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October 7, 2015

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NERIC Model Schools publishes fall course catalog

New courses are available to NERIC Model Schools districts. Check out the fall 2015 catalog. MORE»

NERIC Director Dale Breault tapped to weigh in on computer-based testing

Breault recently spoke with the Times Union on NYSED's plan for computerized Grade 3-8 pilot tests this year. MORE»

Summer of learning

Dedication and hard work can get you anywhere! Learn more about NERIC’s participation in Capital Region BOCES' Regional Summer School program. MORE»

2015 Regional Technology Awareness Day is scheduled for Dec. 11

NERIC's Tech Awareness Day 2015 will be held at the Radisson (formerly Holiday Inn) in Albany, NY from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (with an optional "idea swap" from 2-3:30 p.m.) on Friday, Dec. 11. MORE»

Video highlights the success of Virtual AP® program

A new video, produced by the Capital Region BOCES Communications Service,  highlights the success of Capital Region BOCES/NERIC’s Virtual AP® program. View the video here.




Instructional Technology Planning

For information and guidance on the instructional technology plans the New York State Education Department (NYSED) is requiring all public school districts in the state to submit by October 16, 2015, visit NERIC's Instructional Technology Planning resource page.

Visit the NYSED Instructional Technology Plan resource page to learn more about the process and access key forms and other resources.

Instructional technology planning resources

View the May 20 Orientation to the Instructional Technology Survey Tool & Process slide presentation or watch the full recorded webinar.

Technology Plan Submission Site – Schoology Instructions are step-by-step instructions for setting up an account in Schoology that will be used by NERIC to receive district plans and to offer comments and requests for information, as needed.

Smart Schools Bond Act Investment Planning

For details about the Smart Schools Bond Act access the New York State Education Department's Smart Schools investment plan overview and Smart Schools Bond Act implementation guidance, and visit the NERIC Smart Schools resource page.

**New** NYSED releases Smart Schools investment plan overview

Recently, school districts across the state received an overview of the questions they will be required to answer in their Smart Schools Investment Plan (SSIP). Click here to view this document.

NERIC helps districts "transform" education in their schools

Smart SchoolsTransforming Schools” is an interactive publication produced by NERIC to provide guidance around the process of Instructional Technology Planning and the Smart Schools Bond Act.

Transforming Schools focuses on the “new classroom” and offers guidance on how k-12 educational leaders can help move their districts toward a “School 3.0” approach to teaching and learning. View the document in Word format here.

PARCC Resources

Click here to learn more about how NERIC is supporting PARCC in New York state and to access PARCC resources.


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