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Welcome to District #205's hub for professional development and educational technology use! We hope you'll find helpful information on these pages. We work hard every day to help students and staff.

Galesburg CUSD #205 - Helping Students Achieve Their Dreams!


#WITcon17 June 14-16, 2017

#WITcon16 was such a huge success, we're going to do it again! (Check out all the #WITcon16 fun on Twitter!) Join us as we host the second annual Whatever It Takes Conference for teachers and administrators! This conference is a collaboration with Galesburg CUSD #205, Carl Sandburg College, Western Illinois University, and the Association of Illinois Rural and Small Schools. 

Visit the #WITcon17 web site for details and registration! You won't want to miss it!


Visit our Professional Development Academy to learn new ways to use technology and other tools & techniques in classrooms. PD Academy classes are free to all District #205 and KWSED staff. Classes are generally held Monday-Thursday from 4-5 pm at various locations throughout Galesburg schools. If you have ideas you'd like to share with other staff, please complete our Course Proposal form and we'll discuss your presentation series.

New Teachers and their Mentors can find information to help them learn and grow together as professionals.
Teaching Internet Safety is the law in Illinois. Our Internet Safety Curriculum has been designated as one of the Illinois State Board of Education's exemplars of Best Practices, providing paper-and-pencil and online activities for students of all ages and abilities.

Periodic Tech & PD Updates are archived on this site as well as shared via email. 
Do you have specific questions about using hardware or software with your students? Check our How Do I? pages for tips on using document cameras, Skyward, SMART Boards, and other tools. 

We share resources and news about various technology tools and trends frequently. Check back often to learn more!



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