WHAT IS SWIMGRID?
SWIMGRID IS A SIMPLE AND EFFECTIVE, 5-PART, EDTECH INTEGRATION MODEL FOR K-12 ADMINISTRATORS.
SwimGrid prioritizes the resources required for quality device integration. The model emphasizes the "3 C's for teacher technology use: Confidence, Competence, and Content.
Linda Merriott, M.Ed., Superintendent
Southcrest Christian School, Lubbock TX
Stephen Roddy, Principal
Lighthouse Christian School, Gig Harbor, WA
Part One: Professional Development
We can help you train your staff...
PC | MAC | Chromebook | iPad | Android
Part Two: Student Curriculum
We can also make sure your students have the skills required to be successful in school and in the real world...
PART THREE: CURRICULUM INTEGRATION
We can help align your standards-based curriculum with real world technology skills that can include Project-Based Learning, STEM Education, Flipped Classroom and many other teaching strategies...
Part Four: Device and Infrastructure Improvements
In our quickly advancing society, schools need to be preparing not only for "1-to-1" but also for "many-to-1" as more connected devices come into our schools. We can help you procure the right technologies, set them up, equip your labs and classrooms and help you create the necessary IT solution to keep thing running smoothly...
Part Five: Project Management
To be sure nothing slips through the cracks, we provide a Project Manager that acts as Quality Control and Customer Service at the same time. These education experts provide a valuable line of communication between the schools administrators, teachers, students and the BTE integration team.