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Welcome to the GRPS Shared Time Wiki

For Instructional Technology



This Wiki is created for the collaborative use of the Computer Teachers in the GRPS Shared Time Program. Please use it to share ideas and resources for enhancing the task of teaching computer classes to students of non-public school students in the Grand Rapids community. Hopefully this will serve as a resources for teachers in both GRPS Public Schools and the Non-Public Schools as well.


GRPS Shared Time Teachers


Issues facing the Shared Time Staff:



  • What does the Shared Time program expect of the participating non-public schools?
  • What do the non-public schools expect of the shared time computer teachers



Grand Rapids Catholic Schools



Technology Standards:


What is Web 2 O



Software Issues:

  • What software are you using in your schools?
    • Inspiration and/or Kidspiration for concept mapping & graphic organizers
    • MS Office & its open source alternative Open Office
    • Kid Pix & its open source alternative Tux Paint
    • Keyboarding
    • Photostory
    • What else?
  • Are there any issues / problems / solutions you have discovered with any software?

Software Resources:

Curriculum Resources:



Your Favorites: (To be added during the afternoon)

  • Photostory
  • Open Office
  • Alice
  • Frontpage
  • West Point Bridge Builder
  • Lego Designer
  • Google Sketch Up
  • Missing


Bonus materials!




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