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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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EdTechSandyK's curator insight, January 5, 2014 2:55 PM

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

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Kahoot - Create Quizzes and Surveys Your Students Can Answer on Any Device

Kahoot - Create Quizzes and Surveys Your Students Can Answer on Any Device | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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5 Myths About Writing With Mobile Devices - Edudemic

5 Myths About Writing With Mobile Devices - Edudemic | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
There are some big myths about writing with mobile devices. But are they actually true? The EdTechTeacher team weighs in on a controversial topic.
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Really good points to ponder here. I admit to being a sceptic but this gives me other sides of the topic to consider. points are well elaborated. 

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50 Mobile Learning Statistics For K-12 Education [Infographic]

50 Mobile Learning Statistics For K-12 Education [Infographic] | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
50 Mobile Learning Statistics For K-12 Education [Infographic]
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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) - LiveBinder

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) - LiveBinder | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
This binder contains resources for educators who want to learn more about BYOD
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GwynethJones's curator insight, November 9, 2013 11:15 AM

More resources that kick it!

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#BYOD does support student engagement – Here are some tips for productive usage | Starr Sackstein, MJE, NBCT

#BYOD does support student engagement – Here are some tips for productive usage | Starr Sackstein, MJE, NBCT | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it

Great tips from a practicing classroom teacher. Short and sweet! 

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Mobile Learning in Georgetown ISD

Mobile Learning in Georgetown ISD | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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How one Central Texas school district is implementing mobile learning (videos).

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A Year of 1-to-1 in Grade One

A Year of 1-to-1 in Grade One | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Primary teacher & connected educator Kathy Cassidy summarizes 1st year of one-to-one Apple iPads in her grade one classroom. Great details!
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PRHS BYOD Student Video Lesson

PRHS BYOD Student Video Lesson | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
BYOD Student Video Lesson
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Nice presentation on BYOD responsible use, delivered in a Q & A format, narrated by students.

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Your iPad Rollout Could Get You Sued -- THE Journal

Your iPad Rollout Could Get You Sued -- THE Journal | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
A thicket of legal issues has sprung up in response to modern 1-to-1 and BYOD programs. In every rollout, schools have some tough choices to make.
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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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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: 5 reasons cell phones benefit a 1:1 environment

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: 5 reasons cell phones benefit a 1:1 environment | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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Chromebooks and iPads: Rivals No More (EdSurge News)

Chromebooks and iPads: Rivals No More (EdSurge News) | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Whether you’re a teacher or an administrator, you may be asking yourself, “Chromebooks or iPads for my classroom?” If a school is looking to go 1:1, which one is the better choice?

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Karine Thonnard's curator insight, December 5, 2013 7:38 PM

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J. Mark Schwanz's curator insight, December 6, 2013 4:31 PM

Room for both in my classroom. Schools should let teachers and students have input as to which devices they need. 

Patricia Flavin's curator insight, December 10, 2013 9:17 AM

great (and concise) article. the pros and cons of each.

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Which Technology is Right for Your School or District?

Which Technology is Right for Your School or District? | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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Very thorough notes from panel discussion at Tech & Learning Tech Forum Texas, November 7, 2013.

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Stop trying to figure out if screentime is good for students

Stop trying to figure out if screentime is good for students | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
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It's what you are DOING with the screen time that matters...

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EdTechSandyK's curator insight, November 10, 2013 9:23 AM

It's what you're DOING with screen time that matters most...

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Temple ISD BYOD Resources

Temple ISD BYOD Resources | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
BYOD Resources - Temple Independent School District
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Nice resources, including management tips, BYOD Stoplight sign, and district BYOD manual with Frequently Asked Questions.

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7 Ways To Sabotage Your Device Initiative - Edudemic

7 Ways To Sabotage Your Device Initiative - Edudemic | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
I’d like to provide you with some tools necessary to sabotage a device initiative if you are having to lead one in your district.
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Where Do Parents Fit Into The Mobile Learning Revolution? - Edudemic

Where Do Parents Fit Into The Mobile Learning Revolution? - Edudemic | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Are parents a forgotten part of the mobile learning revolution? Where do they fall when it comes to all the new tech and trends we're seeing in the classroom?
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For Schools Implementing iPads, the Importance of Being Patient - Mind/Shift

For Schools Implementing iPads, the Importance of Being Patient - Mind/Shift | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
Creating a process to arrive at sensible, relevant, and positive agreements for tablet use in schools is a key part of the journey toward implementing a successful tablet program.

Via John Evans
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Although written from the perspective of a school using iPads, any school using mobile tech with students, including BYOD, can benefit from the principles in this article.

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Full Throttle Tech with BYOT from a HS Student's Perspective

Full Throttle Tech with BYOT from a HS Student's Perspective | Mobile Learning in PK-16 & Beyond... | Scoop.it
A Note from Tim: Forsyth County Schools in Georgia is in its fifth year of implementing Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT).  The first year was spent on developing the infrastructure, and the last fo...
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Nice description of what technology engaged learning looks like from a students' perspective. Teachers should reference for ideas!

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