Technology in Education
Thursday, September 29, 2010
Sharren Y. Williams, Technology Coordinator
Delano Optional School 1716 Delano Ave. Memphis, TN 38127
Patrice R. Shipp, Principal
Bachelors Degree in Newspaper Journalism
Masters Degree in Elementary Instruction,
Curriculum & Leadership: Elementary
Newspaper Reporter , Advertising Layout,
Public Relations, Design Newsletters,
Published Magazine, Design Marketing
Packets for Small Businesses
Former 5th and 3rd Grade Teacher. Presented
workshops to faculty and at the Teaching and
Ongoing Professional Development Training
Students will understand basic operations and concepts of
– Students will demonstrate an understand of the nature and
operations of technology systems.
– Students will exhibit a proficiency in the use of technology.
– Students will develop basic skills (alpha numeric and symbol
characters) in using keyboard; using the touch system.
Learning Expectations/Grade Level Activities
Learn how to log onto the network using username.
Learn how to log off/restart the computer.
Learn how to use the mouse properly.
Learn how to single click with the mouse.
Learn how to double click with the mouse.
Learn how to click, hold, & drag with the mouse
design a math curriculum that allows the student to
work at their own pace, on their own time, and that
reinforces weak concepts while not over-teaching
understood concepts, which can breed boredom.
Destination Learning: Reading
gives educators the tools and training they need to
provide effective, individualized, standards-based
reading instruction and assessment.
HeadSprout Early Reading
The highly interactive, animated lessons keep kids
engaged and excited about learning to read while the
adaptive software automatically adjusts to your child
needs. If your child doesn’t understand the first time,
the software adapts with another round of
instruction. New rounds of instruction continue until
your child successfully understands the lesson.
Discovery Education/United Streaming
Over 9,000 videos, in addition to thousands of
video segments, images, articles, songs, and
more, this powerhouse of digital content is a
snap to navigate.
Memphis City School’s Website
Curriculum & Instruction
(State Curriculum Standards & At A Glance