Focus Area

Technology Planning, Procurement, and Evaluation

Resources and services to support the technology infrastructure and digital curriculum lifecycle, including need assessment, strategic planning, procurement, and evaluation.

Supporting the whole lifecycle of technology within schools

Through our specialized technology service team, the LTC provides insights and guidance across the entire digital curriculum lifecycle, including needs assessments, strategic planning, and impact evaluations.

We can also save your district time and money through the Illinois Learning Technology Purchasing Program (ILTPP) and its pre-negotiated purchasing contracts. Membership is free and open to all Illinois K-12 education institutions.

Resources

Technology Planning, Procurement, and Evaluation Videos

Overcome the funding cliff


Identify your needs and plan for the future.
Leverage traditional resources and work to identify new resources over time as grants change year over year. This process provides stability for initiatives.

All things SOPPA Q&A (05/10/2022)


20220510 All Things SOPPA Live Q&A – May 10, 2022
More information at https://ltcillinois.org/services/ispa
Slide Deck at http://bit.ly/LTC_ATS
Next Q&A May 24 at 2:00 pm

Cybersecurity for schools

Presenters: Brandon Wright, Miller, Tracy Braun, Funk, and Miller

Deep dive into the new IL standards


In this ‘Webinar Clip’ Eric discusses the new CS standards for the state of Illinois in detail!

For the full webinar visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TAaWH…

Slides:http://bit.ly/santoscompsci
See slides for clickable links to resources mentioned in this video

One size does not fit all

Readily Available Resources to Support UDL

LTC Professional Learning and Support

Learn more about the Learning Technology Center of Illinois!
https://ltcillinois.org

LTC Administrator Academies

Did you know the LTC holds Administrator Academies around the state of Illinois?

To set up or join an AA PD event, visit https://ltcillinois.org/events/servic… or reach out to support@ltcillinois.org

Upcoming Events

Technology Planning, Procurement, and Evaluation Events

3D Printing for Educators

| $40

Whether you’re thinking of buying your first printer, or you already have one that’s not being used to its full potential, this workshop will give you the foundation you need to bring 3D printing into the classroom.

Eric Santos
Eric Santos
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Chicagoland, Learning Technology Center

Apple Professional Learning Series: Pages

| Free

Apple Pages is your one-stop app for unleashing your student’s creativity and bringing project-based learning to life. Join us to explore how to use this app create multimodal reports, newsletters, posters, books, and more using beautiful templates, customized fonts, images, movies, audio, shapes, and drawings.

Lisa Schwartz
Lisa Schwartz
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | West Central Region, Learning Technology Center

ROE 20 Educational Technology Roundtable

| Free

Join us for an open discussion on current educational technology topics and trends. This networking meeting is open to all educational technology positions including technology directors, instructional technology coaches, teachers, and any other positions interested in discussing the current state of technology in our schools. While a short presentation may lead off our time together, the majority of the meeting will be open for participants to share their experiences and challenges with the group.

Joe Cipfl
Joe Cipfl
Regional Educational Technology Coordinator | Southern Region, Learning Technology Center