• Ponca City Schools Instructional Technology Specialists

  • Mary James

    Ponca City High School

    East Middle School




    Washington Pre-K Center


  • Donya Gartside

    West Middle School








  • ISTE Standards for Technology Coaches


    1. Visionary leadership

    Technology Coaches inspire and participate in the development and implementation of a shared vision for the comprehensive integration of technology to promote excellence and support transformational change throughout the instructional environment. 

    1. Teaching, learning, and assessments

    Technology Coaches assist teachers in using technology effectively for assessing student learning, differentiating instruction, and providing rigorous, relevant, and engaging learning experiences for all students. 

    1. Digital age learning environments

    Technology coaches create and support effective digital age learning environments to maximize the learning of all students 

    1. Professional development and program evaluation

    Technology coaches conduct needs assessments, develop technology-related professional learning programs, and evaluate the impact on instructional practice and student learning. 

    1. Digital citizenship

    Technology coaches model and promote digital citizenship. 

    1. Content knowledge and professional growth

    Technology coaches demonstrate professional knowledge, skills, and dispositions in content, pedagogical, and technological areas, as well as adult learning and leadership, and are continuously deepening their knowledge and expertise.