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.

BYOD 394

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.

BYOD 258

Is your classroom ready for BYOD?

Neo LMS

So why not encourage students to use their devices as tools for learning? BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) classroom setups are very common nowadays, but there are a few aspects to consider before implementing them. Funding Practicality comes into play when discussing BYOD.

BYOD 311

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.

BYOD 406

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.

BYOD 265

5 practical tips for BYOD equity

Neo LMS

Learning there was truly magical, even if the only wizardry we could find within its walls was 21st century technology and the only magicians were the teachers and professors who bewitched students with their knowledge and scientific demonstrations that kept learning interesting and engaging.

BYOD 226

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.

BYOD 111

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.

BYOD 204

5 Strategies for Building a Powerful BYOD Classroom

Brilliant or Insane

I’ve heard many horror stories of monumental failures from first-year BYOD teachers, and most could have been avoided with some simple planning. The post 5 Strategies for Building a Powerful BYOD Classroom appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Brilliant or Insane.

BYOD 250

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. E-learning K-12

BYOD 316

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. They are taking charge of what they want to learn about and are interested in science.

BYOD 232

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.

BYOD 202

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. Students are permitted to use their devices for learning during non-instructional time (i.e.

BYOD 197

Quick Collection Of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Resources

The Web20Classroom

More and more districts are realizing the power that Bring Your Own Device can have on teaching and learning. 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. Happy Learning!

BYOD 256

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.

BYOD 237

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.

BYOD 226

Savvy #ISTE17 Interviews: BYOD ISTE Sessions for Tuesday

Teacher Reboot Camp

This year Cori helped oversee the BYOD sessions. You take your device and learn interactively. 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. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or my ebook, Learning to Go. Tuesday BYOD Sessions. Leveraging Learning Trajectories and Diagnostics for Personalization in 6-8 Math (B304).

BYOD 168

Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD

EdTechTeam

So we set out to employ BYOD (bring your own devices) with augmented reality. Learn more tools in our Online Courses! The post Augmented Reality – The Art of BYOD appeared first on EdTechTeam.

BYOD 106

Altering the Path to BYOD

A Principal's Reflections

The most important lesson I learned while meeting with Mr. Sheninger that will help guide us back on the right track is that I need to be the catalyst for change. BYOD BYOT Change educational technology Guest Blogger Opinion

BYOD 200

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.)

BYOD 98

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. The administrative team promotes creative uses of VLOGS, numerous apps and many other technologies to improve learning.

BYOD 207

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.

BYOD 69

Are You Leading with Fear? #BYOD

The Mobile Native

Is it a learned behavior? As an educator and parent, I have come to the realization that, like it or not, social media and mobile learning devices are going to be an integral part of our children’s lives. BYOD BYOT Remind101

BYOD 112

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. Related: 6 steps to a successful BYOD program. Featured on eSchool News IT Management access points AP byod

BYOD 107

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.

Survey 105

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

The Innovative Educator

Are you allowing students to bring their own devices to learn where you work? byod BYOD / BYOT If so, you'll want to become familiar with these seven digital resources. Each resource is followed by a link to more information and advice for use in the classroom.

BYOD 114

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

BYOD 63

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. Rather than simply telling parents about the research and benefits of using cell phones for learning , show them!

BYOD 102

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.

BYOD 87

Can BYOD Narrow the Digital Divide? #SXSWedu

EdTechSandyK

Engagement is key to getting kids involved and increase their learning. Everyone needs a Yoda or Dumbledore to hone their skills and talents and learn to use the tools. A BYOD policy is a bridge for low SES students. BYOD BYOT sxswedu

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.

BYOD 83

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?

BYOD 83

After the Cell Phone Ban - NYC Schools Launch #BYOD

The Innovative Educator

For some of the more innovative schools however, that meant teachers could empower students to harness the power of student devices for learning. In an interview with the Hechinger Report, Amy Thiam, a fourth-grader explained, “We are learning and having fun at the same time.”

BYOD 111

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.

BYOD 56

20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps

Edutopia

Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher Apps Explore a wealth of tips and links for mobile learning apps that work across multiple platforms, an essential feature for running a BYOD classroom Photo credit: AFS-USA Intercultural Programs via flickr (CC BY 2.0)

BYOD 76