Referendum - Technology

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    The Referendum has helped Pinellas County Schools expand technology to elevate student engagement, make lessons more relevant and effectively train teachers in the latest technology.
     
    Thanks to the Referendum:
    • Students throughout the district have access to computer labs and updated technology that prepare them for college and careers.
    • Nearly 1,500 SMART Boards and interactive projectors have been installed in schools since the Referendum was renewed. Now, classrooms at all schools have interactive whiteboards and projectors that engage students in inspiring lessons.
    • Teachers have access to high quality software applications that promote student engagement and provide access to internet resources in a safe environment.
    • Pinellas County Schools has hired Technology Integration Coordinators who train teachers to integrate current technology into their lessons and personalize learning to the needs of each student.
     
    The Referendum funds numerous resources, including technology for media center Maker Spaces, which are collaborative areas where students can create, invent and explore: