TECHNOLOGY TOOLS - Success for All - 2021
One Student, One Device
The Port Augusta Secondary School Governing Council endorsed the Technology Tools initiative which took effect from term 1 2020 where all year 11 and 12 students are required to have their own device. The Governing Council would now like to extend this opportunity of One Student, One Device across all year levels from the commencement of the 2021 school year.
For more information on the available options to obtain a 1:1 device, rebate scheme and minimum specifications please click on the following link. >>>Technology Tools - Success for All -2021 information document<<<
If selecting the BYOD option, a BYOD agreement form will need to be completed. These are available from the Resource Technology Centre or click the following link >>>BYOD Agreement Form<<<
If selecting the Hire option, a Hire Agreement Policy form will need to be completed. These are available from the Resource Technology Centre (RTC). or click the following link >>>Laptop Hire Agreement Policy<<<
To assist families with pricing research in relation to BYOD, information on devices is available from Leaning With technologies (LWT) who offer a range of devices that meet our minimum specifications. Please click the following link >>>Learning With Technologies<<<
Technology Tools: Equity for all Students Scheme - 2021
Governing Council acknowledge that some families may not be in a position to purchase or hire a device. However we would like to come to an arrangement allowing families to provide the opportunity for their child to have a 1:1 device if they feel this would be beneficial to their learning. Please contact Student Services who can assist you in applying under our Equity for All Students scheme. This form is also available by clicking on this link >>>Technology Tools: Equity for all Students Scheme – 2021<<<
Microsoft Office 365 - Available FREE to students
The Department for Education has teamed up with Microsoft to provide Office 365 for all students through their school email address. This software can be installed on up to 5 of your personal devices (Windows PC and/or Mac OSX), and is accessible online at any time.
For instructions on how to install Office 365 on your personal device, click on the following link. >>>Office 365 Instructions<<<.
NOTE: This requires an internet connection to install. If you do not have a connection at home, this can be done at school.
If you don't know your student email address or have forgotten your password, please contact the PASS Resource Technology Centre (RTC).