"Implementing, enhancing and supporting technology to provide equitable access for all innovative learners. "
Our technology team prioritizes securing our students information and makes privacy a critical part operations. Leveraging technology to enhancing learning is also one of the main goals of the technology department in Lethbridge School Division. Our team is constantly striving to find new technologies that will enhance learning and support the needs of our students.
The Technology department is responsible for all the technology requirements of the school district including:
Local Area Networks
Wide Area networks
Computer software and licensing
Building Management Systems
Evergreening of equipment
Integrating technology into the curriculum to maximize student learning
Equipment repair and maintenance
Printers and printing services
Our department recommends parents, educators and community members visit Common Sense Media as a starting point to understanding some of the latest technology trends. https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
Did you know our School Division has a digital threat assessment team trained by Safer Schools Together. Safer Schools together also has some great resources for parents.
EVERFI believes in educating the whole child and designs online resources in the areas of applied STEM & career exploration, social-emotional learning, digital wellness and financial literacy. The online resources are aligned to AB curriculum outcomes and are cost-free due to community partners.
EVERFI has over 17 cost-free online resources, but as a division, we recommend teachers us Ignition Digital Wellness & Safety for grades 6-9
To get started go to www.everfi.net and view the Quickstart Guide here for guidance. If you have any questions or would like to book a workshop for your class please contact Leila Pullum firstname.lastname@example.org.