posted May 8, 2013, 12:23 PM by Jeff Hunt
|Director of Instructional Technology -- Indian Prairie School District 204
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| Administration/Director of Instructional Technology|
Full time position available for a Director of Instructional Technology in
Indian Prairie School District 204 starting July 1, 2013. This is a 12 month
position. Responsible for providing leadership and guidance to assure effective
use of instructional technology for the district.
1. Coordinate ongoing professional development and implementation of Indian
Prairie School District Instructional Technology Plan.
2. Serve as liaison
between Instructional Service Department and Technology Service Department on
all technology related matters.
3. Provide consultation to the schools on the
evaluation and selection of technology equipment and related material (software,
CD-ROMS, videodiscs, etc.)
4. Coordinate instructional technology
professional development, develop trainers within existing district staff,
design and evaluate advanced workshops, and locate training resources outside
the school system as needed.
5. Serve as district level contact and support
person for school-based instructional technology initiatives.
6. Assist in
the selection and purchasing of technology related resources by developing bid
specifications for instructional technology equipment and related
7. Chair teacher committees in the development, implementation and
professional development associated with an embedded K-12 technology
8. Investigate emerging technologies and assess their potential
for cost effective use by students.
9. Coordinate district level software
10. Serve as the district copyright officer, responding
to staff requiring information in this area and investigate the changes in
copyright law as it applies to emerging electronic media.
11. Coordinate with
the Technology Service Department regarding professional development for
administrators, technology assistants, teachers, clerical staff and substitutes
with existing and newly acquired technology systems not necessarily associated
12. Evaluate all aspects of technology integration and
professional development activities and make recommendations for
13. Evaluate curricular software and instructional integration
as part of textbook adoptions.
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualified candidate must have a valid Illinois Administrative (type 75)
certificate and experience in providing leadership in implementing technology in
an instructional setting. Experience as a classroom teacher is
required, administrative experience is preferred.