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    Genius Squads are savvy, student technology enthusiasts who are committed to leading, supporting and impacting the Personalized Learning environment of Saint Paul Public Schools.

    Genius Squad members participate in, lead, and assist withtechnology integration in a wide variety of ways at their respective schools and at a district-level.


    These student tech leaders will:

    • Support device deployment including basic use training

      • Student Handout events at schools 

    • Assist in troubleshooting and supporting

      • before, during and after school Help Desk

      • provide support for school-wide service tickets

    • Provide professional development and support to peers and staff

      • district and site-based student conferences like GeniusCon

      • district and site-based, staff and student “appy hours” and “apps speed dating” sessions

      • site-based lessons and ongoing support for digital citizenship

    • Inform school and district policy and procedures

      • meetings with stakeholders (district and site level)

      • test processes for Technology Services

      • assist in development of digital citizenship course contents


    Please email chris.turnbull@spps.org if you have any questions about Genius Squad in Saint Paul schools.