Debunking 3 myths about BYOD in the classroom

Neo LMS

BYOD — Bring Your Own Device — has gained some momentum in today’s education system. From temp teachers to entire school districts, more and more educational staff debate about or seriously consider the adoption of BYOD in their instruction. Myth No 2: BYOD is not safe.

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Is your classroom ready for BYOD?

Neo LMS

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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Tips for BYOD Equity

A Principal's Reflections

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives are being adopted by districts and schools around the globe. With the growing access that students now have to technology at home, educators are seizing this opportunity to increase access in the classroom.

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AirDrop for the BYOD classroom

Dr. Shannon Doak's Blog

Many schools have BYOD (Bring your Own Device). What this means for a BYOD school is far greater than what is described above. This is a game changer for BYOD environments and an application I am sure many teachers, students and administrators will find super useful.

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Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD in the Classroom

techlearning

We set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality

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BYOD and the Paperless Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

Students complete assignments whether it’s homework, class work, projects and tests all online using various websites, such as, Edmodo, Tumblr and Instagram on their BYOD devices. What tools and techniques are you using to go paperless in your classroom and/or school?

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5 practical tips for BYOD equity

Neo LMS

Its classrooms, furniture and sometimes creaky floor oozes history and heritage. 5 practical tips for BYOD equity. One issue that comes up pretty often is that of BYOD equity. A prerequisite for a successful BYOD program is connectivity.

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Top 10 BYOD concerns — and how to overcome them [Part 1]

Neo LMS

BYOD at school is more than the latest buzz phrase you hear at every corner of the teacher’s rooms or along school hallways. But failure BYOD stories exist as well, and they rarely hit the headlines as often. Top 10 BYOD concerns: 1. BYOD deepens the digital divide.

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The Drivers of a Successful BYOD Initiative

A Principal's Reflections

This has resulted in a growing trend of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives being adopted. However, many schools and districts that have adopted BYOD have done so without proper planning and support. BYOD begins with trusting and respecting students.

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30+ BYOD and BYOT Resources

The Mobile Native

Chesapeake Public Schools BYOD 3. 10 BYOT/ BYOD Back to School Basics 5. 9 Steps for Schools to Create Their Own BYOD Policy 6. 20 BYOD Resources by Category 9. 10 Places to Find Great BYOD Lesson Plans 10. 6 Hidden Tricks for BYOD Success 11.

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Addressing the most common parent concerns about BYOD in schools

Neo LMS

BYOD — Bring Your Own Device — has taken the education system by storm. The idea behind it is simple: students are allowed and encouraged to use their own phones, tablets, e-readers, or notebooks in the classroom. The sometimes overlooked link in a successful BYOD system: parents.

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The role of parents to a successful BYOD program

Neo LMS

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) programs are a natural corollary to technology-based educational initiatives. Challenges for BYOD are, however, also obvious: strain on school internet networks, content management, cheating and distraction.

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Top 10 BYOD concerns — and how to overcome them [Part 2]

Neo LMS

In the last week’s post I promised to address exactly 10 BYOD concerns that keep schools reluctant to allowing students to use their mobile devices in the classroom. Now I’ll move on to the next BYOD concerns: Top 10 BYOD concerns [Part 2]: 6.

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Quick Collection Of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Resources

The Web20Classroom

But while students are embracing BYOD with loud applause, educators are taking a step back and thinking about the impact BYOD has on their teaching. This week I am thinking about BYOD resources. There are many truths and many myths out there in the BYOD discussion.

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Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD

EdTechTeam

So we set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality. Admittedly there was a lot of troubleshooting going on in my classroom during this augmented reality experience. The post Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD appeared first on EdTechTeam.

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Savvy #ISTE17 Interviews: BYOD ISTE Sessions for Tuesday

Teacher Reboot Camp

This year Cori helped oversee the BYOD sessions. Cori gives a quick overview of Monday’s BYOD sessions. I have included a list of BYOD sessions you could attend today, Tuesday, with times listed and room numbers. Tuesday BYOD Sessions. iPad Art & ‘Tra-Dgital’ Approaches to Learning in Hands-On Creative Classrooms (B306). PokemonGoEdu in the Classroom: Gotta Teach ’em All (B305). Podcasting in the Classroom: Why & How?

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The Device Conundrum - 1:1 vs BYOD

A Principal's Reflections

As we continue to advance in the digital age schools and districts are beginning to re-think pedagogy and learning environments by instituting either 1:1 device programs or Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives. Cross-posted at the Huffington Post.

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Altering the Path to BYOD

A Principal's Reflections

My schedule allows me the freedom to pop into classrooms and assist teachers as needed. BYOD BYOT Change educational technology Guest Blogger Opinion The following is a guest post by Sherry Spier, a K-12 Media Specialist Coordinator in the Cinnaminson School District (NJ).

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BYOD: Bring Your Own Disenthrallment

Fractus Learning

The school’s IT set up is all that anyone could ask for; 1:1 iPads in Years 8-10, a BYOD program in senior classes and three well equipped computer labs. Perhaps I could become “iPad Man” or maybe even his sidekick “Learning Boy” ( BYOD: Bring Your Own Disguise.)

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Moving Schools Forward With BYOD

A Principal's Reflections

I visited Eric’s High School on February 24 th to observe Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and his implementation of a contemporary learning environment. 21st Century Education BYOD educational technology Guest Blog Post Leadership The following is a guest blog post by Dr. Greg Farley.

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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 students.read more. Android BYOD apps BYOD

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BYOD in Elementary Schools

EdTechSandyK

Image Used With Permission Have you implemented BYOD in an elementary school setting? We''re about to launch a pilot at one of the K-5 elementary schools in my school district, and I''d like to collect stories of elementary BYOD implementation, links to videos and anecdotes, training materials and ideas - essentially, anything that has to do with BYOD in the elementary classroom. Here''s a link to the BYOD info page from my school district.

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10 Must Have Tools for BYOD Classroom

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

November 10, 2015 With the advance of technology and mobile gadgetry there emerged a wide variety of learning trends endemic to 21st century classroom environment. One of these trends is what is.read more.

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How we turned around our ability to support BYOD for now and for the future

eSchool News

We not only have encouraged our faculty and staff to embrace BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), but we have also provided Chromebooks to all of our 18,000 students. Due to these changes, we realized we needed to increase the number of access points (APs) we were deploying to one AP per classroom.

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Confronting Fears - #BYOD for Students

The Innovative Educator

While most adults understand the benefits of students having cell phones in school to stay in touch with parents for safety purposes, when it comes to classroom use, some have fears. byod #mlearning BYOD / BYOT Cell phones in Education

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Are You Leading with Fear? #BYOD

The Mobile Native

In reality, these challenges have always been present within the classroom. We must maximize student usage of mobile learning devices to encourage the safe and meaningful use of technology within the classroom setting. BYOD BYOT Remind101

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BYOD in the Classroom: Necessary or Nice?

MiddleWeb

Articles BYOD Bring Your Own Device laptops learning Matt Renwick smart phones tabletsHow can we judge the effectiveness of students bringing their own electronic devices to class?

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9 Great Tools for BYOD Classroom

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

With the advance of technology and mobile gadgetry there emerged a wide variety of learning trends endemic to 21st century classroom environment. One of these trends is what is conventionally.read more

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Collaboration Streams Forward With BYOD

techlearning

The Bring Your Own Device movement brings classrooms together. Techlearning Miscellaneous T-L Partner Post

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Homework is Key When Preparing for #BYOD

The Innovative Educator

When schools decide they want to embrace the use of student devices for learning, it doesn't "start" with inviting devices into the classroom. This gives the teacher the opportunity to allow students to use cell phones for learning without classroom management concerns.

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Presentation App Boosts Learning in Blended, BYOD Classroom

techlearning

Apollo Presentation and student-response system good for BYOD, 1-to-1 classrooms Pros: The drag-and-drop interface makes designing easy; students can take control, answering questions and presenting their own knowledge.

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Can BYOD Narrow the Digital Divide? #SXSWedu

EdTechSandyK

A BYOD policy is a bridge for low SES students. Ex: travel If you are a crappy teacher with bad classroom management who sits at their computer checking email all day, don''t do BYOD. BYOD BYOT sxswedu Notes from SXSWedu presentation by Dr. Michael Mills [link] Bit.ly/BYODResources

BYOD Equity Panel at #SXSWedu 2014

EdTechSandyK

On March 5, 2014, I was privileged to moderate and participate on a panel on Bridging the Digital Divide with BYOD Equity at the SXSWedu conference in Austin, Texas. Michael keeps his hand in K-12 education by partnering with schools and teachers on BYOD integration projects.

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7 Digital Resource Must-Haves for #BYOD / #BYOT Teaching + Learning

The Innovative Educator

Each resource is followed by a link to more information and advice for use in the classroom. Ideas for the classroom at this link. byod BYOD / BYOT Are you allowing students to bring their own devices to learn where you work?

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The best BYOD tech tools for the Common Core classroom

eSchool News

I recently had the pleasure of spending a few hours in a friend’s classroom where I introduced her students to technology applications that would engage them in “showing what they know” at different points in their learning.

FETC 2015 Kicks Off With a BYOD Bang

EdTech Magazine

Classroom Collaboration Curriculum Game-based Learning Hardware Leadership Management Mobility Notebooks Online Learning Policies STEM Tablets Frank Smith A game-based learning event, executive summit and hands-on sessions are highlights of the opening day of the conference.

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What would you tell teachers new to #BYOD / #BYOT?

EdTechSandyK

Here is the scenario: You have three hours of face-to-face staff development scheduled with grades 6-12 teachers who are new to BYOD. What classroom management tips would you give them? BYOD BYOT professional development

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Prepping for #BYOD ? Home-School Connection Is Key.

The Innovative Educator

If they do, it doesn't "start" with inviting devices into the classroom. byod #mlearning BYOD / BYOT Cell phones in Education When schools lift the ban on cell phones, they need to decide if they want to embrace the use of student devices for learning.

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The Dog in BYOD-- make sure you have tissues ready

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Long story short, I realized what an amazing and simple thing therapy dogs could do for students in the classroom and the overall school environment, and made it my mission to get Brody certified. In my classroom, I have ZERO truancy. On the Moose River near Jackman, ME Brody is 8.5

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#BYOD Management from the experts: @mluhtala @jksuter @hobsonjill

The Innovative Educator

Listen as bring your own device (BYOD) experts discuss best practices for classroom management. The role of students in classroom management. BYOD / BYOT

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