The Main Thing
Our promise to our customers and ourselves: Provide outstanding service, be practical and consultative in our technology leadership, foster a decent and respectful place to work.
Information Technology Department Goals 2018-2019
Purpose: To align & support the Strategic Goals for the Placer County Office of Education.
Expand the use of cloud based applications and technology by staff and students to enable access to resources beyond work and school settings.
Increase the use of learning management and registration systems to offer more online classes and events provided by PCOE.
Develop and offer more instructional materials and training for staff and students on the use of technology provided by the Information Technology Department.
Leverage consortium agreements with districts and other educational organizations to lower the overall costs to procure new and support existing technology.
The Placer County Office of Education (PCOE) serves as a
node site for the California K-12 High Speed Network (K12HSN). PCOE IT staff manages
network services that allow districts and schools within Placer County to
connect free of charge to the statewide educational network backbone. PCOE
currently has a 10 Gbps direct connection, which provides districts access to
the internet as well as other educational resources.
Some of the Districts, Schools and local agencies that connect to the statewide educational backbone and Internet through PCOE include:
- Alta-Dutch Flat School District
- Ackerman Charter District
- Colfax Elementary School District
- Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District
- Eureka Union School District
- Foresthill Union School District
- Loomis Union School District
- Newcastle Elementary School District
- Mid-Placer Transportation
- Placer Hills Union School District
- Placer Union High School District
- Pleasant Ridge School District
- Rocklin Unified School District
- Roseville City School District
- Roseville Joint Union High School District
- Tahoe-Truckee Unified School District
- Western Placer Unified School District
- Western Sierra Collegiate Academy