Technology & Digital Learning Support
The Learning Technology Center (LTC) is an Illinois State Board of Education program that supports all public
PK-12 districts, schools, and educators through technology initiatives, services, and professional learning opportunities.
The LTC partners with Regional Offices of Education, Intermediate Services Centers, districts, and schools to provide
the following services:
Access & Connectivity. Assists districts with access to, and improvements of, broadband connectivity,
devices, resources, and state and federal funding that increase equitable learning opportunities.
Digital Learning. Consults with districts, schools, and educators as they plan, adopt, and evaluate
innovative uses of technology within the classroom and curriculum.
Network and Technical Support. Provides technical support, guidance, and resource identification
related to data privacy, cybersecurity, technology processes, solutions, and management that improve digital
learning environments and increase district operation efficiency.
Professional Learning. Facilitates high-quality professional learning opportunities for educators,
administrators, and technology staff that support digital teaching, learning, and leadership.
Topics span all aspects of technology in schools, including:
- Digital learning models (i.e., frameworks, remote & hybrid learning, etc.)
- Technology in the classroom (i.e., Computer Science, Digital Citizenship, etc.)
- Digital-age leadership (i.e. planning, evaluating, funding, coaching, etc.)
- Digital tools, apps, and resources (i.e., Google, Microsoft, Apple, etc.)
- Technology Leadership and Support (i.e., cybersecurity, data privacy, information
technology management, etc.)
Professional learning is available online and in-person. Common formats include in-district events,
workshops, online courses, webinars, conferences, and networking meetings.
Purchasing Support. Assists districts in identifying purchasing strategies and procuring affordable
technology and digital resources through the Illinois Learning Technology Purchase Program (ILTPP), a free
purchasing cooperative that saves districts time and money.
Communities of Practice. Facilitates online and in-person professional learning communities for PK-12
educators, administrators, technology staff, and/or business and industry partners that support digital learning
initiatives and foster collaborations.
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