February 14th 2007 Building Tech Meeting Minutes

February  Building Tech Meeting Minutes
When   2/14/07
Where 1930 Como Blue Room
Time    7:30-9:00 am or 1:30-3:00 pm

Feb. 14, 2007 Tech Meeting

Old Items
Microsoft Settlement
  • Please finalize your software purchases based on the balances from the plans submitted last year.  Keep in mind the following
  • Unless previously notified, there are no hardware balances
  • If you need a copy of your plan please contact your coach
  • Balances take into account only shipped items on your plans
Remember your point of contact is your coach

Recon
  • Thank you for our effort of meeting the 2/1/07 deadline. 
    • We have 11624 computers accounted for with a 66% macintosh and 33% PC
  • We will be using DHCP records as a way to spot check numbers of computers in schools to make sure we have captured them all.  
  • This data will be used for funding, planning for upgrades and energy savings.
  • Carol Olson has posted a form at the botton of this page for all the computers that you could not recon.  Please have this into to us by March 1, 2007

If you have any questions please  email Carol Olson

Online Assessment
  • Thank you for submitting information about your testing enviroment.  This information has been used to upgrade computers and verify that you have sufficient computers for testing.
  • The testing window is from April 17- May 25
  • Please remember that at least one person needs to be certified in the technical aspects of online assessment from every building.  If you have been notified by Freddie that you need to be trained please plan on attending the Last training session Feb. 26 12:30 - 2:30

Contact Freddie via email if you have any questions

Student Showcase
May 30, 2007
Sign up on connect.spps.org/show.html

Training Opportunities
  • Online Assessment
  • Apple Remote Desktop
  • Novell
  • Nutriton Services
  • Read180 Enterprise
These trainings are now posted on http://pdexpress.spps.org

New Items
Raffle for Recon Laptops Winners
  • -Bridgeview school
  • -Hancock School

Library System conversion info
-Destiny coming, summer/fall 07  See PDF   below

Computer Inventory Garage Sale
Posted in Computer trader, Please send me the budget transfer info

Other
Comic Life district license.  Contact Martha Hill or Nathaniel Lindley if you would like a copy