Science TCT’s: Getting Started

In collaboration with representatives from the Kentucky Department of Education, Future Ready Assessment Team, Expeditionary Learning Fellows and the Appalachian Leadership Lab, the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative has committed to supporting the implementation of the state science assessment system.  A major component of this system is through course tasks.  In this first video of an […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 11-11-14

A Special Announcement on the first page of Tech Tuesday this week related to a needed upgrade for the MondoPad.  Several new items under Promising Practice and ARI Tech Tips.  For those of us in the middle of 1 to 1 device purchases, pay special attention to “Digital Citizenship with Our Device Rollout” under the […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 11-04-14

A bit of a change in format this week in the Tech Tuesday Update.  When first opening you will notice a menu of sorts, with quick links to sections throughout the document.  All “new” items are marked as “new” in red.  The menu is an effort to reduce the time you have to look for […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 10-28-14

ARI Tech in the News includes two new items for this week’s edition.  Be sure not to miss them.  With the Promising Practice Summit happening this past Friday and an increased activity of postings in The Holler, it was easy to pick something for the Promising Practice section.  Most noteworthy perhaps is “a first” for the […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 10-21-14

The ARI Promising Practice Summit will be held this Friday, October 24th at the Pikeville Expo Center.  Don’t miss an opportunity to learn about the many projects and examples of professional practice sure to expand our horizons.  The Promising Practice Summit Program of Events can be accessed on the Holler homepage at the link directly […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 10-14-14

In this Tech Tuesday update the Kentucky School Board Association joins several other organizations in reporting on the progress of the ARI technology initiative.  The October edition of KSBA’s Kentucky School Advocate highlighted our work as what may be “the next step in the evolution of education.”  Read more under ARI Tech in the News. […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 10-07-14

Notable additions this week under Promising Practices include former Governor Patton’s visit to a Floyd County classroom.  DTC/CIOs will need to check the Questions of the Week for needed tasks related to “whitelisting” several sites to allow the WIN Learning Portal to work properly.  Bruce Parsons of UPike shares a new feature in the Holler […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 09-30-14

The Tech Tuesday Update this week is dominated primarily by Promising Practices from the field.  Read about Belfry and Shelby Valley High School students teaching and reaching out to their elementary feeder schools, while Campton Elementary students visit the Knoxville Zoo.  District Technology Coordinators will want to pay special attention to this week’s Questions of […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 09-23-14

Our highlight this week is the induction of 34 student senate members who will help lead our 17 ARI school districts from the student perspective.  Catch WYMT’s coverage of the induction ceremony using our first link in ARI Tech in the News.  Student senate members will want to page down to Apps of the Week for a […]

ARI Tech Tuesday 09-16-14

With our districts in the midst of selecting 1 to 1 devices, we share in this week’s Links/Resources Worth a Look an article sent out by Pat Trotter called, “Seven Keys to Deploying Tablets Successfully.”  We are pleased to share in ARI Tech in the News two of our districts that have made headlines.  Joseph has good […]