Presentation on theme: "1 Leveraging BYOT to Create Success For All Learners."— Presentation transcript:
1 Leveraging BYOT to Create Success For All Learners
2 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM Why? What Problem are you trying to solve?
BYOT Program Consumption or Creation? What are you needs?
4 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM Ready to pull the trigger? Here is what you need to consider: Budget Grade Levels involved School Infrastructure Acceptable Use Policy
5 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM Digital Textbooks Availability Format National Edition vs Custom Licensing Vendors
6 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM Device Choice Why choose BYOT over a single vendor solution? Students Take Ownership More Options Better Parent Support & Oversight School’s Budget goes further
7 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM The Great App Divide? iBooks | ezPDF Reader Notability | Freenote
8 BYOT IN THE CLASSROOM St. Cecilia School Operation: Lighten Your Load Device Used: Barnes & Noble Nook Color 8 Th Grade Students RESULTED IN AN AVERAGE 15% INCREASE IN CORE CURRICULUM GRADES Key Areas of Focus: Digital Textbooks Organization
BYOT Program St. Cecilia School Device Used: Any tablet computer meeting the program specs. 7 th and 8 Th Grade Students Key Areas of Focus: Digital Textbooks Collaboration E-Portfolios Note Taking Organization
10 Leveraging BYOT to Create Success For All Learners Chris Pal-Freeman