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20 BYOD Resources For The 21st Century Schools
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We've been in BYOD mode for half a year, and I've already shared some best practices for the classroom with you. Putting on my IT hat, here are some of the things I've learned that you should conside
By Jennifer Roland At Mankato Public School System in Minnesota, students bring their homework, their lunches, and books to school like most students across
A snappy, 10 minute presentation for the VoicEd Day at Davison High School on Saturday 8th March, 2013
This binder contains resources for educators who want to learn more about BYOD
The idea of #BYOTchat developed from my school district’s 1:1 iPad Committee. We realized that although the iPad is a powerful educational tool, it was not within our school’s financial capabiliti...
Tim Clark, coordinator of instructional technology for Forsyth County Schools (GA), shares his best practices for implementing BYOT in K-12 schools.
BYOD causes significant network and data security concerns, but used in tandem with cloud services it could make your network safer than ever.
If you’ve ever considered having students bring their own devices (BYOD) to class, you’ve probably worried…won’t the kids text all day long? How do I keep them from taking inappropriate photos or posting on Facebook while I’m teaching? Aren’t students’ phones a huge distraction? Here to help is Kristy from the 2 Peas and a Dog …
A new Harvard study examines US students’ attitudes towards technology in schools. Although 78 percent own cell phones, activating them in schools is restricted, which frustrates students. Students also express frustration with school's limited WiFi access, Internet filtering, monitoring, and the push to embrace tablet computers.
Many years ago, as a technology consultant in the education sphere, I was often asked to help schools choose between the Windows and Mac platforms. My first response was always to ask how the schoo...
The science of teaching is knowing a number of different methodologies. The art is knowing when to use which. Source: Taming The Beast Our school has had a government funded 1:1 laptop program since 2009 that is ending. We have learnt much about changing our pedagogy, classroom management and technology in the last 5 years that will stand us in good stead for the move to BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) in 2014. Here are some ideas that individuals, faculties and the school may wish to …
Last Tuesday my Principal Jason and I attended a breakfast/meeting, hosted by our Mac supplier/partner Xcite Logic. The philosophy and ideology behind
This Hangout is part of the first Google Education on Air Conferences. Presenter Juan De Luca talks about ways to have a successful BYOD program using Google...
A guide to help teachers implement BYOT into their everyday curriculum. Produced by WBGU-TV in Bowling Green, Ohio.
A guide to help parents implement BYOT into their lives and their children's education. Produced by WBGU-TV in Bowling Green, Ohio.
This is our first year of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), and boy, did the students bring it. They brought it all! We have iPads, Surface RT and Pro, iPhones, Droids, Chromebooks, Macs, and PC laptops.
50 Reasons It's Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom
Here are 10 current strategies for the BYOD classroom as the solution still continues to continues to grow because more and more teachers can attest to it being a way to open up access and improve learning for more students.
Tim Clark, the coordinator of instructional technology for Forsyth County Schools (GA), is our Innovator of the month. Here, he explains how his district makes BYOT work for students, teachers, and the community.