Students at Redmond High School come into their Computer Science and Engineering course with little to no programming skills. By the time they leave, students are creating working robots. The robots are so advanced that students use their own phones to control the machines via Bluetooth technology.
Policy code: EL-14
The CEO shall establish and maintain technology systems and applications consistent with accomplishment of the Board’s End Results.
Accordingly, the CEO shall:
- Provide a comprehensive technology plan that directs the priorities and outcomes for the expenditure of technology resources;
- Provide a comprehensive and functional technology infrastructure that addresses needs of staff, students, and community;
- Provide easily accessible, relevant, and current data to appropriate users to direct school and instructional improvement planning;
- Provide for a safe and secure computing environment for students and staff that:
- Prohibits the use of technology resources for commercial, political, illegal, or indecent purposes or that disrupts the learning environment of students;
- Prohibits access to personal information about students or staff that does not have an educational purpose or that is not appropriately authorized;
- Prohibits collection of electronic information for which there is no legitimate need;
- Uses methods of collecting, reviewing, transmitting, or storing information that protect against improper access to the information being elicited.
Monitoring Method: Internal Report
Monitoring Frequency: Annually
Lake Washington School District Board of Directors