"We are in a similar situation (yr 12 of 1-1 and 6+ w Lenovo tablets). Same comments regarding on-site repair support and imaging. iPads do not have robotics software; computer science programming languages; etc. The BYOD route we…"
I have two years' experience with Blackboard, which we gave up in favor of Moodle, primarily because of cost savings. Turns out teachers found Moodle to be more intuitive and easier to use than Blackboard as well. We are…"
We are evaluating the Lenovo ThinkPad "slate" for classroom use and wondered what educational apps people recommend. I would love to hear from both iPad and Android tablet users. It seems there are so many great educational apps for the iPad; are there Android versions as well?See More
We are in a similar migration. I think that a combination of groups & sites are the answer to conferences. I see conferences being used in two ways: 1) as a simple mail list 2) as a place to post documents or other…"
We are transitioning from FirstClass to GMail and would like to hear from other schools who have already gone through the process. We are especially interested in learning how to replicate, as closely as possible, FirstClass features in GMail, such as conferences and email migration. Also, we would welcome any tips to provide students and faculty as they learn this new system.
I've created a Diigo group (OSB-BL) where Craig and I are (slowly, but surely) putting links to all of the tools and resources we've come across over the past year that are related to or helpful with blended learning.…"
"We did not have a formal plan in place at Hockaday although we had talked about it when a swine flu epidemic seemed likely. The weather in the past month stimulated development of a more explicit plan which I have attached. Note it is a…"
I already posted this in the Blended Learning Group's discussions, but wanted to ask a broader audience: I am wondering how many of you have formal plans in place for learning to continue online during snow days or other school outages. We did some pandemic planning a couple of years ago in anticipation of the swine flu outbreak that didn't hit, but did not put anything concrete in place. I would love to hear: 1. If you had a formal plan in place- some of the details/expectations of teachers…See More