Technology Acceptable Use Guidelines for Teachers and Students

Technology Integration in the Common Core Standards

Just as teachers and students use a variety of digital media and technology in their classrooms on a daily basis, the Common Core standards weave technology and media use into the standards for both ELA (English Language Arts) and Mathematics at every grade level. For more information, the following two documents list specific ELA and Math standards that harness technology for student learning.

Technology Integration in ELA Common Core Standards (Word format)

Technology Integration-Math Common Core Content Standards (Word format)

District Technology Plan (2017-20, DRAFT-PDF)

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Text is not a 4-Letter Word (Word format). This document discusses several digital tools and resources to make text accessible to readers of all ages and abilities.

New Teacher Training-Introduction to District Technology

Unpacking the New Science Standards with Educational Technology, MassCUE presentation by Carol S. Holzberg, PhD, CETL, Director of Technology, Greenfield Public Schools and Beth Dichter, Technology Integration Teacher, Springfield Public Schools (10/19/18). Resource page highlights include links to NGSS standards, readings, podcasts, videos, digital apps, instructional strategies, simulations, animations, and computer science

Submit a Trouble Ticket

The best way to get an IT problem resolved is to submit a Technology Trouble Ticket.

Use a different computer to submit a ticket if computer or device is out of commission

Go to

Click Submit a new ticket

Submit a New Ticket

Enter detailed information about the problem on the form, including any error message that you see.

Click submit.