Media Services at Greenwich Public Schools

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Welcome to an exciting time for teaching and learning!


Our 21st Century world requires that we all stay on top of the latest tools for collaborating, sharing, inventing, problem-solving and innovations of teaching and learning. We teach a habit of life-long learning best through example. However, new teachers have so much to learn...how can they do it all. Survival tip: learn to enlist the help and support of others. Your media staff is happy to help you through the first year. Congratulations and good luck to you!!



Resources/Tools:


  • "10 Things" for New Teachers - E-mail, Network access, EZ-Traxx (professional learning) access and more...
  • Summary of Media and Instructional Technology services
  • United Streaming - K-12 Video Streaming -New to all schools this year...
  • Follett Destiny - Online Catalog - Union catalog includes over 300,000 books that can be searched from anywhere/anytime.
  • FinalSite Website / Virtual Library & Online Databases - Rich resources for your classes.
  • Teacher and Student Portal - Student data, single sign-on access to systems, homework delivery system and class pages
  • Web 2.0 - Wikis, Blogs, Student E-Mail, Podcasts and more
  • 21st Century Classroom - Smartboard Plan
  • 21st Century Skills and Knowledge


Also Check Out...

Technology Integration - Provides resources on how to best use technology in the classroom based on the book,Using Technology with Classroom Instruction that Works by Howard Pitler, Elizbeth R. Hubbel, Matt Kuhn, and Kim Malenoski which in turn is an adaptation of the Robert Marzano research from his noted work, Classroom Instruction that Works.