Technology

Technology Available at MLK

MLK, along with RRPS, is a Future Ready School. We believe that technology can help to prepare students for success with technology by... 
  • aligning technology use to instructional best practices;
  • providing students with personalized learning experiences;
  • preparing students for success in college, career, and citizenship;
  • create new avenues for parental and community involvement 
 
The following technology is available to our students:
  • 2 computer labs with 30 desktop computers in each lab, a Smart Interactive Whiteboard, and a mounted projector. 

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  • A STEM lab equipped with many interactive activities including science supplies, K'nex, Legos, a 3D printer, programmable robots, and much more! 

Classroom Technology at MLK:

  • Primary Grades (K-2) contain at least 5 student devices. These are typically desktop computers and Chromebooks.
  • Each Classrooms in grades 3-5 have 1-1 student devices. Our teachers use Chromebooks with our intermediate grades on a daily basis.  
  • Access to Google Apps for Education (GAFE Tools)
  • Document Cameras: This allows a teacher or student write on a sheet of paper or to display a two or three-dimensional object.   

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  • an Interactive Display. (This is either an interactive Whiteboard, or Interactive Display)
    • a SMART interactive whiteboard- A large, interactive display board which connects to a computer and projector.  Users can then control the computer through the use of "magic" pens and/or their fingers. 

  • Interactive Display: This is like a touchscreen TV that can work with a teacher's computer, or connect directly to websites and apps for students and teacher to interact with.