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May 23, 2015

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Smart Schools Bond Act implementation guidance

Smart Schools Bond Act implementation guidance is now available.Visit the NERIC Smart Schools resource page for more details.

Instructional Technology Planning and the Smart Schools Bond Act

Transforming SchoolsView “Transforming Schools,” a new publication produced by NERIC.

Looking 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? Want to learn more about the Smart Schools Bond Act? Visit NERIC's Instructional Technology Planning resource page or the NERIC Smart Schools resource page. Visit the NYSED Instructional Technology Plan resource page to learn more about the process and access key forms and other resources.

Technology planning workshops &  informational sessions (facilitated by NERIC):

May 28 (Albany/Capital Region BOCES) and June 1 (FEH/Adirondack Educational Center), 9 a.m.- 2 p.m."Transforming Schools: Technology Visioning and Planning" (Pre-register here for Albany/CR BOCES or here for FEH/AEC by Friday, May 22)


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

Using Technology to Support Deeper Learning: a workshop for district leaders 

PersonaUsing Technology to Support Deeper Learninglized learning structures — made increasingly available through technology and online opportunities — empower teachers and students to take charge of their education experiences.

In this day-long workshop on June 3 at NERIC/Albany, leaders will learn what elements are present in a personalized learning environment, explore different models of personalized learning for their school or district, and engage in strategic planning activities to help guide teachers to engage in deeper learning activities with students through the use of technology. LEARN MORE»

Students showcase Virtual AP at blended and online learning conference

On April 27, Mike Sylofski, NERIC’s managing coordinator for eLearning services, Cobleskill-Richmondville Social Studies Department Chair and Advanced Placement (AP) economics teacher Marc Weiss and students from Schoharie and Sharon Springs high schools talked with school district participants at the New York State Association of Computers and Technology in Education (NYSCATE) Blended and Online Learning Summit about the many benefits of Virtual Advance Placement (VAP). MORE»

Save the Date! 2015 Technology Awareness Day is scheduled for Dec. 11

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

This annual event offers students, faculty and technology leaders from school districts around New York state the chance to learn about and present the cutting-edge technologies being used in classrooms today.

Click here to read about Tech Awareness Day 2014.

Follow the @BOCESNERIC event hashtag #TechADay on Twitter for the latest Tech Awareness Day news and updates. 

View the NERIC 2015-2016 Services Guide and Price List

Services Guide snapshotClick here or on the image to view the NERIC 2015-2016 Services Guide and Price List.



NERIC helps Troy City Schools transform the learning experience

Learn how new classroom technology supported by NERIC is transforming Troy City Schools. MORE»

NERIC Forward 2015-16 budget newsletter

Click hNERIC Forward 2015-16 budget newsletterere to view the recent edition of the NERIC Forward newsletter featuring NERIC's proposed 2015-16 budget, information and deadlines related to the service commitment process, and details about new service offerings.


2015-16 Service Commitment Process

Click here for important information and deadlines related to the 2015-16 service commitment process.



Web-based resources

Navigating the NERIC website

If you are a school district representative looking for Cognos Reports or your district folders on SharePoint, they are still available. Direct links to this information can also be found in the resource section of our Testing webpage.

If you are a NERIC employee interested in accessing internal information, please click on "Employees Only" in the "Quick Links" section at the right of this page.

If you are having difficulty finding what you need on this site, please contact the NERIC Service Desk at (518) 862-5400 or

Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a consortium of 18 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands working together to develop a common set of K-12 assessments in English and math anchored in what it takes to be ready for college and careers.

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


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