Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in a Primary School – Dean Finch (Assistant Principal, Harrington Street PS)
Duration: 1 hr
Target Audience: School Leaders and Executive
Aim: This year, Harrington St PS will be trialing a BYOD model for students. In 2012, the school had 2 Year 6 classes piloting the idea in term 4 and is now embarking on a full trial this year. The session will work through the process of making BYOD a reality in a school, including; the development of an implementation policy, research into BYOD, getting the hardware/Wi-Fi capability to handle the extra devices, student/staff user agreements + more.
Requirements: All types of devices are suitable.
Files for the Workshop below:
If using a PC, Mac or Tablet that can edit Microsoft Word Docs you can use the document below:
If using an iPad and you have Pages installed you can click the link below on your iPad and select open in Pages:
Pages Version for iPad
Here is also a pdf version as a last resort…..though you won’t be able to edit this one!
Extra Resource files
Alberta BYOD Guide and iPad report:
BYOD Briefing Paper:
DEC Wireless flyer:
Aruba Instant IAP 105 Information: