New RPS Website
On December 9, 2016, the IT Department launched a new district website. Highlights of the new site include:
- New mobile friendly design that adapts to the screen of the device it is being viewed on
- Fresh, modern look
- Improved content structure, so you will be able to access information easier than ever before!
- Updated information
- Additional language translations
Of course there are also a whole host of smaller, but impactful changes, all designed to make your experience on the new site that much better for you. We look forward to your feedback. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any comments, suggestions or questions.
Chromebooks Distributed to Middle School and High School Students
On September 1st, 2016, new high school Freshmen students were very excited to received their Chromebooks! All middle school students also received new Chromebooks, expanding 1:1 access to all students in grades 6 - 12. The IT department did preliminary work labeling, scanning, attaching covers and boxing the Chromebooks by class. The students were asked to logon and get familiar with the features of the Chromebook and if there were questions, IT support staff was available.
Technology Coaches are a Resource for Teachers
Since September, 2014 teachers have been able to learn more about technology and improve their skills with the support of a technology coach. Each school has either one or two technology coaches for presenting new technology with staff development training.