Tips for BYOD Equity

A Principal's Reflections

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives are being adopted by districts and schools around the globe. In theory this all sounds fantastic and there are many benefits that I have witnessed firsthand after successfully implementing a BYOD initiative over five years ago at my high school.

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AirDrop for the BYOD classroom

Dr. Shannon Doak

Many schools have BYOD (Bring your Own Device). According to the Google Developer’s Website, Screenshot taken from Google Developers Site. What this means for a BYOD school is far greater than what is described above. Android BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks Innovation


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Streamlining BYOD With ClassLink

A Principal's Reflections

After a semester long pilot program with the senior class during the spring of 2011, we rolled out our Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program to the entire student body in September. How do you manage your BYOD program if you have one at your school?

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


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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Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD


So we set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality. I started by asking the students to download several apps including Merge Cubes’ Galactic Explorer and Google Expeditions. Google Expeditions. Google Certified Innovator, Trainer, and Teacher.

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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. Adding Interactivity to Google Slides for Customized Learning (B307). Creating Google Cardboard VR in the Classroom (and Beyond) (B323). Big Things Come In Google Packages (B326).

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Google Hangout on Air - Managing BYOD - Live on April 7th!

The Innovative Educator

Join me for a BYOD Google Hangout on Monday, April 7 th at 9:00 p.m. Topic Managing the BYOD classroom Guests will discuss the following Getting started with byod management. BYOD / BYOT Eastern Time. Preventing distraction. Fostering trust in students who are using their own devices. The role of students in classroom management. Explaining this will work to administrators. Getting parents to support responsible use.


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. The Xirrus EasyPass solution enables their two-person IT team to simply and quickly enable single-sign-on (SSO) via Google login. Read The Story To Learn How Skaggs Achieve Easy And Secure Wi-Fi Access With EasyPass Google.

The best BYOD tech tools for the Common Core classroom

eSchool News

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. Next page: 4 “Keep it Simple” tool categories for BYOD and more.

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


Poetic Voices via BYOD

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

big and little things Micro little the day in the micro com patterns illusions everything is interconnected and whiskey we see here is repeated on the microwave a land, the star, system is like a microcosm the ass an electron we are what we are and everything is read the rhyme understand in all things For the Classroom: BYOD Voice Poems For a fun (according to an English teacher) poetic activity, have students compose poems by using the voice keyboard on a Google doc.


6 Must-Have Creation Tools for the BYOD Classroom


Monica Burns BYOD If you're looking to turn your students into creators, consider introducing them to Seesaw, Adobe Spark, eduBuncee, Drawp for School, KidBlog, and Google Drive

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Chrome Can: Google Chromebook App Hub

Dr. Shannon Doak

Google is well aware of this and has put together what they are calling the Chromebook App Hub. According to Google “Chromebooks open up a world of possibilities for learning.” If you have been following my blog, you are aware that I am a big proponent of Chromebooks.

Google Hangout on Air - Equity + Access for All with BYOD - Live tonight!

The Innovative Educator

EST for a Google Hangout to discuss bring your own device aka BYOD. BYOD / BYOT Join me tonight at 9:00 p.m. The topic Equity + Access for All Our special guests include Tim Clark @TimClark45 or @BYOTNetwork Willyn Webb +Willyn Webb Michael Mills @AquiAmigo Connect with them on Twitter!


Chrome Can: Google Assistant Built In!

Dr. Shannon Doak

With the rollout of Chrome OS 72, the Google Assistant has made its way onto most Chromebooks. I thoroughly tested the application of the Google Assistant on my two Chromebooks to see how I could access the assistant and how well it responded.

10 Things Google Classroom Makes Easier

The CoolCatTeacher

Google Classroom makes sharing Google Docs, Presentations, and Spreadsheets easier. While it is not a learning management system, it is a handy tool for any teacher using GAFE (Google Apps for Education.) Essential Questions:10 More Things You Can Do Easier in Google Classroom.

10 Pros And Cons Of A Bring Your Own Device Scheme.


Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) schemes have got more and more popular over recent years. Below I have listed 10 pros and cons of BYOD: PROS: 1) The devices are excellent learning tools which bring a lot to the classroom. i.e. tutorials on YouTube, Google Maps, virtual reality.

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Using Screencasting and Google Slides to Make an Authentic Language Project

Dr. Shannon Doak

In this post, I will discuss a great way to use Google Slides and screencasting applications to create a great authentic project for second language learners. Making this project involves the use of two readily available tools, Google Slides, and a Screencasting tool.


The Intersection of Project Share, BYOD, and PBL #SXSWedu


Note for Region XIII ESC - they can provide Symbaloo training,) Google Apps for Education - new to Rockdale. BYOD goal was simple: turn on a device and automatically connect to the network. With PBL and BYOD, everything changes! BYOD pbl sxswedu Notes from SXSWedu 2012 Concurrent Session Region XIII and Rockdale ISD Dr. Howell Wright, Superintendent of Rockdale , made an appearance by pre-recorded video.


60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom. Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology. It may lack the visual appeal of iPads, or the student credibility of a BYOD program. So below are (at least) 60 thing you can do with Google Classroom.

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PaperCut Announced as Google for Education Premier Partner


PaperCut , a print management software provider, today announced it has joined the Google for Education Partner Program as a Premier Partner. With 20 years of experience in the education sector, PaperCut’s collaboration with Google for Education is well suited. [


Chrome Can: Sticky Notes on Your Chromebook Desktop

Dr. Shannon Doak

While I actually like Google Keep and Google Tasks better since they are now integrated into all Google Apps, others might want the sticky note type of app. BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks Friday Tech Tip Innovation Organization

Using Google Forms to Streamline Feedback & Document Growth


A few weeks ago, I was on our New Jersey Google Educator’s Group (GEG:NJ) show called The Suite Talk hosted by Kim Mattina. edtech Google Apps TL Advisor Blog Assessment

Distraction 2 Reaction: BYOT (BYOD) Success!


Songify - read or speak into the app; app changes it into a song Titan Pad - a way to collaborate on a document without using Google docs. 1:1 BYOD BYOT tcea TCEA2012 Notes from TCEA 2012 Presentation by Eanes ISD Tech Group and Carl Hooker, Director of Instructional Technology, Eanes ISD Presentation posted at: Research Behind BYOT 2011 Horizon Report K12 Edition - Published every year.


Making Thinking Visible Using Technology

Dr. Shannon Doak

One way this could happen is in Google Classroom or on a student-created blog. BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks ePortfolios Innovation My Thoughts Uncategorized Visible Thinking

Inspiring & Supporting Innovation at Independent Schools at this year’s ATLIS

Indiana Jen

Courtesy of Pixabay. Innovation” — there’s a reason it’s a provocative and powerful topic in the landscape of education.

Extending Classroom Discussions with Technology

Dr. Shannon Doak

Padlet , Wakelet , Twitter Chats using Hashtags, Google Hangouts Chat. BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks Innovation InTECHgration Idea My Thoughts Uncategorized Visible ThinkingClassroom discussions are a great way to get students to think about a topic and take that thinking deeper.

PDF FlipBook on a Chromebook.

Dr. Shannon Doak

In this post, I discuss the various ways you can make ebooks, one of them is using Google Docs and saving the file as a PDF. BYOD Capstone Chrome Can Creativity ePortfolios Friday Tech Tip Innovation Visible ThinkingI have already written a post about working with PDFs on a Chromebook.

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


The free assessments include Google Docs assessments to copy and digital rubrics to download. You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

Making Teachers' Lives Easier

A Principal's Reflections

Also, with Classlink, there is easy one-click access to various websites that we use the most often here at NMHS, such as PowerTeacher, SchoolDude (our work order request website), Google Apps, and virtually anything else that we may access on a regular basis.

Understanding Safety Risks and Removing Obstacles with Google Apps for Education

Gaggle Speaks

Unfortunately, inappropriate conversations between students and others are not uncommon throughout Google Apps for Education (GAFE). With Gaggle Safety Management for Google Apps , controls are already set—and regularly updated—to filter text and images.

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Integrating Technology in the Classroom

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

assessment assignments BYOD Claco digital citizenship edmodo edtech flipclass flipped Google docs literature PBL speaking wordle writing Using Screencast-O-Matic and Windows Live Movie Maker, here is a "quick" tour of how I integrate technology in my classroom.

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.

Google Apps for Education Tips, Tricks, and our Favorite Chrome Extensions | #TechEducator 101


In this Episode, we discuss and demonstrate our favorite Google Apps for Education Tips, Tricks, and Chrome Extensions. Google Apps for Education Tricks Mentioned on Todays Show. Turn any Google Doc or item in your Google Drive into a fantastic looking WordCloud. Download.

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Chrome Can: PDFs

Dr. Shannon Doak

What makes this a great tool for the classroom, is that it integrates with Google Drive. This means that students can open and save files from and to Google Drive directly. Open from Google Drive, Dropbox or your computer.

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