Department of Instructional Technology & Library Services
Procedures for use of Teacher Resource Center/Computer Lab
The Teacher Resource Center/Computer Lab, established in 1981, is a service for individual teachers provided by the Division of Academic Services of the Paterson School District to help increase administrative and staff capacity (Priority IV, Goal 4). Services available include:
Teachers can schedule visits to the Center by emailing Dennis Vroegindewey, Director of Instructional Technology at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Visitation dates/times are determined by the availability of Mr. Vroegindewey or other Academic Services Staff, and every request for service will be addressed in an efficient and responsive manner.
Research Process Skills Curriculum
(Adopted by BOE on 9/18/2013)
Google Apps for Education
How to set up your account:
As part of the district's homegrown initiative for GAFE you have been added you to Google apps. To log in you go to Google.com and sign in with your email@example.com. The username is the same as your district login id. Your password is ppsstaff until you change it. If you already signed into Google Apps with your ppsstaff account, the password may have been reset to ppsstaff.
Using Google Apps for Education you can use all of Google Drive (Docs, Sheets and Slides) and are able to upload to it. Plus the exciting feature of Google Classroom is available through this login.
Information on how to set up student accounts is forthcoming.
Google Form Responses (New video for new forms will be coming)
Make use of the Google Training Center (using your new Google login):
Susan Sullivan, Education Technology Specialist in the NJDOE Office of Educational Technology, has compiled resources “to support and empower learning.” You can find the listing, updated daily, at the following site: