Teacher Coaching in the Classroom and Technology Integration is KEY in technology progression at Grace Academy!

Teacher Coaching in the Classroom and Technology Integration is KEY in technology progression at Grace Academy!

Grace Academy implements the unique “Teacher coaching” model within the classroom environment which allows teachers to receive on-going training while the students are learning at the same time. This model has greatly advanced student and teacher current technologies as well as confidence in knowing how to use and integrate technology within the classroom efficiently.

12th

Bring own device – Many students need a Laptop that meets their learning for tomorrow.

As they go to College or out in the Workforce each device needs to be compatible with the type of use.

  • Office 365 and Google Account provided for classroom and educational learning.

 

6th – 11th 

1:1 Program for students in which students will be issued a laptop

  to take home for more learning time.  

  • Office 365 and Google Account provided for classroom and educational learning.

 

3rd – 5th

1:1 Program for students in which students will be issued a laptop

  for use at school only

  • Office 365 and Google Account provided for classroom and educational learning.

 

2nd

IPads for group and/or individual learning are provided

  • Google Account provided for classroom and educational learning.

 

PreK – 1st

IPads for group and/or individual learning are provided

We are emphasizing the following within our technology program:

An interactive environment which is transforming learning in our school.

Incorporating laptops, Chromebooks and iPads into the flipped classroom model of instruction.

Providing various resources, such as,  BrainPop, BrainPop Jr., SIRS, and Worldbook Online to enhance the curriculum within PreK – 12th grade. 

Providing a safe environment for internet searching through a filtering program, allowing for our students to be protected from inappropriate information on the internet. Digital Citizenship and Cybersecurity is taught from an early age.

Communicating with parents through FACT LMS to provide access to grades and other classroom announcements and links.

Offering “Revving Up Our Readers” is an afterschool program using Lexia: Strategies for Students Reading decoding software program to assist readers who need an additional push on phonics. The program is offered 5 days a week after school.

Please email Ivan Miller with any technology questions at ivan.miller@gaknights.org