As schools and districts move towards “1 to 1″ and to “Bring Your Own Devices,” the process of taking notes will take on a new meaning. It the past couple years, for me personally, it has gotten to a point where writing for very long makes my hand hurt because I don’t use a pen or pencil very often anymore. While attending Master’s classes and Professional Development meetings, I have started using my laptop and iPad to take notes. I have a feeling this will become the trend in future years in education. As we move towards this, it will be important that students have a functioning way of categorizing and keeping notes organized. Here is a list of ten possible tools.