Technology for Teachers
The following links and information are for Cohasset Public Schools teachers to support them in their use of technology in teaching and learning at Cohasset Public Schools.
Digital Learning Tools
All CPS classrooms are outfitted with core technology for staff such as a projector and screen, a laptop, and a document camera. In Kindergarten through 2nd grade, classrooms are equipped with a half (12) class set of iPads. In Grade 3, classrooms have half sets (12) of Chromebooks and in Grades 4 and 5, all classrooms have 1:1 Chromebook sets. In Grades 6-12, students are enrolled in a BYOD program.
Staff have access to the following applications for teaching and learning:
Additional Digital Learning Resources
- EdPuzzle (K-12)
- Kahoot! EDU (MSHS)
- Minecraft: Education (MSHS)
- Padlet Backpack (K-12)
- PearDeck Premium (K-12)
- Chrome Tools for Accessibility (K-12)
- Chrome Extensions approved for CPS (K-12)
Check out our Library Media tools, like Destiny, National Geographic Kids, and more:
- Mrs. Cerruti's CMHS Library Learning Commons resources
- Mrs. Gallagher's Deer Hill Library resources
- Ms. Diminnie's Osgood Library resources
For PK-5 staff, see Cassy O'Brien's K-5 Educational Technology page, which includes:
- BrainPop & BrainPop Jr
- Discovery Education
- Mystery Science
- and more!
Please see your Department Head for additional subject-specific subscriptions that may be available to you such as:
- IXL Math
- Lexia CORE5
There are a lot of educational technologies out there to choose from! Try what works best for your curriculum and fits your technical comfort and curiosity.
Click here to learn how to get an account and get started (Google Sign In required)
Training & Support
Technical support: Have a technical problem with a device, a networking issue, or forgot/lost password? Contact our Staff IT Help Desk
Instructional Technology support: Need 1:1 training, planning, or in class support with technology in your lessons? Schedule time with Lisa Radden or contact one of our Instructional Technology Specialists:
- Middle & High School Instructional Technology support: Lindsey Kay, https://sites.google.com/view/cohassettech/
- Elementary School Instructional Technology support: Cassandra O'Brien
Library Media, Research and Digital Literacy support: Need help finding print and electronic sources or planning an information-related class project? Contact our CMHS Librarian, Kathy Cerruti and check out her page to access the Library Learning Commons digital resources, or our wonderful Deer Hill and Osgood Librarians for assistance.
Teachers Helping Teachers: Check out these lively spaces where teachers share and review digital learning resources with each other:
- See the Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment calendar for all scheduled Technology PD