With so many new and low cost devices available and BYOD more common… 1to1 will become a reality for many classrooms. However, this new reality includes a mix of different devices like never before. How can educators take on a classroom that has a mix of laptops, tablets and possibly even smartphones?
This webinar is for educators and leaders who need to know how to improve learning in mixed device classrooms.
Hear from experts who are making our increasingly complicated world a whole lot easier to manage.
Chromebooks: What school leaders need to know
Posted on March 6, 2014
Why are Chromebooks becoming the go-to choice for classroom technology? With so many device choices today, school leaders are asking which device is the best value and maximum instructional flexibility. This Leadership Webinar will focus on Chromebooks and answer your questions about these exciting new devices. Attend this webinar and you will learn why Chromebooks are likely to be in your future.
Andreas Johansson's experience as a classroom teacher and Technology Director taught him a simple goal 'use any technology that makes an impact on teaching and learning'. He sees Chromebooks as an easy to set-up and use device that can help.
ClassLink LaunchPad has created over 500 secure Autologin Connectors to the technology products used every day in schools; from Google, to BrainPop, to Edmodo, to Microsoft Office, to many others. These LaunchPad Autologin Connectors are essential to all the different devices we use in-school and out-of-school.
Using E-Rate for Cloud Computing 2014
Posted on February 12, 2014
E-Rate has been the topic of many recent news articles and the good news is it’s fully funded and expected to grow. As schools move to the cloud for instructional technology, understanding how E-Rate can help fund those projects becomes increasingly important. Upcoming program changes to E-Rate being considered will prioritize greater internet bandwidth for all schools.
Eligible under Priority 1, ClassLink offers LaunchPad, a personal cloud desktop for students and teachers giving access to school from anywhere. Accessible from any device, LaunchPad is ideal for 1to1 and Bring Your Own Device initiatives. Together with E-Rate, LaunchPad delivers 24/7 access to a virtual desktop from any connected device while lowering support costs for schools.
Virtual Visit: Technology Improving Learning… See a classroom that ‘gets it’
Posted on January 24, 2014
Every teacher knows that including technology in the classroom should have benefits. The challenge is how? With so many simpler and lower cost devices available (iPads & Chromebooks), many classrooms have plenty of technology these days. But using it all to improve learning is still so elusive. Until now.
Join our Virtual Visit to a see a classroom that ‘gets it’. Mary Meehan will show you how her classroom techniques and lessons have helped her students reach real academic gains that were just not possible without technology.
Google… More than just ‘Docs’ for the classroom
Posted on November 7, 2013
Schools are “Going Google” in greater numbers each year. With free apps and education-friendly features, it makes good sense. And yet, all too often schools stop short of reaching their full potential with Google. There’s more to Google than Docs, and Andreas Johansson, Technology Director at Kenston SD, will show how.