TempePublic Schoolhas an outstanding technology program that is integrated across all key-learning areas. It is enhanced by the school's ability to provide students with access to a wide range of computer-based technologies.
The technology program is designed to provide students with the capabilities to be able to:
Use computer-based technology to locate, access, evaluate, manipulate, create, store andretrieve information
Express ideas and communicate with others using computer based technologies
Develop an awareness of the range of applications of computer-based technologies in society
Discriminate in the choice and use of computer based technologies for any given purpose
Develop confidence to explore, adapt and shape technological understanding and skills inresponse to new challenges now and in the future.
Display work on the school website
Video conference and learn via the interactive whiteboard
Some of the technology available to students K-6 includes:
A school wide network with Windows
Digital Cameras – still and video
Internet access in each classroom
Laser & colour printers
Networked software to support the K.L.A.s
Video and audio visual equipment
Interactive white board and video conferencing equipment
OASIS for Administration & Library
TempePublic Schoolprovides its staff and students with specific guidelines, in the form of an Internet and Computer Users' Agreement to ensure appropriate use of technology.