Designing the practically paperless classroom Imagine students carrying mobile devices instead of a backpack. This breakthrough guide shows educators how to affordably transform schools into digital learning centers. Jonathan P. Costa, Sr. outlines a step-by-step road map of solutions for overcoming budget and systems barriers and moving forward with a sense of urgency. His field-tested strategies show how to: Acquire and pay for necessary equipment Save money by utilizing open source, crowd sourcing, and Bring Your Own Device Align instruction, assessment, curriculum, and professional development for a 21st century learning environment A content-rich companion website provides adaptable tools, step-by-step guidance, resources, and access to an online interactive community.never get in a car driven by someone who has learned to drive only by reading a manual, it would be equally misguided to ... Fearing a loss of control, we create policies that lock down networks and access to information sources. ... it is safe to say that as a matter of total time on task, the digital information tools that students need the most practice with are the ... Teachers introduce these assessments with phrases like, aOpen your blue books and be sure you have three sharp pencilsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Digital Learning for All, Now|
|Author||:||Jonathan P. Costa, Sr.|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2012-02-28|