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.

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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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The Drivers of a Successful BYOD Initiative

A Principal's Reflections

The potential is there for schools and educators to empower students to take more ownership of their learning. This has resulted in a growing trend of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives being adopted. BYOD begins with trusting and respecting students.

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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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BYOD and Web Based Apps, Hosted Apps

Educational Technology Guy

BYOD, Bring Your Own Device, is very popular in many schools. BYOD does present some challenges including security and access to resources and software from personal devices. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.

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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. BYOD educational technology New Milford High School Social Media Vikki Smith

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5 practical tips for BYOD equity

Neo LMS

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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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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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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BYOD Begins With Trust and Respect

A Principal's Reflections

I have written extensively over the past couple of years about our Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiative at New Milford High School at the Huffington Post and on my own blog. It has been interesting to look back at all my blog posts to see how far we have come with BYOD at NMHS.

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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. Hot Tips for Using Games in Education (B339). Conference Highlights #ISTE2017 #NOTATISTE byod edtech ISTE ISTE 2017

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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. 11 Sample Education BYOT Policies to Help Create Your Own 8. 20 BYOD Resources by Category 9. 6 Hidden Tricks for BYOD Success 11.

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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

As we forged our way ahead, the technology committee should have made a greater effort in enlightening the educators and administrators who are stakeholders in this process. BYOD BYOT Change educational technology Guest Blogger Opinion

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Moving Schools Forward With BYOD

A Principal's Reflections

Greg is the Director of Technology at Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District and an Adjunct Professor and course developer at the Graduate Schools of Education at Monmouth University and Drew University. Both of these educational leaders follow Eric’s blog and tweets.

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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. There’s been a lot of talk about BYOD in schools, on whether or not it is beneficial for the learning process of students, with serious arguments in both camps. Parent concerns about BYOD in schools.

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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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Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD

EdTechTeam

So we set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality. Google Earth Education Expert. The post Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD appeared first on EdTechTeam.

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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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Higher Ed Survey on BYOD, 1-to-1, VDI and Mobile Student Computing (Using or Planning to use)

EmergingEdTech

Survey looks to gather insights, trends regarding BYOD and 1-to-1 Device Programs for Students in Higher Education, as well as the Growth of VDI and DaaS to Support Those Approaches.

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Confronting Fears - #BYOD for Students

The Innovative Educator

Here are some ideas to arm educators with strategies to address common concerns that may arise when students bring their own devices to the classroom. byod #mlearning BYOD / BYOT Cell phones in Education

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Are You Leading with Fear? #BYOD

The Mobile Native

Throughout the world of education, I feel as though many are leading with fear. There are major concerns regarding social media and the fear of allowing students to use their cell phones for educational purposes. BYOD BYOT Remind101

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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. I highly suggest you follow each of them on Twitter to learn more about best practices in educational technology.

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Homework is Key When Preparing for #BYOD

The Innovative Educator

Yet another benefit is that using cell phones to support learning at home enables educational leaders see firsthand how these tools can support student learning. byod #mlearning BYOD / BYOT Cell phones in Education

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After the Cell Phone Ban - NYC Schools Launch #BYOD

The Innovative Educator

The New York City Department of Education lifted the ban on cell phones last spring. byod BYOD / BYOTFor some schools the difference was that students could bring their phones to school, but have them locked up or out of sight.

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7 #BYOD Building Blocks for Success

The Innovative Educator

7 #BYOD Building Blocks for Success Start with pioneers - Incorporating cell phones and other student devices into learning works best when teachers are on board. byod Cell phones in EducationAs more and more schools make the decision to embrace student-owned devices for learning, it's important that they incorporate strategies for success.

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BYOD helps boost rural school’s performance

eSchool News

Last video in Smarter Schools series features rural principal’s BYOD program that took school from “F” to “A”. ” At the same time, they implemented a new BYOD program.

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

The Innovative Educator

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. If they do, it doesn't "start" with inviting devices into the classroom.

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The Beginning of BYOD in New York City Schools

The Innovative Educator

Today is the first day of the New York City Department of Education's "Bring Your Own Device" Institute. By Erin Wilkey Oh On March 2, 2015, the New York City Department of Education lifted its school cell phone ban. BYOD / BYOT

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

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

I have watched regular education students stop in the halls to talk to a special education student who was walking Brody on leash. BYOD connecting with students dogs Reading therapy dogs On the Moose River near Jackman, ME Brody is 8.5

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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. By Common Sense Education.

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The best BYOD tech tools for the Common Core classroom

eSchool News

With just 4 categories and less than a dozen tools, educators can hit a lot of Common Core standards. Our Board of Education then announced we were now a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) district, but did not provide the professional development time to support this initiative.

Ideas for Establishing & Revising Your School or District's BYOD Policies

The 21st Century Principal

A Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy is a necessity in a 21st century school. Add the fact that municipalities like our own hometown of Newton, North Carolina are working to set up city-wide WiFi, and lower costs of cellular hotspots, educational leaders are quickly finding it difficult keeping schools a "WiFi dead-zone." Our school district recently updated our Bring Your Own Device Policy and Procedures ( Newton-Conover City Schools BYOD Policy ).

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Interested in #BYOD? Become a #ConnectedEducator! #CE13

The Innovative Educator

So, you’re interested in supporting bring your own device (BYOD) where you work Congratulations! Learning Community Join a vibrant connected educators learning community for those interested in discovering what it means when we empower students to BYOD that meets all year long in a variety of platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Google). These are just some places you can go to get connected to other BYOD educators. CE13 #connectededucators 1:1 BYOD / BYOT

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6 MDM Features that Save School Districts’ Time

Kajeet

and 98,000 public schools that make up those districts, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. Digital Learning 1 to 1 BYOD MDMThere are over 13,500 school districts in the U.S.

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Webinar Spotlight: Are You Ready for BYOD?

Graphite Blog

Are you interested in implementing a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program in your classroom or school? In our June webinar, Rachelle Wooten, a digital learning specialist at Fort Bend Independent School District in Texas and Graphite certified educator, provides a primer on BYOD, including digital tool recommendations, classroom management tips, lesson planning, teaching tips, and more. . Research, Explore, Access, Develop, Inform, Execute, and Evaluate) for BYOD.

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Textbooks optional: What unbundling and BYOD mean for learning technology

eSchool News

Today’s educators are looking to Chromebooks , smartphones and maker spaces to enhance their teaching. As digital natives, today’s students have grown up with technology integrated into every aspect of their lives, and education is no exception. Enter the age of BYOD.

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Case Study: Read How Skaggs Schools Embrace BYOD with Google Apps

eSchool News

We decided to embrace BYOD rather than resisting it”, explains Jim Duane, Director of Educational Resources. Xirrus Wi-Fi empowers them to adopt Google Apps for Education. Ancillary Insights & Resources apps apps for education byod day device Education Google Google Apps Google Apps for Education high school IT middle school resources school schools

3 Tips to Prepare Your Campus Wi-Fi Network for a New School Year [Video]

SecurEdge Networks Mobility Blog

BYOD in Education Wi-Fi Performance Wi-Fi DesignIs your campus Wi-Fi network ready for a new academic year? In this edition of Ask and Engineer, Erik gives three tips to help prepare your wireless network for any device or application.

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