Information and Educational Technology
Educators are always seeking new and innovative ways to engage students in learning. The AIU's Information and Educational Technology Division assists schools and educators incorporate leading-edge technology to achieve the maximum impact on student achievement. For more information, contact Sean McDonough at email@example.com.
AlleghenyCONNECT is a county-wide, high-speed education network that enables educators and students in public schools across Allegheny County to create, communicate, collaborate and share valuable resources to increase student learning.
Curriculum Technology Integration
Instruction with curriculum technology integration helps teachers become more comfortable with the latest teaching tools. Individualized support is available.
The universal service Schools and Libraries Program, commonly known as “E-rate,” provides discounts of up to 90 percent to help most schools and libraries in the United States obtain affordable telecommunications and Internet access. The AIU participates in this program and issues requests for proposals (RFPs).
Instructional Media Services
The Instructional Media Services (IMS) is one of the core services of the AIU. The IMS provides a comprehensive media library, delivery system and other services to K-12 teachers, staff and administrators in the AIU service area.
Technology at the AIU's non central office locations is managed and supported by the Technology Operations team. Support is provided to programs in the Operations and Educational Services Division, Early Childhood, Family and Community Education Services Division, STREAM Academy, and Waterfront Learning.
The Technology Services department provides services for AIU programs, school districts and non-profit agencies. The staff provides assistance in managing technology, strategic planning, the maintenance of business systems, and the use of Internet technologies.
Waterfront Learning is a flexible cyber education program specifically designed for school districts. This new, robust offering enables school administrators to take advantage of cyber technology and still provide a rigorous education at a responsible cost.