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In 2007, the Onslow County Board of Education approved a comprehensive tiered technology initiative to assist our teachers and students with the state focus on Future-Ready Students for the 21st Century. This three-tiered approach addresses teacher productivity in Tier I, with a laptop for each teacher.  Schools have been addressing classroom productivity in Tier II with the addition of instructional technology such as LCD projectors, interactive whiteboards and document cameras.  Student productivity is the focus of Tier III, and puts technology in the hands of students - including handheld devices, netbooks and tablets.

Since March 2011, the Onslow County School system has been able to create 35 Tier III classrooms.  Recipients submitted proposals outlining how they would use the instructional technology in their classrooms.

Congratulations to the following teachers, and their students, who have been selected at Tier III classrooms:

March 2011 Deployment

  • Kendra Gregg, Hunters Creek Middle
  • Deborah Sinclair, Southwest Middle
  • Derek Henderson, Dixon High
  • Katie Tallman, Carolina Forest Elementary
  • Avriann Schaub, Stateside Elementary
  • Jennifer Hardy, Trexler Middle
  • Jaime Marks, Southwest Elementary
  • Karrie Helt, New Bridge Middle School
  • Kelly Melnyk, Parkwood Elementary
  • Gary Cassidy, Blue Creek Elementary

October 2011 Deployment

  • Susan Guy, Stateside Elementary
  • Jacqueline Glasmeyer, Jacksonville Commons Elementary
  • Melonie Shepard, Carolina Forest Elementary
  • Tabitha Dickerson, Jacksonville High
  • Stacie Friebel, Swansboro High
  • Vanessa Taylor, Dixon Elementary

December 2011 Deployment

  • Melisa Browning, Trexler Middle
  • Melissa Queen, Blue Creek Elementary
  • Barbara Edwards, Chris Lagona, Sherri Williams, Kimberly Madden, New Bridge Middle
  • Catharine Knapp, Maria Topliff, Northwoods Park Middle

March 2012 Deployment

  • Tracie Ginez, Greg Heath, Blue Creek Elementary
  • Cathy Dalimonte, Clyde Erwin Elementary Magnet
  • Susan Holder, Carolina Forest Elementary
  • Samantha Gamble, Jacksonville High
  • Crystal Turner, Meadow View Elementary
  • Natalie Kelly, Meadow View Elementary
  • Mickie Starcala, Parkwood Elementary
  • Angela Thomas, Richlands Elementary
  • Jessica Thivierge, White Oak High
  • Laura West, Richlands Primary

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