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Tech Tour - Portsmouth Public Schools

  • December 05, 2013
  • 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Portsmouth High School 120 Education Lane Portsmouth, RI

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  • The Tech Tour is free. Dinner is not included. Each person attending responsible for their dinner cost. ($25 plus tip)

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Join us for the kickoff to an exciting new series for RISTE Members labeled, "Tech Tours".  RISTE's Tech Tours will provide attendees the opportunity to learn directly from districts across the state and how they utilize technology to advance their students' education and to share best practices.    Tech Tours are open to all RISTE members and other personnel within their school district. (Administrators, technology staff, and educators)

Next month's Tech Tour will be taking place on Thursday, December 5th where we will be visiting the Portsmouth School Department. Come see how Portsmouth schools is managing, deploying, and integrating technology in their district.   This all access tour will last approximately 90 min with dinner at a local restaurant to follow.     Don't miss this opportunity to see how one district is making an impact on education with the power of technology.

TOUR: 3:30PM - 5:00PM

DINNER: 5:00PM - 6:30PM

Scampi's in Portsmouth.
$25.00/person.  Choice of Chicken Marsala, Baked Haddock, Steak tips, Shrimp Scampi, or Shrimp Mozambique.  Salad, vegetable, and dessert included.  Tip not included.  E
ach person attending responsible for their dinner cost.

TECH TOUR DISTRICT PROFILE - PORTSMOUTH SCHOOLS
- 2,800 Students
- 2 Elementary Schools (PK-3), 1 Middle School (4-8), 1 High School (9-12) and Admin Office
- approximately $13K/per pupil.
- 13% of free and reduced lunch
- 16% special education
- Graduation rate is 90%.

Technology Department Staff
- Director of Technology
- 3 Technology Support Specialist
- 1 Network Administrator
- 1 Systems Administrator
- 1 Technology Integration Specialist

Technology Infrastructure
Network
- 100MB Internet, 100/300MB Transport Lines
- HP Switching Technology
- District-wide Wireless

Software Systems
- ASPEN X2 Student Data
- GoogleApps for Education
- VMware
- Veeam VM Backup (between schools)
- Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager

Servers
- Dell, Apple, and HP (Blades and Storage)

Desktops
- Dell & Apple

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