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Commented on Are BYOD programs simply an excuse not to fully invest in 1:1?

Posted by on Sep 28, 2012 in Samples | 0 comments

My comment: I’ve been wondering about this myself. It especially seems relevant when many proponents of BYOD talk about the cost savings they get out of it. Even if not financial, though, there’s still a real cost in terms of teachers not really being able to know exactly what the devices in any class are all capable of. I honestly believe that a hybrid approach is ideal. Every kid gets a school-supplied device. They can then supplement that with their own devices if those devices have additional tools or capabilities they’re comfortable with. But there’s significantly less friction on the parts of all staff and students when everybody has access to one device...

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