605.4 Technology and Instructional Materials


The board supports the use of innovative methods and the use of technology in the delivery of the education program.  The board encourages employees to investigate economical ways to utilize multi-media, computers, and other technologies as a part of the curriculum.

It is the responsibility of the superintendent to develop a plan for the use of technology in the curriculum and to evaluate it annually.  The superintendent will report the results of the evaluation and make a recommendation to the board annually regarding the use of technology in the curriculum.



NOTE:  This is a mandatory policy and reflects the educational standards.  For more detailed discussion of this issue, see IASB's Policy Primer, Vol. 20 #1-August 31, 2007.


























Legal Reference:           Iowa Code § 279.8 (2013).

                                    281 I.A.C. 12.3(12), 12.5(4), .5(10).



Cross Reference:           602       Curriculum Development

                                    605       Instructional Materials