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10 Points Where the Research Behind Banning Handheld Devices for Children Is Flawed

10 Points Where the Research Behind Banning Handheld Devices for Children Is Flawed | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Rather than acknowledge any of the amazing things children are doing with handheld devices, those calling for a ban instead focus only on couch potato zombies....
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However you're moving into BYOD - having facts -- the right ones behind you is key!

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Two of the Nation’s Largest Districts Launch 1:1 with Windows Devices

Two of the Nation’s Largest Districts Launch 1:1 with Windows Devices | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Houston Independent Schols and Miami Dade County Public Schools are among the latest districts to embrace one-to-one computing.
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8 Frequent Mistakes Made with iPads in School

8 Frequent Mistakes Made with iPads in School | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it

8 Frequent Mistakes Made with iPads in School

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Houston ISD takes logical, cautious approach to 1:1 program

Houston ISD takes logical, cautious approach to 1:1 program | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Phasing in. Professional development. Learning from those who have gone before.
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Miami-Dade County Public Schools Launches One to One Initiative with Windows Tablets

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Launches One to One Initiative with Windows Tablets | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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BYOD4L

BYOD4L | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Bring Your Own Devices for Learning: an open course for students & teachers (facilitated, stand-alone, for other groups/courses)
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Are One-to-One Laptop Programs Worth the Investment?

Are One-to-One Laptop Programs Worth the Investment? | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
 




I opened the doors of a brand new, state-of-the-art K8 school in Orange County, Calif., in September 2003. As principal, I spearheaded an initiative to place as many lapt
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Middle School iPad Information Webpage

Middle School iPad Information Webpage | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Common parent concerns addressed by schools with iPad initiatives . Guidelines and suggestions for parents managing their children's iPad use at home How to restrict iPad use to a single app using...
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Infusing Digital Citizenship into Higher Education

Infusing Digital Citizenship into Higher Education | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
The last few weeks I have blogging about digital student development theory, identity and leadership.  Based upon my research as a doctoral student in Higher Education Leadership, literature is eme...
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How I see the SAMR Model

How I see the SAMR Model | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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Shares examples of using the Tellagami app (available on iOS and Android) to illustrate the different levels of the SAMR technology intergration model.

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The Balancing Act of Screen Time

The Balancing Act of Screen Time | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it

"When students engage with technology in appropriate and meaningful ways, they can then become empowered as learners and creators."

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Do You Actually Type FASTER On An iPad? - Edudemic

Do You Actually Type FASTER On An iPad? - Edudemic | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
There are many criticisms and barriers put up when one discusses the implementation of mobile devices in schools. These range from the philosophical to the practical and one that comes up often is the ‘fact’ that students can’t type productively on an iPad, especially when compared with a traditional keyboard on a PC or laptop. …
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I would like to see more studies on this topic!

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5 Apps for Making Movies on Mobile Devices - Android & iOS

5 Apps for Making Movies on Mobile Devices - Android & iOS | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it

Every year at Hollywood award shows, we see fantastic movies celebrated for their rich storytelling and dynamic performances. Your students can become moviemakers, too, thanks to some powerful apps...

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5 Tips For Implementing BYOD In Your Classroom

5 Tips For Implementing BYOD In Your Classroom | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Teacher tips from a panel at TCEA 2014.
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Considering a Large-Scale Technology Integration? Learn From These 6 School Districts

Considering a Large-Scale Technology Integration? Learn From These 6 School Districts | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
How schools are preparing students for their technology-infused futures. These educators and administrations are thinking critically about how to fold digital tools and resources into existing pedagogy to promote learning and professional development.
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BYOT Indian Prairie School District #204

BYOT Indian Prairie School District #204 | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it

BYOT Indian Prairie School District #204

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Resources for  a school district BYOD/BYOT initiative.

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The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads

The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
"Put your wands away!" Professor Umbridge from the Harry Potter stories would tell the students at the beginning of each class. After a few classes when Professor Umbridge would make the announcement
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1-to-1 Essentials Program | Common Sense Media

1-to-1 Essentials Program | Common Sense Media | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media improves the lives of kids and families by providing independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media.
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Forsyth County Schools Free Wifi Provided for Students by Businesses in Community

Forsyth County Schools Free Wifi Provided for Students by Businesses in Community | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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Android tablets #1: Get to know the version of your Android Operating System (OS)

Android tablets #1: Get to know the version of your Android Operating System (OS) | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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Tablets for Fifth Graders? Teachers Try Different Tactics

Tablets for Fifth Graders? Teachers Try Different Tactics | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
A new study shows allowing fifth graders to use tablets at home and in class has potential to give them more learning opportunities.
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Research on tablets in classroom...

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Research on tablets in the classroom. (Not iPad specific...)