Presentation on theme: "2015 BENTLEIGH SC SURFACE PRO-GRAM Adam Powell – Head of eLearning."— Presentation transcript:
2015 BENTLEIGH SC SURFACE PRO-GRAM Adam Powell – Head of eLearning
WHAT IS 1 TO 1? 1 student, 1 device 24/7 access to the device Matched curriculum and learning activities with the device
OUR JOURNEY TOWARDS 1-TO-1 2012 Year 7 Gifted and Talented Program begins – 26 students. 2013 VCE program beings – 220 students GT program continues in Year 7 and 8 – 50 students 2014 VCE program continues – 250 students GT program continues in Year 8 and 9 – 50 students GT program at Year 7 adopts Surface RTs – 26 students
2015 – THE SURFACE PRO-GRAM Year 7 students given the opportunity to access a Microsoft Surface Pro 3 and a full software and online learning package. For the duration of the program, the device stays with the child. Optional – There is no mandatory participation. No BYOD Surfaces are owned by the school to allow for technical support, reduced cost and greater software licensing. No support can be offered for alternate devices.
THE DEVICE – MICROSOFT SURFACE PRO 3 Portability and flexibility of a tablet; power and usability of a laptop. Click to play video
THE SOFTWARE Microsoft Windows 8.1 Microsoft Office 365 the latest versions of Word, Powerpoint, Excel and OneNote. Online access to web apps when using a different device. Student Advantage Licensing – 5 computers and 5 mobile devices get Office. Microsoft Store Apps Microsoft DreamSpark Software Expression Web for websites Visual Studio for Programming
THE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT Students receive a account, which is managed by the school and powered by Microsoft OneDrive 1 Terabyte (approx. 1,000 gigabytes) of personal, secure cloud storage, verified by the DEECD. Micr0soft Sharepoint Online All the learning resources, links, instructions, feedback and more, in one place. Students can communicate and collaborate with teachers and students from all classes in their subject, in a safe and managed environment.
COMPARISON OF PROGRAM Surface Pro-gram Students Full access to digital curriculum School , OneDrive and Microsoft Account 24/7 access to personal Surface Pro 3 tablet In-class access to digital textbooks Access to download apps from Microsoft Store Non Surface Pro-gram Students Full access to digital curriculum School , OneDrive and Microsoft Account Classroom access to college netbooks In summary, students will get the same curriculum regardless of program. The benefit of the program really is the constant access to a personal, state-of-the-art device anytime, anywhere.
PROGRAM COST AND VALUE Surface Pro 3 (i3, 64SSD, 4Gb RAM) Type Cover Pro (Blue) Extended Warranty Clamshell Cover Office 365 Account Software Bundle $978 $149 $129 $29 $89 per year; $356 over 4 years $399 Total$2040 Program Cost 4 Annual payments of $400 $1600 in total (including full technical support and device training)
WHAT NEXT? Check out the device Grab the eGreement Scan the QR code Download it from Make an informed choice Sign up online Scan QR code Or go to For more info; Check the college’s website– Follow us on Twitter – Payment Portal Surface Pro-Gram eGreement