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Classroom management in the BYOD classroom -

Classroom management in the BYOD classroom - | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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 …
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Harvard Study Examines Youth View on Technology Use in Schools - The Digital Shift

Harvard Study Examines Youth View on Technology Use in Schools - The Digital Shift | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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.
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It's not about the device anymore

It's not about the device anymore | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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...
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The Adventures of Library Girl: Voices From The Trenches: The Teacher Librarian's Role in 1:1/BYOD Environments

The Adventures of Library Girl: Voices From The Trenches: The Teacher Librarian's Role in 1:1/BYOD Environments | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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Bring Your Own Technology - And Thinking About Equity

Bring Your Own Technology - And Thinking About Equity | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
In my previous post (here) I referenced an upcoming event at SFU, Targeting Technology for Maximum Student Benefit.  To think out loud a bit, as well as to garner some ideas, I want to take a look ...
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Some things to think about if your school is doing the same.

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BYOT Basics - Tips & Tricks for New BYOT Teachers & Students

BYOT Basics - Tips & Tricks for New BYOT Teachers & Students | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Each week, we hear from educators and administrators on how they are excitingly beginning their new BYOT/BYOD programs.  On Thursday, January 9th, #BYOTchat will discuss tips and tricks for new BYO...
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How to Launch a Successful BYOD Program

How to Launch a Successful BYOD Program | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Erin Scott By Katrina Schwartz As more schools start to integrate their own mobile learning strategies and Bring Your Own Device policies, one school di
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Why BYOD Makes Sense: Thinking Beyond a Standardized 1:1

Why BYOD Makes Sense: Thinking Beyond a Standardized 1:1 | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
I was recently asked, "Why are you giving the teachers choice of a laptop? Why not just go all in with one device?" My answer, simply stated, is that homogenization of any tool is never a good idea i
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Inspire Innovate » Session 102

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in a Primary School


This year, Harrington St PS will be trialing a BYOD model for students. In 2012, the school had 2 Year 6 classes piloting the idea in term 4 and is now embarking on a full trial this year. The session will work through the process of making BYOD a reality in a school, including; the development of an implementation policy, research into BYOD, getting the hardware/Wi-Fi capability to handle the extra devices, student/staff user agreements + more.

 


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Bring Your Own Device Support

Bring Your Own Device Support | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
This website hopes to provide schools and teachers with some resources that can be used to develop a successful BYOD or BYOT experience
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Bring Your Own Technology: The BYOT guide for schools and families - ACER Shop Online

Bring Your Own Technology: The BYOT guide for schools and families - ACER Shop Online | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps

20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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.
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50 Reasons It's Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom

50 Reasons It's Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
50 Reasons It's Time For Smartphones In Every Classroom
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10 Current Lesson Ideas for BYOD and BYOT - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - BYOD, BYOT, edapps, edchat, EdTech, elemchat, highschool, midleveled, mlearning

10 Current Lesson Ideas for BYOD and BYOT - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - BYOD, BYOT, edapps, edchat, EdTech, elemchat, highschool, midleveled, mlearning | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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.
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Making BYOT Work -- THE Journal

Making BYOT Work -- THE Journal | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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.
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6 BYOD Discussions Every School Should Have

6 BYOD Discussions Every School Should Have | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
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
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The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
Teachers are often uneasy about students bringing their mobiles into class, but soon they may be handing out detentions to those who forget them.
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Building Technology Fluency: Preparing Students to be Digital Learners

Building Technology Fluency: Preparing Students to be Digital Learners | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
On a given day, how much time do your students spend working on their fluency? At the elementary level, hours are devoted to reading and speaking fluency. In middle and high school, students read alo
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How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning

How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning | BYOT @ School | Scoop.it
The opportunity to extend access to technology in the classroom and at home is enticing, but school districts can get hung up on important details like providing a strong network, making sure each child has a device, and questions about around...
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