January Technology Bond Update

Posted by Merri Lynn Colligan on 1/1/2013

Infrastructure:  Each building will have the data cabling, network switches, and wireless updated as part of the Bond. The following timeline provides a basic schedule by building:

Buildings

Target Installation Date

Pre School, Bryant, Carpenter, Pattengill, Pittsfield

2012-13 School Year

Allen, Angel, Ann Arbor Open, Ann Arbor Tech, Bach, Balas, Clague, Community, Lakewood, Lawton, Logan, Clemente, Scarlett, Pioneer

Summer 2013

Abbot, Burns Park, Dicken, Eberwhite, Haisley, King, Mitchell, Northside, Thurston, Wines

2013-14 School Year

Forsythe, Slauson, Tappan, Huron, Skyline

Summer 2014

Projector replacements: Each Building will have their classroom projectors replaced with a new HD mounted projector focused at the whiteboard. Some interactive projectors will be located in buildings based on curricular needs identified by Instructional Services. All TVs and VCRs  will be removed from classrooms at the time of install. A few VCR/Projector carts will be available for circulation in each building to show VHS materials if needed. The following timeline provides a basic schedule by building:

Buildings

Target Installation Date

Pre School, Bryant, Carpenter, Pattengill, Pittsfield

Scarlett and A2 Tech will have standard throw projectors replaced.

2012-13 School Year

Allen, Angel, Ann Arbor Open, Bach, Balas, Clague, Community, Lakewood, Lawton, Logan, Clemente

Huron and Pioneer will have standard throw projectors replaced.

Summer 2013

Abbot, Burns Park, Dicken, Eberwhite, Haisley, King, Mitchell, Northside, Thurston, Wines

2013-14 School Year

Forsythe, Slauson, Tappan, Skyline

Summer 2014


Laptop replacements:

Each of the following schools will receive 32 laptops to replace the MacBooks in the cart purchased in the fall of 2008.

Buildings

Target Installation Date

AAOS, Abbot, Bach, Burns Park, Dicken, Haisley, King, Lakewood, Lawton, Logan, Pattengill, Wines

Spring 2013