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The complete guide to picking the right device for every grade level
The complete guide to picking the right device for every grade level

Ed-tech expert Kathy Schrock weighs in on mixed platform device solutions for all grade levels and suggests her ideal device combos for every grade level.


6 reasons why Chromebooks are the device of the moment
6 reasons why Chromebooks are the device of the moment

By all accounts, Chromebooks are the device of the moment. But why? We look at the reasons Chromebooks are surging in schools.


When one-to-one goes wrong
When one-to-one goes wrong

Not all one-to-one implementations are smooth sailing. From filtering and training to server crashes, here's what to keep an eye on.


Follow these 10 one-to-one classroom tips for every educator
Follow these 10 one-to-one classroom tips for every educator

Wherever you are on the one-to-one spectrum we have some advice to help you move forward and make the most out of these new resources in your classroom.


Anatomy of a successful Chromebook rollout
Anatomy of a successful Chromebook rollout

Best practices and PD tips for going one-to-one with Chromebooks When Lyle Evans looks around his district and sees that its year-old one-to-one Chromebooks implementation is running smoothly, he can’t…


How to survive an ed-tech crisis
How to survive an ed-tech crisis

In successfully rebooting its one-to-one computing program after an initial setback, Guilford County has achieved what other districts with high-profile tablet missteps, such as L.A. Unified, have not been able…


The 10 questions to ask before you start your one-to-one program
The 10 questions to ask before you start your one-to-one program

Many schools start by asking the wrong questions before they embark on a one-to-one program. It's about vision, not devices, says one expert.


A one-to-one program done slowly—and right
A one-to-one program done slowly—and right

Superintendent Steven Webb’s successful one-to-one rollout could serve as a roadmap for districts Dr. Steven Webb’s rise as a visionary leader in K-12 education is as much a credit to…


Tips for launching a one-to-one initiative
Tips for launching a one-to-one initiative

The Clear Creek Independent School District in Texas truly puts the public in public education. I cannot think of a more profound example of this statement than what is occurring…


Beyond ‘one-to-one computing’: Time for a new approach

Adding a digital device to the classroom without a fundamental change in the culture of teaching and learning will not lead to significant improvement. Unless clear goals across the curriculum—such…


How to make one-to-one computing a success

What are the keys to success in rolling out a one-to-one computing program in schools? “Before you look for keys, you need to have a car,” tweeted Sam Morris, education…


Maine laptop program offers lessons in ed-tech implementation
Maine laptop program offers lessons in ed-tech implementation

Nine years after it became the first state in the nation to initiate a 1-to-1 laptop program in its schools, Maine continues to innovate with technology and has hired technology…


Are computers for every student a wise investment?
Are computers for every student a wise investment?

Daily technology use in core subject-area classes, frequent technology use in intervention courses, and a low student-to-computer ratio can play a critical role in reducing dropout rates, new research suggests—and…


One-to-one computing programs only as effective as their teachers
One-to-one computing programs only as effective as their teachers

A compilation of four new studies of one-to-one computing projects in K-12 schools identifies several factors that are key to the projects’ success, including adequate planning, stakeholder buy-in, and strong…