Anonymous 6/14/14 Bring Your Own Device To School The "Bring your own device policy" can be improved by allowing students to "actually" use their devices in the class. The benefits of allowing students to use their devices include research, completion of assignments, and that it lowers school spending budget . They could successfully operate their devices by having access to the internet through Wi-Fi. However, they should only be allowed to use social media websites if it is pertaining to the task at hand. It is essential to have computer skills because the world and generation now is based primarily on technology. Many teachers automatically take away a student's device due to their off task behaviors. However, this may also be a misconception on the teacher's part. Many assignments actually require the support of outside knowledge. The purpose of learning something is to keep building on the subject. For example, a student might need the help of the internet to brainstorm some ideas for a project or an explanation for solving a math problem (Khan academy). Some students might not understand the teacher's lecture and can look up other explanations to follow up with the teacher's explanation. Another scenario could be that the student needs to research on a certain topic but cannot leave class to go to the library. The internet has infinite results for almost any topic and is very reliable. With students being allowed to use their devices in class they can get more work done instead of waiting to finish the work at home. They would not have to procrastinate on their work. They can also ask for help while doing the assignment in school and get help. Teachers could also make interactive activities with the use of the internet. For instance, he or she may use the smart board to ask questions and students can use their devices to respond. Since many teachers prefer essays typed and emailed, students could easily access their devices in school and send their work to the teachers. Students would not have to worry about losing their work if its saved on the device. They could simply make a separate section on the computer, smart phone, or tablet to save their work. Often times devices that are brought to school are slightly more advanced than the devices provided in schools. This can also help the school by not having to purchase so many computers which can heighten school spending. Teachers will get the benefit of assigning online digital homework instead of having to print so many copies of an
Bring Your Own Device To School
The "Bring your own device policy" can be improved by allowing students to "actually" use their devices in the class. The benefits of allowing students to use their devices include research, completion of assignments, and that it lowers school spending budget . They could successfully operate their devices by having access to the internet through Wi-Fi. However, they should only be allowed to use social media…
focuses on implementation of the BYOD strategy in schools as well as the implications BYOD may have in schools. Educators have observed several implications of the BYOD strategy, as they have cited BYOD has “security concerns, technology gap issues, and platform neutrality as challenges” (NMC, 2015, p.36). Although there are many negative conations discovered within BYOD there is a considerable amount of positive impacts as well. Shifting again to the classroom level, BYOD can provide an enhanced education…
at the beginning of each unit, and will weigh more heavily in semester score. Students have 2 full weeks to complete exams missed due to excused absences.
Grades will be updated at least every 3 weeks, and for each progress report.
According to school policy, work/exams missed due to
unexcused absence is not to be made up for credit.
No Late Work is accepted.
If you have an extenuating circumstance that is keeping you from completing your work, please come speak with me.
Strategic Management assignment
Samsung’s strategic direction is now focused on tapping into the growth of the enterprise market. Given the latest developments as stated in the case, conduct segmentation of the enterprise market and discuss the strategic action plans that Samsung’s could undertake to increase its market share in each of these segments.
Pioneering the Digital Edge
The digital age has brought revolutionary change – and opportunity – to…
WELCOME TO EVHS Pre-AP WORLD HISTORY!
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Pre-AP World History offers an overview of the entire history of humankind – a study of significant people, events, and issues from ancient times to the present, both Western civilization and other significant cultures. Geography and its impact on people and events is a major theme in this course. In addition, students…
The second focus article that will highly influence the BYOD strategy within WWPS is Suhr et al. 2010 ‘Laptops and fourth-grade literacy: Assisting the jump over the fourth-grade slump’. The overall objective of this longitudinal research paper was to compare the differences in student English Language Arts (ELA) achievement with students participating in a 1:1 technological program (treatment group) against students who did not participate in a 1:1 technological program (control group). Both the…
and parents time they would have been scared of being shot at war, their parents and school. And I, well I’m scared of flying insects, missing the new One Direction music video and my sister, who I haven’t been able to sell off on trade me yet.
Have your parents ever said the classic, “Back in my day?” Well I know mine have. So here’s one of behalf of all adults. “Back in my day, when we were naughty at school or didn’t do our homework, which we had twice the amount of; we got the ruler on the knuckles…
St. Pius X Catholic High School – Physical Education Department
Health – Course Syllabus: PE 17.01 (FALL 2014 Garrison)
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The emphasis in this course is placed on providing the student with a wide range of learning
experiences on health related topics. As a result of these experiences, the student should have the knowledge
to make and apply sound decisions to gain and maintain positive personal health behaviors and attitudes. In…
to participate in a lecture or class discussion physically. If something is not understood, interrupting to ask for clarification is always an option.
Enable teachers to coordinate mobile classroom activities using students’ laptops and tablets (BYOD): Enrich the learning experience and keep a finger on the classroom pulse, while keeping students on-task and ensuring they each receive the attention they need.
Advantages: There is a clear plan for individual responsibility in taking ownership for…
To steal one’s identity is a scam that has been around over the passage of time, but to take on someone’s identity through intangible manners is a new phenomenon of this century. In today’s society we face a threat with the usage of online activity. Internet users have placed themselves in a vulnerable position. These frequent users are susceptible to “hackers” obtaining personal information with the intent to exploit.
Countless of internet users are having their information stolen through online…