LTC Community

The LTC facilitates an online community and special interest groups (SIGs) open to all educators, coaches, administrators, technology staff, and educational leaders.

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Stay in the loop
All your group communication in one place, easily find your posts, group files, events and more. Reply from wherever you are – you’ll get updates directly to your inbox and you can reply from wherever you are – just like an email.

Meet your network
Share knowledge, tips and ideas with your peers around the area and state, start private or group chats and keep the conversation going.

Spark a conversation
Log in to your community home – Check out new discussions, events and tap into resources. You can also search members, see their full profiles and start a private chat.

How to Join?

Sign up to join the LTC Community. Membership is free and available to K-20 educational staff, including districts, schools, ROEs/ISCs, cooperatives, programs, and higher ed. Once your membership is approved, you’ll be able to sign up for additional groups within the main LTC Community.

Community Groups
Each group may have optional subgroups focused on a narrower topic or regional group. Members can email a group in the community directly from their email as long as they are an approved member of that group.

Technology

Topics: Technology and Network Infrastructure, Devices, Hardware, Data Security, etc.
Audiences: Technology Specialists, Coordinators, Directors, and CTOs.
Group Email: tech@groups.ltcillinois.org

Instructional Technology

Topics: Instructional technology, classroom integration, pedagogy, research, and best practices.
Audiences: Technology integration specialists, coaches, curriculum directors, etc.
Group Email: instructionaltech@groups.ltcillinois.org

Library & Media Educators

Topics: Technology, digital literacy, and the learning environment.
Audiences: Library and media educators
Group Email: librarymedia@groups.ltcillinois.org

Future Ready

Topics: Future Ready framework, survey, practices, and resources.
Audiences: All
Group Email: futureready@groups.ltcillinois.org

Google

Topics: G Suite for Education and Chromebooks.
Audiences: Educators and IT staff
Group Email: google@groups.ltcillinois.org

Microsoft

Topics: All things Mircrosoft, including management, configuration, training, classroom integration, and apps.
Audiences: Educators and IT Staff
Group Email: microsoft@groups.ltcillinois.org

Apple

Topics: All things Apple, including Macintosh computers, iTunes U, iOS devices, Apple TVs, and more.
Audiences: All
Group Email: apple@groups.ltcillinois.org