Parent Information on Classroom Technology
Oconee County currently utilizes a wide variety of technology related tools to enhance the instructional process. Through the use of the wide area network connecting all 12 campus locations and offices, Oconee County is able to provide collaboration, communication, and instructional resources.
Hardware resources at all schools include computer labs, student and teacher workstations, network printers, and mounted LCD projectors. Elementary school classrooms are also equipped with interactive white boards. At the start of the 2009-2010 school year, middle and high school academic content area teachers received interactive tablets and classroom response systems.
Software resources in all schools include MS Office Suite, Discovery Streaming (web-based media service), various online textbook resources, OAS (Online Assessment System), MOODLE (digital learning environment), PowerSchool (student information system), Inspiration (concept mapping software), Destiny (school media services). Based on student population, curriculum, and grade level, schools utilize GA Virtual School (credit recovery and online instruction), Edgenuity (web-based self-paced instruction), SMART Notebook, and Career Tech related applications (AutoCad, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Premier Pro, Photoshop, etc.).