Designing the practically paperless classroom Imagine students carrying mobile devices instead of a backpack. This breakthrough guide shows educators how to affordably transform schools into digital learning centers. Jonathan P. Costa, Sr. outlines a step-by-step road map of solutions for overcoming budget and systems barriers and moving forward with a sense of urgency. His field-tested strategies show how to: Acquire and pay for necessary equipment Save money by utilizing open source, crowd sourcing, and Bring Your Own Device Align instruction, assessment, curriculum, and professional development for a 21st century learning environment A content-rich companion website provides adaptable tools, step-by-step guidance, resources, and access to an online interactive community.Today, on my iPhone, I have an app called Documents-To-Go that will run all of the programs from that 1996 Office suite, and it cost me just $9.99, and ... I routinely carry between 75 and 100 apps on my iPad and iPhone, the combined cost of which is less than $150. ... Early on, it became clear that Googlea#39;s exceptional e-mail client was just the beginning, and the real long-term value of Gmail was as ananbsp;...
|Title||:||Digital Learning for All, Now|
|Author||:||Jonathan P. Costa, Sr.|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2012-02-28|