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ICCSD Launches Virtual Application Service

To support our secondary 1:1 Chromebook initiative, the Iowa City Schools have launched our Citrix virtual application service, which allows students and teachers to run Windows software on a Chromebook.  

For detailed information, check out our Virtual Applications page, and for instructions for accessing the system at https://apps.iowacityschools.org, check out the video below: 


Summer Technology Update

Between the craziness of the end of the school year and a week with my four-year-old between the end of preschool and the start of day camp, I haven’t managed to post for a while.  I have much more coming, but here’s a quick update of what’s happening in the ICCSD technology & innovation department this summer. 

New Building Deployments

One of our big projects for the summer is preparation for the Fall, 2017 openings of Liberty High School and the new Hoover Elementary School.  These projects are coming along – Liberty in particular looks close to completion – and we’ve been working to make sure that the technology is set to go in both buildings.  The wired network is basically complete at Liberty, and wireless access points will go up soon throughout the building.   Continue reading Summer Technology Update

Spring Break! Time for a technology conference …

Think you’re having a better spring break than me?  Think again!  While the ICCSD offices are closed today and tomorrow, I get to attend the Iowa Technology & Education Connection IT Conference, a great opportunity to learn about topics related primarily to the operational side of our department, as well as to connect with and learn from peers around the state.   Continue reading Spring Break! Time for a technology conference …