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BYOD: Stop fussing and get on with it. | Laura Doggett

BYOD: Stop fussing and get on with it. | Laura Doggett | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
This week I have been reading a lot about BYOD (Bring Your Own Device). It offers a solution to the fact that schools have been spending a fortune on hardware for far too long (be afraid, RM, be very afraid) and perhaps it's ...
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Technology & Information Services / BYOT Resources

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BYOT Resources

From Forsyth County Schools System - resources to assist the implementation of Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT).

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Does BYOD Solve or Worsen K-12 Tech Woes? | e-Literate

Does BYOD Solve or Worsen K-12 Tech Woes? | e-Literate | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it

"How will we tackle that very thorny problem of making sure that all lessons, projects, assignments, e-textbooks and so on are accessible across platforms, across devices?"

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Inside a ‘Bring Your Own Device’ program | News | eClassroom News

Inside a ‘Bring Your Own Device’ program | News | eClassroom News | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it

The Hanover High School students walked into their environmental science class, sat at the round black tables, and got out their class materials....

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The ABCs of BYOL -- THE Journal

The ABCs of BYOL -- THE Journal | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
A bring-your-own-laptop pilot program puts an Ohio district closer to its goal of getting a computer into the hands of each of its students.
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Bring Your Own Laptop Program Personalizes Learning (BYOL ...

Bring Your Own Laptop Program Personalizes Learning (BYOL ... | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Cary Harrod shared how the BYOL program motivated teachers and students to create their professional learning communities (PLC) and encourage student-centered learning.
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BYOD - Worst Idea of the 21st Century? - Torrance, CA, United ...

BYOD - Worst Idea of the 21st Century? - Torrance, CA, United ... | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Please read and share my latest article, "BYOD - Worst Idea of the 21st Century," in which I explore several arguments for why the growing trend of "bring your own device" or "bring your own technology" policies are misguided, miseducative, ...
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Resources/Research - Partnership for Powerful Learning

The resources below will provide you with a deeper understanding of what learning will look like in the 21st Century. We're in the News! Bring Your Own Technology...
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Inside a 'Bring Your Own Device' program | eSchool News

Inside a 'Bring Your Own Device' program | eSchool News | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
In what has become a popular trend, Pennsylvania's Hanover High School just began a Bring Your Own Device pilot program that allows students to use their laptops, cell phones, and other technologies under the direction of ...
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BYOD: Does It Solve or Does It Worsen K-12 Tech Woes?

BYOD:   Does It Solve or Does It Worsen K-12 Tech Woes? | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Over the weekend, educator and journalist Gary Stager penned a fiery blog post calling BYOD (“bring your own device”) the “worst idea of the 21st century.” Stager’s post is a response to the increasing popularity among K-12 schools to allow...
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My learning for life: BYOD - Creativity and Inspiration in the 21st ...

My learning for life: BYOD - Creativity and Inspiration in the 21st ... | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
This morning I read BYOD - Worst idea of the 21st century? by Gary Stager. I was perplexed by some of the arguments against BYOD. Arguing that BYOD enshrines inequity and stifles creativity raised some questions for me.
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Open Invitation - EDTECH: Focus On K-12

Open Invitation - EDTECH: Focus On K-12 | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
School IT leaders turn to "bring your own technology" programs to elevate learning without busting the budget.
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BYOD - an ethical dilemma indeed - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

BYOD - an ethical dilemma indeed - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it

Can the problems of inequity and "lowest common denominator" of technology use be ameliorated by an actual BYOD plan*? Here's what we've been working on...

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The future of Ed Tech is “Bring Your Own Device” … BYOD | EdReach

The future of Ed Tech is “Bring Your Own Device” … BYOD | EdReach | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
The future of Ed Tech is “Bring Your Own Device”, (BYOD), and schools will more than likely move away from providing devices for students sooner than later. While BYOD is far too radical for many school districts at this time, it is inevitable ...
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Techconnects - Planning for One to One Laptops and BYOD

Techconnects - Planning for One to One Laptops and BYOD | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
If you are going to implement an innovation such as a one to one or bring your own device (BYOD) it must be done on purpose and with purpose. Indeed, some say that if you don't ... One to one programs put the world at our students fingertips.
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Planning for One-to-One laptops and BYOD « Educational Technology

Planning for One-to-One laptops and BYOD. By Nancy Caramanico, CIO Advisor. If you were taking a long-awaited trip, how far in advance would you begin planning? A year, three months, one month? You'd surely want to ...
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How to Handle Bringing Your Own Devices to Enterprise Networks

How to Handle Bringing Your Own Devices to Enterprise Networks | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it

"We all know what the acronym BYOB means, but when it comes to bringing your own mobile devices, there are several implications for enterprise IT managers. I spoke to Brandon Hampton the Sales and Marketing director at Mobi Wireless Management, a mobility service vendor. He had some additional issues that IT managers should address before implementing their own BYOD programs...."

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The IT department says 'yes'! « Execsec's blog

Nizam Udin opened by giving a student perspective. He observed that an institution needs to focus on its core infrastructure when considering the needs of students bringing their own devices. This means that connection to ...
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BYOD, Bring Your Own Digital Devices: The Next Wave in 1:1 Laptop learning in our schools?

BYOD, Bring Your Own Digital Devices: The Next Wave in 1:1 Laptop learning in our schools? | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Our school, St. Gregory, is in its second year as a 1:1 laptop school, and it has been a very important and valuable advance for our students' ability to research, to stay connected, to organize th...
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