"Providing an effective, challenging, and engaging education for every one of our students"

About MBE Technology

  • MBE Classrooms are equipped with a projector, teaching computer, DVD/VCR, sound system, document camera, and a teaching iPad with the Splashtop app. Grade K-1 classrooms are equipped with a Promethean Board. We have a Promethean Board in use in one 2nd grade classroom and our special education resource room.
  • MBE has two wired desktop computer labs. Grades K-2 are scheduled for a time each week in one of the labs, and they are able to sign up for additional time as well. Grades K-6 and specials can sign up for times in the other lab. This lab can also be used by any teachers for additional lab time. 
  • Grades 2-6 have a grade level wireless laptop cart. Each is shared with four classrooms since we have four classes at each grade level. Non traditional classroom teachers have a laptop cart as well, and specials teachers have access to a small Macbook cart and have additional Mac or Dell desktops in their classrooms. 
  • Grades K-6 have 3-5 additional class iPads for student use that they can pool from their grade level to do whole class instruction if needed.
  • MBE has two Lantronix print servers so that our iPads and Chromebooks will print to network printers.
  • All MBE computers have copier printing capabilities. Each grade level/area/office has a network printer or two in close proximity. 
  • MBE has multiple sets of eInstruction CPS clickers available for classes.  
  • MBE currently has three class sets of Chromebooks for sign out for use in the classrooms A cart of Chromebooks is housed in 4th, 5th & 6th grade.
  • The MBE Library has several search stations as well as a set of Chromebooks for use with classes.
  • MBE Sixth grade teachers and students utilize Moodlerooms. 
  • All MBE teachers and students have Google users already set up for use with Google Drive and Classroom. Student Google Gmail is restricted for K-5 students and filtered for grade 6 students. 
  • All MBE students and staff have a personal network drive and a shared drive space that is backed up on our server. 
  • All MBE teachers have a Brainpop account and access to ExamView software and test banks.

MBE Staff Technology Leaders

  • Kelsey Mellott, Kindergarten
  • Julie Cox, First Grade
  • Allyson Martin, Second Grade
  • Mitchell Nelson, Third Grade
  • Meredith Collins, Fourth Grade
  • Bill Andrews, Fifth Grade
  • Shannon Millhouse, Sixth Grade
  • Carol Lott, Special Education
  • Margaret Hudson, Library Media Specialist
  • Monica Slaughter, Specials
  • Ashley McCombs, Administrator
  • Thea Patrick, Technology Coordinator