Technology

Students in the TCS Junior School receive scheduled technology classes using modern networked laptop computers and iPads, supplied by the School and running a variety of up-to-date software packages and apps. Topics for skill development include file management, email and the Internet, word processing, spreadsheet and database applications, and using presentation software. Technology is also integrated consistently into all subject areas, and is used for a wide variety of multimedia projects and assignments. Development of keyboarding skill is emphasized and reinforced with drill and practice. Evaluation methods include skill checklists, rubrics, keyboarding drill scores and teacher observation.