In keeping with the mission of Dinwiddie County Public Schools, the mission of the Information Technology Department is to support Dinwiddie County Schools’ improvement efforts through the use of technology. This department is led by Timothy Ampy, Director of Technology, and Toni Wynn, Assistant Director of Technology. The Information Technology Department provides technological training, guidance, service and information to school personnel and school administrators. This enables Dinwiddie County Public Schools to function more efficiently and assists individual schools as they use technology to improve the teaching and learning process for their students.
To improve teaching and learning through the appropriate use of technology.
To deliver effective technology training to assist educators as they help students achieve high academic standards.
To ensure that all Dinwiddie schools have access to integrated instructional and administrative services across interoperable high-speed networks.
To improve teaching and learning through the appropriate use of network-accessible educational applications.
To provide appropriate decision support capabilities for all stakeholders.
The Southside Virginia Regional Technology Consortium (SVRTC) celebrated the 10th annual SVRTC Technology awards banquet on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at Longwood University. Over 140 SVRTC members from twenty-two school divisions were in attendance. Of the fifty-five awards presented to SVRTC members who have promoted technology in their divisions, the two most competitive awards were the Division Leadership awards. The SVRTC Division Leadership award was presented to Dinwiddie County Public Schools to recognize advances in technology in the educational setting.
For more information on the Technology goals for Dinwiddie County Public School, view our 2016 – 2018 Educational Technology Plan Addendum.
Information Technology Department Organization
Timothy Ampy, Director of Technology
Toni Wynn, Assistant Director of Technology
Gerald Williams, Coordinator of Technology
Patrick Judy, Network Support Specialist
Ken Trostad, Network Support Specialist
Patty Massengill, Software Support Specialist
Shawanna Hill, Technology Support Specialist – Mobile
Brian Hicks, Desktop Support Specialist
Derese Wynn, Desktop Support Specialist
Our department works closely with the team of Instructional Technology Resource Teachers (ITRTs) which consists of Christine Bastaich, Christine (Pam) Ferrell, Latia Pollard, Betty Spiers, Robert (Bob) Weaver and Jarrett Munford.