NOW:53092:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
55°
H 55° L 54°
Partly Cloudy | 10MPH

Mequon-Thiensville Technology Director to Leave District in June

May 20, 2010

MEQUON, WI – The Mequon-Thiensville School District announced today that Valerie Schmitz, the District’s Director of Technology, will be leaving the District at the end of June. She will become the Director of Virtual Learning for the Kettle Moraine School District.

 

“Dr. Schmitz lead the District through the first year of transformation of our technology program that, among other important projects, included the installation of a new phone system and the revamping of the District’s server infrastructure,” said Dr. Demond Means, Superintendent. “While we are sad that she will be leaving the District, I respect her decision to pursue her passion in online learning, virtual learning, and charter schools.”

 

The Mequon-Thiensville School District is currently developing a new vision for technology with the help of teachers, principals, and District leaders. The vision includes the need to address critical technology infrastructure and to implement new professional development opportunities based on technology integration.

 

“We thank Dr. Schmitz for all of her efforts on behalf of our schools and our students,” said Means. “While she will be difficult to replace, the District remains committed to transforming how we use technology in every classroom.”

 

The District will begin the search process to replace Dr. Schmitz immediately.

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Baun remarkable again as Brown Deer downs Pewaukee 10/25

» Whitefish Bay makes a memorable trip north 10/24

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 1 10/24

» Shorewood Intermediate School Principal Mark Harris dies after medical emergency 10/24

» Brown Deer sets terms to drop purchase plans for American TV site 10/22

» Poll: Which area team will win a state football title? 10/22

» Mequon, Thiensville will get packages delivered on Sunday 10/20

» Across Wisconsin, uneven property assessments fly in the face of fairness Updated:  10/19

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 9 10/17

» Whitefish Bay boys soccer team holds on to beat Nicolet, 2-1 10/16

» Concern over booth site thrusts Jewish students into church-state debate 10/12

» Homestead football team ties for North Shore lead, beats GT, 35-30 10/10

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 8 10/10

» Submit election letters now: deadline is Oct. 20 10/9

» Whitefish Bay boys v-ball teams beats Germantown, ties for NSC lead 10/8

» Driver critically injured in crash into Brown Deer garage 10/8

» Shorewood CDA changes approach with Wilson townhomes 10/7

» Mequon-Thiensville floats $20 million referendum proposal 10/7

» Poll: Will Germantown or Homestead win in Week 8 matchup? 10/7

» Mequon-Thiensville receives offer on farmland 10/6

» Brown Deer football team's depth too much for Messwood 10/3

» Preps football photos of the week: Week 7 10/3

» Cedarburg football team outlasts Whitefish Bay, 28-21 10/2

» Celebrate Biketoberfest on Thursday 10/2

» Woman reports man tried to scam her by fishing for personal information 10/2

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT