A timely book. . . . 1-to-1 Learning: Laptop Programs that Work is a comprehensive resource for planning and implementing laptop programs in the classroom. --CDW-G Newsletter When every student in the classroom has a laptop, tablet, or handheld computer at their fingertips, a whole new world of instructional possibilities appears. Get ready to map those possibilities with Pamela Livingston's guide to 1-to-1 programs that work. You'll find practical planning advice and a host of implementation resources. Learn how to form an effective and inclusive planning committee, choose hardware and software that will integrate well with existing systems, select the most cost-effective purchasing, support, and funding options, anticipate and overcome logistical challenges, plan professional development activities that inspire teacher buy-in, and much, much more! Learn from the leaders of the most successful 1-to-1 programs in the country how to plan and roll out a program that will work from day 1! About the Author Pamela Livingston has been an educator and administrator at independent schools for thirteen years. 1-to-1 Learning is the result of interviews with more than three dozen laptop school leaders, a review of the studies and research on laptops and schools, and the author's own professional experience leading the laptop program at the Peck School in Morristown, New Jersey, where she works as head of technology.Students bring their laptop issues to the tech support area during recess, before and after school, and sometimes during ... Wea#39;ve arranged with Apple Computer to help us with timely repair and replacement of defective or damaged laptops.
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