- Technology is the ultimate carrot for students. It's something they want to master. Learning to use it enhances their self-esteem and makes them excited about coming to school. --Fifth grade teacher
Technology is an integral part of the world today. In order for students to be successful in the 21st Century, they must know how to use a computer and other forms of technology. Deer Park Elementary strives to ensure every student has access to technology by integrating it into all subjects and encouraging computer use outside of school.Every classroom at DPE is equipped with 5 student computers that are connected to the internet along with a projector and document camera. DPE also has several items that are available for checkout:14 iPad carts (30 ipads in each), 2 iPod carts (20 iPods in each), Osmos, Bee Bots, Dash and Dot, Wii, Xbox 360, digital and video cameras.All of these tools are used daily to enhance learning in the classrooms.