Lincoln Public Schools believes technology extends the ability to establish, explore, and enhance connections that support learning essential to achievement, and increase productivity essential for greater effectiveness.
The goals of the LPS CLASS Plan (approved by the Board of Education in 2015) are:
As technology increasingly impacts every role in the district, implementing technology tools in Lincoln Public Schools relies upon on the time and talents of a diverse group of leaders. Some those involved include:
BL@TS (Blueprint for Assessing Technology Skills - developed by LPS) is a web-based instrument designed to help LPS teachers reflect on their individual digital literacy. Teachers receive a custom blueprint containing options for future instructional technology professional development. Schools receive a report identifying the numbers of staff identifying themselves at the various levels of proficiency.