year of LwICT implementation)
  • What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
  • What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources and/or in your website.]
  • What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?



School division responses:


Beautiful Plains


11. Resources:
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community? Not much it needs to be updated.
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? Not prepared to share resources as we are still creating .
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT? Full divisional implementation, together with a plether of school leaders will foster LwICT.

Border Land


11. Resources:
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
None
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
Implementation Plan
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
Maintain the people connections within your division. These are the most important resources available.


2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
None
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs?
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?

Supportive division board/CEO, frequent meeting/PD with school leaders, ongoing communication with moodle

Brandon


11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
· Nothing, but we’re working on it!
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs?
· Nothing
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
· Money for resources/time
· Peer coaching/mentoring position

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Nothing, yet.

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.
Newsletter article introducing the LwICT initiative to schools implementing for the first time.
Letter to Parents regarding Parent Handbook coming out this fall.
Our reporting format.

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
You need to customize any documents to your divisions specific needs and culture.


DSFM


Evergreen


Information on divisional website about LwICT
  • From the ESD home page there is a link to the website about LwICT
Recommendations
  • Having more student work examples available to show the teachers on the CD that was shared with divisions

Flin Flon

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Our website is currently being redesigned and overhauled. It will include the report template and an explanation of LICT and links to sites like ePearl etc.

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
At this point we do not really have any unique resources that we could say are original for FFSD

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?



Fort La Bosse


11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
- none about LwICT.
- resources for web awareness safety
- Education and sharing with the Board.

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
- under development

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
- Basic technology sets for placement in classrooms
- Perks for classroom teachers (memory sticks)
- Division Technology PD day as “kick-off” for LwICT implementation
- Budgeting specifically for LwICT as a priority

Frontier


What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
None

Garden Valley


Hanover


Individual schools have created a link to the LwICT website.

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

- This is limited, at this time, to links within the divisional website (to Learning Matters articles that touch on LwICT, and to school websites that have a link to MECY's LwICT site).
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
- We have a Literacy with ICT divisional wiki which has posted lessons, in various content areas, that feature the use of ICT. (This wiki is currently private and may remain so.)
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
- An updated Curriculum Navigator would be helpful.

Interlake


Information on divisional website about LwICT
  • none
Resources created
  • Report Draft [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
  • 2007-2008 Divisional report card has been revised to include LwICT.
Recommendations
  • Sharing of models of implementation and training. A samples folder has been set up in First Class for teachers to use as a resource.

Kelsey

  • We have no information on our divisional website at this time. ----
2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
nil
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.] None
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT? None

Lakeshore


We have a link to Lakeshore’s portal –which has one section on LwICT
2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

There is a link on our division portal - http://portal.lakeshoresd.mb.ca
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]

We would be willing to collaborate to create resources within any divisions willing to.
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?

Lord Selkirk


Information on divisional website about LwICT
  • None
Resources created
  • Team, divisional plan, URL to MECY – LwICT (use the logo), LwICT presentation for schools
Recommendations
  • Ample access to functional (current & reliable) information & communication technology, reliable Internet/Intranet connectivity
2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Internet resources, www.lssd.ca/~smoolchan/
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]coming soon to a computer near you!
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT? relevancy, ease of use, clear, effecient
, Clarke's three E's effecient, easy, effortless... 8-)

Louis Riel


MFNERC


Mountain View

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

We have a link to MECY literacy with ICT website
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
We are processing of creating our own divisional electronic portfolio of student work
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
Time for inservicing and sharing ideas on using the continuum in the classroom. Information on how to determine level of success at each
big idea

Mystery Lake


11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?



11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]


11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?




Park West


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11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
-Links to dept - Help files
-ePearl,portfolio, writing process, inquiry process information
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.] - the above website at www.pwsd.ca/~djuce
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
- ICT infrastructure
- the pedagogical process has to be in place
- in school mentors (LITE team)
- Inquiry process, coop learning strategies
- dept website is very good===Pembina Trails===

Pembina Trails

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

information on teaching and learning resources, educational ICT links including the snapshots, professional development websites, and grant proposal links
http://www.pembinatrails.ca/program/technology/
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]

Integrating ICT into the classroom website (same link as above)
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
launching of Curriculum Navigator 2
add connections to ICT continuum to CN2
creating a provincial delicious account


Pine Creek

11. Resources

Portage La Prairie

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
On the divisional website homepage there is a direct link to an entire section to LwICT as well as a direct link to the department.
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.
Report Card Attachment, LwICT pictorial representation for the back of our parent letter, parent letter
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
The number one most important resource is reliable hardware and consistent up to date software. Teachers need to know that there is someone in their building that is approachable and able to assist them with their ICT needs. Good tech support is a must!

Prairie Rose

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Div. Tech Plan, Divisional information letter and MECY parent pamphlet Fall 2008

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
School wikis, PD wikis, LwICT tutorials wiki http://joevans.pbwiki.com

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
Continued use of free web 2.0 tools is key!
Multi-day PD sessions for teachers over the course of two years. (Fall, Winter, Spring sessions) This gives teachers time in between sessions to try these applications.

Division Tech plan is on the web site
PRSD links page
DivisionalSchoolWeb pages
http://joevans.pbwiki.com
Personnel is an important resource – knowledge, leadership, time
Access to hardware
Using free Web 2.0 tools

Prairie Spirit



Red River Valley

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Nothing
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? We discussed having parent section on the division website.
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
Release time to mentor other teachers.


River East Transcona



Rolling River





St Alphonsus School



2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

nothing at present
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
none
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
be more diligent with regards to the implementation schedule


St Emile School

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?


11.1 We have a single bullet under "Primary Programming" indicating multimedia classrooms
11.2 None
11.3

St Charles School


11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
links to ePearl, Learning sites and student samples but no specific LwICT information
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?

student friendly continuum checklists to be used with each ICT activity to observe student behaviours

St Ignatius School

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community? We have a link on the Professional Development portion of our Webpage. We will create a link for parents on our Webpage. We have begun to use ePearle.
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.] none at this time
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT? Continued inservicing for staff, funding for professional development


St James-Assiniboia



St. John's Ravensourt


St. Mary's Academy


St Maurice School


Seine River



Seven Oaks


Southwest Horizon

11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
currently in development

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
currently in development

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
A Division wiki to hold links and presentation information



Sunrise


11. Resources

Swan Valley

11.1 What information do you have on your division website about LwICT to support your school-based implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
  • SVSD LwICT blog
  • SVSD PD Blog
  • SVSD classroom Technology Resources Blog
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other schools? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful school-based implementation of LwICT?
  • use resources in First Class
  • use expertise within the division

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?
-
same as above
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
-Early Years and Middle Years Acceptable Use guidelines
-Student Friendly (Early Years/Middle Years) self Assessments
-Report Form
(all found on our wiki)

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?
-use expertise within division, First Class, and representatives from MECY (Cheryl, Michelle, John, Roz, etc.....)

Turtle Mountain


Turtle River

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

A separate page for LwICT in Division: [[http://trsd32.mb.ca/computer/lict.htm %20ou|http://trsd32.mb.ca/computer/lict.htm]]

11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.
We have developed a series of ICT related workshops for teachers on various topics. Contact our Division Consultant for more info on upcoming training sessions which are open to any and all teachers: 204-835-2067

11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?

-Professional development is critical
- Divisional and school based support...with both techncial problems and classroom software and lesson integration
-



Western


Whiteshell


Winnipeg


Winnipeg Board of Jewish Education

2007 - 2008
11.1 What information do you have on your divisional website about LwICT to support your implementation and to communicate with your parent community?

Our website is currently being restructured. There will be information on all subject areas as well as LwICT on our new website.
11.2 What resources have you created that you are willing to share with other SDs? [Please post these resources in FC and/or in your website.]
11.3 What recommendations does your team have regarding resources required for successful implementation of LwICT?

The resources supplied by MECY are invaluable. They have created materials that will help in the implementation and maintenance of LwICT.