Corporate Services - Director of Learning Technologies
Lyle Roberts is Director of Learning Technologies for Foothills School Division. Lyle and his department colleagues provide leadership, planning and support for educational and administrative technologies. The integration of technology in learning is focused on student engagement through the purposeful use of everything from SMART Boards to personal digital devices.
Learning Technologies focuses on creating a simplified infrastructure that solidly supports an enjoyable end user experience – Simple, Solid and Enjoyable. As we move our division to a place that supports the use of personal devices, we remain focused on ensuring that our technologies support their varied uses.
At our core we know that Learning Technologies are woven into the fabric of the lives of every employee, student and community member that is a part of our Foothills Family. It is our desire to make a positive difference in the lives of our students, our employees and the families we are connected to!
Lyle previously served as Director of Technology for another Alberta school division for almost eight years. His education includes a Master of Education with a focus on Information Technology Leadership. He has also served on numerous committees, working groups and pilot projects with Alberta Education's Stakeholder Technology Branch. He was an integral contributor to the development of the Learning and Technology Policy Framework as a member of the School Technology Advisory Committee.