MCS Technology News
All the latest news from the MCS Instructional Technology Department can be found on this page.
- May 7, 2019
- Touching the Future of Education
The Instructional Technology Department of Monroe City Schools strives to provide our students and faculty with the latest technology in an effort to provide the most engaging and up-to-date learning environment for our students. This year alone, the department is helping to purchase and deploy over 1000 laptops and an additional 415 desktop PCs throughout the district, not to mention iPads for the schools with younger students. This deployment is part of the overall goal of moving the district to a 1-to-1 environment.
- May 1, 2019
- Microsoft Office 365
Monroe City Schools is the first system in north Louisiana to offer all of its students and faculty Microsoft Office 365 for free. Each license allows the user to either work online or install the software on a combination of up to 10 devices. Each license allows access to the typical Microsoft Office products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. In addition, users now have access to the newest features, such as Delve, Sway, Video, and Sites.