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This section provides information to help schools with their technology planning.

To learn more about technology initiatives in the Greater New Orleans area, see the Compact Six focus area on Technology.

  1. Downlink Sites by District.

    A listing of the 93 schools (at least 1 in every school district) participating in the Louisiana Department of Education's Statewide Distance Learning Network.

  2. LearnNet.

    The Federal Communication Commission's informal education page. Includes information about the E-Rate for schools, libraries and rural hospitals.

  3. Louisiana Department of Education's Louisiana Center for Educational Technology.

  4. Louisiana Challenge Grant.

  5. Louisiana's Educational Technology Resource Center (Louisiana Public Broadcasting).

    "Designed to assist Louisiana's educators with technology acquisition, use, and integration into the curriculum as well as technology planning and technology grant writing."

  6. Louisiana's State Plan for Educational Technology.

    Developed by the State Educational Technology Planning Committee.

  7. National Center for Technology Planning.

    "The NCTP attempts to maintain the most up-to-date information available on the topic of technology planning."

  8. SouthEast and Islands Regional Technology in Education Consortium.

    "SEIR*TEC provides information, staff development, and technical assistance to schools in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, the Virgin Islands, and West Virginia."