Technology

Mission Statement

The Northbridge Public Schools’ Technology Program is dedicated to enhancing teaching, learning and administration through the effective use of information technology while providing students with the skills required in an increasingly technology-based society.

Technology in NPS

The term "technology" has many meanings in the Northbridge Public Schools. To better differentiate between the various aspects of technology, the District has adopted the following terminology:

  1. Technology Systems:  Infrastructure/network, computers, information systems, tech support;
  2. Instructional Technology:  Teachers using technology to teach;
  3. Science & Technology/Engineering:  Drafting, manufacturing, materials, engineering, science classes, etc;
  4. Technology Literacy:  Teaching students how to use technology/computers.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone Other
Greg Palmer Director of Educational Technology (508)-234-8156 ext. 5217
Julie Fields Information Systems & Data Management Information Systems Webpage
Anthony Amitrano Instructional Technology Specialist 5-12 Instructional Technology
Lori Hippert Instructional Technology Specialist K-4 Instructional Technology Webpage
Jean Schultz Instructional Technology Specialist (508) 234-6346 ext. 3125
Clis Cabral Technology Support Specialist
Tom Ducharme Technology Support Specialist