iPads? Tablets? Chromebooks? Laptops? Which Device for Which Classroom?
Posted on June 13, 2013
Learn how successful schools are approaching device selection through the lens of instruction.
With so many device options available today, it is a challenge to know which to choose for your different classrooms. Some schools are sticking with traditional desktops and laptops, while others have embraced an ‘any device’ approach. Experts say the best option is to select groups of devices based on the needs of each classroom. With this approach, successful schools are choosing devices based on the activities and learning goals of the classroom.
Professional Development Series – ‘No LMS’ Instructional Desktop Preview
Posted on May 30, 2013
LaunchPad’s Instructional Desktop is getting an extreme makeover this summer and just in time for the new school year. Participate in this event to get a sneak preview of LaunchPad’s ‘No LMS’ while having the opportunity to share your thoughts, feedback and suggestions. Help us shape the future of the LaunchPad.
The Instructional Desktop being redesigned as an alternative to overly complicated learning management systems (LMS). LaunchPad’s ‘No LMS’ solution will solve your technology integration needs in a simple, focused, manageable way.
1to1 and Bring Your Own Device – The Best of Both Worlds
Posted on May 23, 2013
Three years ago ‘going 1to1’ meant buying every student a laptop. Unfortunately, it was quickly realized that such purchases are nearly impossible for many schools. Today schools everywhere are considering or have implemented a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program to accomplish their 1to1 learning goals by different means. Three years from now it is projected that nearly every school will embrace BYOD making 1to1 simply another standard.
Schools nationwide are quickly discovering that students have better technology in their pockets, backpacks and homes than the district can afford to provide. Learn how to utilize student owned technology to enhance instruction and increase student learning and achievement.
ClassLink My Cloud – Single Sign-on, Google Drive, Dropbox, Skydrive, School network integration
Posted on May 9, 2013
In this webinar, learn how to access all your files, wherever you store them, from any desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone.
My Files Training – ClassLink LaunchPad Professional Development
Posted on May 1, 2013
In this webinar, learn how to access all your files, wherever you store them, from any desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone. Receive a certificate for one hour of professional development upon completion of the event.