Gutridge School Provides Access to
Technology for Student Instruction
Gutridge School provides access to technology to aid staff in student instruction and students in learning. For more information read below.
Smart Boards - Click here for more information
SMART Board interactive whiteboards are used in many classrooms to help improve learning outcomes. They combine “the simplicity of a whiteboard with the power of a computer, the SMART Board interactive whiteboard lets teachers deliver dynamic lessons, write notes in digital ink and save their work – all with the simple touch of a finger." *from smarttech.com/smartboard
Elmo Document Cameras - Click here for more information
Elmo document cameras are used in most classrooms to present lessons to students. “ELMO Classroom Solutions comprise technologies that ELMO has developed to facilitate teachers and students alike in the four-step teaching process [Present, Instruct, Assess, and Interact]. [ELMO Classroom Solutions] help teachers to effectively convey the essence of their lessons while allowing them more time to reinforce key points. [ELMO Classroom Solutions] improve students’ concentration and comprehension so that they can realize the joy of learning and perform better academically."* *from http://www.elmousa.com/about-us
Mobile Computer Labs
Guthridge School has two mobile computer labs each with 30 MacBook laptops. These carts can be moved to classrooms to provide students access to online learning in the classroom. Students also take online State Assessment tests and Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) tests on these laptops.
Mobile iPad Carts
Guthridge School has two mobile iPad carts. Each cart contains 29 iPads. These carts can be moved to classrooms to provide students access to online learning in the classroom. Students also take online State Assessment tests and Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) tests on these iPads.
The Guthridge Library/Media Center strives to provide resources and services that support the curricular and recreational needs of the school community. The library houses a collection of over 9,000 books and reference materials. It also has subscriptions to 4 magazines and provides access to numerous online databases. The library is also equipped with 7 desktop computers, a laser printer, an Elmo projection system and a Smart Board.