Department of Information Technology

The Department of Information Technology provides support
to schools and offices for the following:

  • Network Infrastructure
  • Telephone Systems
  • BCPS One
  • E-Rate
  • Hardware Repair and Inventory
  • E-mail System
  • Web Site Development
  • Project Management Oversight
  • Business Applications and Systems Management
  • Student Information Systems
  • End User Support

The role and responsibility of the Department of Information
Technology includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Provide leadership to set strategic technology direction and priorities for the school system
  • Establish and monitor controls to meet program, budget, and school system objectives
  • Provide administrative, instructional systems, and infrastructure that are implemented and maintained to meet internal organizational requirements
  • Work with staff from other departments and schools to provide the appropriate implementation of technology throughout the system, manage multiple complex projects, and achieve results within required cost, time, functionality, performance, and quality requirements
  • Promote current information technologies and best practices
  • Implement system analysis, design, development, testing, and quality assurance methodologies
  • Support a variety of technology architecture including web-based, client/server, centralized, and distributed computing models
  • Provide technical training when applicable
  • Identify and analyze new technologies, systems, and applications to determine requirement compliance and system compatibility
  • Update the Division of Business Services on all projects
Lloyd Brown
Executive Director
Karen Horlacher
Administrative Assistant
9611 Pulaski Park Drive, Suite 307
Baltimore, MD 21220
Phone: 443-809-7837
Fax: 410-238-1846
Technology Help Desk Phone:  443-809-4672


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