Hondo ISD Technology Department

VISION

Our vision  at the Hondo ISD Technology Department is to support development of lifelong learners who are productive members of our technology-rich society.

The Hondo ISD Technology Dept. coordinates the technical services and instructional technology programs at all Hondo ISD campuses.

 Director

Mary Jo Peters

 District Technical Support
Carol Schmidt 
Max Bales

Campus Technology Facilitators

Laura Graff
Yvonne Rivera

District offices are located at the District Administration Annex at 2508 Ave. E, Hondo, TX 78861.

Technical Requirements for CANVAS

We have been asked what are the technical requirements for the Canvas Learning Management System. The Program is browser based and so does not have a lot of high end  hardware requirement. See link here to know more requirements.

https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Canvas-Basics-Guide/What-are-the-browser-and-computer-requirements-for-Canvas/ta-p/66

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E-Rate 2021

Hondo ISD has submitted a 471 with the Schools and Library Division of the FCC to solicit proposals for a Wireless Controller, Power protection of network core and videoconferencing services. RFPs can be downloaded below or by checking the Erate system.

Deadline for proposal submission is March 5, 2021.

Any additional documentation will be posted here.

2/10/2021 -- errata change the number of DNA license. See document below

Technology Resources

Internet Safety

In accordance with HB 3171, Section 38.023, the Texas Education Agency has developed and made available to school districts a list of resources concerning Internet Safety.

Video Tutorials

The district technology department has developed a video tutorial playlist  featuring Skyward and Canvas resources for the 2020-21 school year. You can access all the videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQFjr571vVC-vQZ3ncIDKTEB8kuGY0NRs

Several other videos will be developed and posted at the playlist location for your convenience