Technology@Oakridge

The Coordinator

The Technology program at Oakridge is facilitated by Mr.Kyle Taylor, Instructional Technology Coordinator (ITC).  Mr. Taylor supports, assists, plans and provides technology training for all Oakridge staff.  He also plans and collaborates with staff on technology projects and lessons in the classroom.

This is Mr. Taylor’s 5th year at Oakridge, he previously worked for 7 years as an Instructional Technology Resource Teacher in his home state of Massachusetts working with grades K – 6.  He is passionate about teamwork, collaboration, and the important role that technology plays in exciting learners to be creative and show what they know with technology.

We have been able to get additional technology from the support of our wonderful Oakridge PTA!  Our PTA values and supports the importance of technology in instruction.

Click here to go to Mr. Taylor’s Google Classroom teacher walk-through.

Instructional Technology Resources

Oakridge provides and maintains a wide ranging number of instructional technology devices which are used to both facilitate and enhance student learning.  The use of instructional technology incorporates a variety of necessary tools in our school environment.  Our students have supervised access to iPads, chromebooks and PC’s in their classroom.  Over the last couple of years, in accordance with the district technology plan,Oakridge has seen our technology infrastructure vastly upgraded to allow access for increased devices.  Having state of the art equipment, utilizing applications to their fullest extent and providing constant training will continue to improve integration.