Category Archives: Mercy 2.0

iPad Warranty Info

To all Mercy families who have purchased the Mercy iPad package for the 2013-14 school year: You have purchased AppleCare+ as part of your Mercy iPad package. You may purchase additional third party warranty coverage for your daughter’s Mercy iPad … Continue reading

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Big Tech Plans

These are exciting tech times at Mercy High School.  Our Board of Trustees has just approved some big summer expenditures related to instructional technology at Mercy.  I have included these with some other major projects:   May, 2013   * … Continue reading

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A Look into Design Foundations

I have blogged previously about our Design Foundations course.  As part of Mercy 2.0, Art Department Chairperson has designed a marvelous course that we now require all of our students to take.  It introduces each student to multimedia and technology from … Continue reading

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Touting Mercy’s iPad Program

This was an unusual week for me.  On March 19, 21, 22,  I made presentations on Mercy’s technology integration at major venues.  Two of the presentations concerned our iPad professional development professional program.  I had a packed room at the … Continue reading

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2013/2014 Mercy iPad Package FAQs

Who Is Required to Purchase the Mercy iPad package?  Incoming ninth graders and new transfer students are required to purchase the Mercy iPad package. Another iPad may not be substituted. What’s included in the package?  A 32 GB iPad, a … Continue reading

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iPad Warranty Info

As we are now halfway through the process of distributing iPads to our students we thought it would be a good time to inform you about your warranty options. Every family who purchased the Mercy iPad package has the AppleCare + warranty.  This warranties … Continue reading

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New Multimedia Lab Coming Our Way!

After considerable reflection, we have recently come to a final decision about our new multimedia lab equipment. This lab will complement the high powered P.C. lab where our fine school newspaper and yearbook is currently designed. It runs high-end Adobe … Continue reading

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