Instructional Technology Outreach (ITO)



ITO promotes the effective use of technology to improve teaching, learning, technology leadership, and administration in 80 Los Angeles County schools districts serving over 1.5 million K-12 students. Full and half day professional development workshops featuring topics for classified staff, teachers, and administrators are provided. Regionally assigned ITO consultants support the goals and curriculum programs of LACOE programs and related school sites. ITO also provides digital resources from eLibrary Services (eLS) and Multimedia Services (MMS), both supported with professional development. eLIbrary Services allow students to access ebooks for multiple platforms and mobile devices. MMS offers a contract service through MediaSnap, a single sign-on, single search system providing an expansive variety of multimedia for K-12 classrooms. ITO is a department of LACOE Technology Services(TS).
Contact Information
Raymond Chavez, Ed.D.

ITO Director
(562) 922-6216

Topics of Interest
May 31-Getting Started with Excel 2016May 31-Getting Started with Excel 2016
Wondering where all your menus and tool bars went? Join us as we explore the all-new user interface of Excel 2016 for the PC. This workshop is completely hands-on and project-based....Read more
MediaSnap – No cost for the Remainder of Year!MediaSnap – No cost for the Remainder of Year!
With your commitment for membership in 2017-2018, the remainder of this year is free so you can end the school year right by easing time constraints and information overload. Try an End-of-Year FREE 30-day trial to MediaSnap-Username: 014408 Password: june15 ...Read more
Be IDEAL Certified!Be IDEAL Certified!
Tuesday, June 20-23 - A four day hybrid learning academy that addresses the role of technology in the classroom using a digitally rich Project Based Learning (PBL) model....Read more
July 6-Integrating SMART Boards into Language Arts and HistoryJuly 6-Integrating SMART Boards into Language Arts and History
This class in designed for experienced teachers who have either been Master trained or attended an introductory training session and want to maximize their use of the SMART Board in Language Arts or History....Read more
July 11-PowerPoint: Taking it to the Next Level, Interactive mediaJuly 11-PowerPoint: Taking it to the Next Level, Interactive media
Learn how you and your students can use PowerPoint to create interactive multimedia. Use the built-in Office Mix to add video, annotate, and record presentations....Read more
July 12-Coding for STEAMJuly 12-Coding for STEAM
This workshop will show teachers how to help students create experiments and simulations that address the Math and Next Generation Science Standards. New coding tools empower teachers and students to create their own science experiments and simulations....Read more
July 20-Getting Personal - Personalizing Instruction Using Digital ToolsJuly 20-Getting Personal - Personalizing Instruction Using Digital Tools
Digital Tools are transforming the way that teachers can personalize instruction for individual students. This is a hands on session where participants will leave with a better understanding of how digital tools can meet individual student needs in an engaging and informative manner....Read more
July 25 - Join us for Edtech Edcamp SmackdownJuly 25 - Join us for Edtech Edcamp Smackdown
The Los Angeles County Office of Education is sponsoring an Edtech Edcamp Smackdown, a fast-paced opportunity for sharing and networking....Read more
July 26 - eBooks on Your Mobile DeviceJuly 26 - eBooks on Your Mobile Device
Join eLibrary Services for a FREE hands-on workshop on borrowing from our curated eBook and audiobook collections. Learn how to check out, stream, and download FREE eBooks and eAudio on your own iOS or Android mobile devices....Read more
Instructional Technology Outreach (ITO) Computer Labs Have Been Upgraded!Instructional Technology Outreach (ITO) Computer Labs Have Been Upgraded!
Instructional Technology Outreach (ITO) provides three Professional Development Computer (PDC) labs for LACOE-wide trainings and professional development use....Read more