AirDrop for the BYOD classroom

Dr. Shannon Doak

Many schools have BYOD (Bring your Own Device). I have already included this application in my last post titled, Chrome Can: Integration with Android Phones. What this means for a BYOD school is far greater than what is described above.


7 Essential Android Apps for BYOD Classrooms

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 26, 2016 BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is a popular learning trend that 's being increasingly embraced by teachers in their classrooms. BYOD is premised on the idea that more. Android BYOD apps BYOD


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Is your classroom ready for BYOD?


BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) classroom setups are very common nowadays, but there are a few aspects to consider before implementing them. I tried to BYOD when I was in college and the reactions of my teachers were mixed – some were totally open to it, while others were a bit cautious.

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5 practical tips for BYOD equity


5 practical tips for BYOD equity. One issue that comes up pretty often is that of BYOD equity. So how can schools ensure all their students can have access to the same quality of education when involved in a BYOD program? My high school building is a really old one.

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Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD


So we set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality. I also realized a key problem: that several students did not have an updated AR Kit (iOS) for AR Core (Android) which would allow them to really engage in the augmented reality experiences being offered.

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Textbooks optional: What unbundling and BYOD mean for learning technology

eSchool News

Similar to the age-old Apple vs. Android debate, students tend to have personal preferences about the devices they use for learning. Enter the age of BYOD. BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is a huge part of the way schools are integrating technology.

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Using Technology to Extend Speaking Practice in a Language Classroom.

Dr. Shannon Doak

Android BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks ePortfolios Innovation My Thoughts UncategorizedLearning a foreign language is not an easy task. There are multiple components to learning a language which includes reading, writing, listening and speaking. Often, in a language classroom, students have ample time to do all of these, but at home, work is usually focused on the reading and writing aspect of the language. This is because there is no other person at home to practice the language with.

Chrome Can: Drawing and Painting on a Chromebook

Dr. Shannon Doak

Let me first start off saying that the addition of Android apps makes this proposition a whole lot better because there are a plethora of painting and drawing apps available including my old favorite ArtRage. Android BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity Innovation

Chrome Can: Chrome-based Tablet for the Classroom

Dr. Shannon Doak

I tried a few other Android-based applications that were specifically built for the touchscreen. Android BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity Innovation My ThoughtsI recently got my hands on the CTL Chromebook Tab Tx1. This tablet is a ChromeOS based tablet. I was excited to trial a Chrome-based tablet to see how it measured up to the iPad.

Richardson Independent School District – Texas, USA

eSchool News

Supports different BYOD operating systems & perfectly integrates in the network. This is a must in an age when Bring Your Own Device practices reign supreme and every classroom is inhabited by a mix of Google, Apple, Android and Microsoft devices. BARCO SOLUTION. wePresent.

Create Short Animated Videos for Learning With the Tellagami App


What I Like About Tellagami The app is free for both iOS and Android mobile devices, which makes it ideal for both 1:1 and BYOD learning environments. I created the Gami above on my Galaxy Note II Android smartphone.

Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

iLearn Technology

Seesaw supports a variety of platforms making it super simple to use in any classroom environment and particularly in a BYOD setting. Supported platforms include iOS devices, Android devices, Chromebooks, and any computer with a Chrome web browser.

Interesting idea - Chromebook + Nexus 7 instead of just an iPad

Educational Technology Guy

At EdcampCT this past week, I was chatting with Greg McVerry ( @jgmac1106 ) about devices, 1-1 and BYOD and he made an interesting comment. Android chromebooks edcamp google Chrome OS Google for Educators iPad

@Remind101 has improved features & now supports numbers for Canada!


Additionally, they are launching an Android app. byod communicate with class free app free text messaging mobile apps for class Remind 101 Remind101 safe text text in school text message text students

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking


You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT from ClassDojo: App Messaging

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

ClassDojo iOS and Android apps now include ClassDojo Messaging — a new feature enabling teachers and parents to easily and meaningfully communicate about student progress. edtech BYOD classdojo parents

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Getting to Know Celly

A Principal's Reflections

They are even about to release an Android app. BYOD BYOT Celly educational technology mobile learning

Animoby: Animated Learning for Anybody

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Android App Apple App Similar to other whiteboard screencast tools, Animoby lets users create multipaged screencasted videos. Teaching in a BYOD district with most of the students using smartphones, having a screencasting tool for a smartphone would be an asset.

InstallFree Nexus - us MS Office or LibreOffice on any device through the cloud

Educational Technology Guy

You can use Microsoft Office or LibreOffice on an iPad , Android Tablet, Chromebook or any device with a web browser. This makes things platform/OS agnostic and would allow everyone access to these apps and resources and would be especially useful in a BYOT/BYOD environment. Android chrome browser chromebooks free resources libreoffice Microsoft Office

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Good Apps vs Very Good Apps

Education with Technology

Android App BYOD cell phone ipad MLearning Mobile device Mobile learning School tablet Learn Mlearning mobile mobile device Tablet Good mobile learning practice apps facilitate and transform learning. Mobile learning activities can increase students’ time on task. In a classroom, a teacher calls on one student after another but no student is active all the time; only those who are called on are active.

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iPads keep students connected, even on snow days

eSchool News

Devices like iPads or Android-based tablets have become must-haves in many districts as school officials look to create “anytime-anywhere” learning environments not restricted by the four walls of a traditional classroom.

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Come to the Mobile Learning Experience in September 2013

The Mobile Native

Mobile Learning Experience 2013 will also address other devices like laptops, Chromebooks, and Android tablets. BYOD BYOT Mobile Learning Cross Post from @TonyVincent "Learning in Hand" It''s my pleasure to be on the team organizing Mobile Learning Experience 2013.

Idioms, Not Idiots, for Promoting Speaking Skills

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Using OMM & BYOD for Recording Student Voices As an introductory activity for John Steinbeck''s novella, Of Mice and Men , students worked in groups to record a quick conversation using idioms (not idiots) from the 1930''s.

Search for Mobile Apps Using Google


What a cool tool for those of us working in mobile learning environments - whether they be individual teacher devices, pods of classroom devices, 1:1, or BYOD - to use to explore app possibilities without having to log into an app store first! Android apps Chrome iOS iPad iPod mobile learning Yesterday I learned from a TCEA Tweet that Google has launched an app search feature.

5 Ways to Amplify Student Voice Using Technology


Whether in a BYOD, one-to-one, or one-to-few device environment, educators can leverage technology to allow every student to share what they know, think, feel and understand in a meaningful way. Devices: iOS, Android, Mac, or PC. Devices: iOS, Android, Mac, or PC.

Considering Home Learning When Doing Mobile

Education with Technology

What about those with Android tablets? An alternative is for the district to obtain a license so students can use a specific app for multiple platforms ( Android, iPads and Chrome) at school and at home. For BYOD schools, the same basic questions apply. BYOD schools accept multiple devices; they promote including all devices. 1-to-1 Android App ipad MLearning Mobile Mobile device Smartphone Student Mlearning mobile device Mobile Learning SIGML

Animoby- Cool Whiteboard App for Creating Learning Resources

The Playground Advocate

I also like that Animoby is now available for both iOS and Android devices, which makes it much more versatile in a BYOD environment. Recently, I downloaded the Animoby App for my iPad.

Capturing Classroom Videos

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Smartphone And while this isn''t a screencast, I used my android cellphone to record a quick video of students reviewing the site No Red Ink.

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EdTech Acronyms Explained


BYOD – Bring Your Own Device. Windows, Android). The amount of new acronyms in the educational technology world is staggering… and often overwhelming for educators. In fact, this list will be up to date for a few hours and then more acronyms and terms will come along!

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MobyMax: Tablet + help differentiating instruction

iLearn Technology

It has a 7” screen and runs on Android 4.2. The MobyMax tablet runs on Android which means in addition to all of the great MobyMax curriculum, your students also have access to all of the happiness that Android brings.

Device Implementation - #TECSIG Fall 2013 Breakout Session


Participants & Their Questions: Sandy Kendell, EdTech Coordinator in a 4A District - We have implemented one iPad for every teacher K-12 and we are rolling out BYOD grades 6-12. Information on implementing Android Anonymous Inst Tech Coordinator from a Fast Growing suburban school district. Tim Holt - El Paso ISD - multiple roll outs - iPads, Chromebooks, BYOD, a stew of things happening in the district. 1:1 BYOD BYOT mlearning

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6 Ways to Add Video to Your Classroom with Animoto


Animoto also has a free mobile app available for iOS and Android devices if you’ve got a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) classroom. Students relate to video — it’s a growing part of how they share and how they absorb information.

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Epson Now Shipping PowerLite L-Series Laser Projectors


Projectors vs. Flat Panels – What to Know to Save Time and Money ] To support BYOD classrooms, the projectors allow teachers to connect the projector to up to 50 Chromebooks, PCs and Mac® computers, and iOS and Android devices.

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5 Ways Adobe Premiere Rush Encourages Creativity in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

It is good for beginners, perfect for a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) school like mine, and the projects sync between all devices. SIMPLE TEACHING So, whether they have an iPhone, iPad, Android, PC, or Mac – students have a consistent view as they work on their video.

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Rediscovering @CK12Foundation Flexbooks And More!

The Web20Classroom

There are also apps for Apple and Android devices that can provide an even more rich experience. If you doing BYOD, 1:1, or some other digital initiative, CK12 can be a great addition to your classroom.

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