Aztec Barriers

  • Time to log onto computers because of the SD network
  • Tech department lock down, safety and security is more important than learning
  • Tech leader is in control
  • Technology is still in boxes
  • Impossible schedule with seven different bosses
  • PSSA scores are the target and that causes more drill and skill practice
  • Staff's ability to adapt to the bigger vision
  • Turnover of the administration
  • Sustainability of budget line items
  • Infrastructure
  • No tech plan or vision for the district
  • Inconstant technology cycle
  • Infrastructure lack vision
  • Inconsistent Message from PDE... PSSA scores vs CFF
  • AYP puts district in the survival mode
  • PBL in a content driven by grade level
  • Lack formative assessment planning
  • Inconsistent by-in by staff educators... beyond what they know today
  • HS Network in a SD construction mode
  • network not working
  • Rebuild the Faith, when technologies fail
  • Tech and Curriculum leads don't agree on vision
  • Technology lead NOT a teacher, does not understand projects
  • Coach is seen as a tech trainer by admin and staff
  • Budget issues
  • Sustainability issues
  • Replacement of batteries big issues
  • Administration, Board and staff changes
  • Vision not clear to ALL staff, admin and board
  • Boss not on the same page