Two Steps Forward

A meeting with our technology department on Friday moved us a little closer to our goal in our district’s one-to-one laptop initiative.  Problems have been varied and inconsistent, which make them hard to troubleshoot, but after nearly a month, many of the basic problems have been resolved and progress is being made on others. It’s […]

The Great Experiment

This week we embark on a one-to-one laptop initiative at our school.  The laptops are in and formatted.  Laptop cases are unboxed and tagged.  Students have completed the Digital Citizenship course and passed the quiz.  Parents are awaiting the mandatory meeting on Thursday at which they will learn what benefits and responsibilities this initiative will present for […]

Need a Digital Passport?

My project this week has been to design a Digital Citizenship class to kick off our district’s one-to-one initiative next week. We don’t yet know when the laptops will be ready for assigning, but we’ll be ready when they are. I decided to create the presentation in Prezi, which I feel much more comfortable with […]