Excellent interviews with Passaic Public Schools’ Lincoln Middle School teacher Deanne Landress and Passaic High School Technology Coordinator Mary Howard describing our Professional Development efforts aimed at creating a sustainable shift in instruction that truly leverages the Internet.
Weighing options: 1:1 initiatives in AL, NJ, and SC
Excellent, well researched article by Tajuana Cheshier in the Jackson Sun describing the salient points schools and districts should research how a district decides to go 1:1. Included are interviews and narratives from the Huntsville City Schools‘ 1:1 implementation from Huntsville, AL, our experience from the Passaic Public Schools in Passaic, NJ and fromDonna Teuber from the Richland 2 School District in Richland, SC.
Some key points from the article include:
- Have a clear vision of what you want to achieve when deciding to go 1:1
- Provide ample opportunities for teacher Professional Development
- Plan, plan, and plan some more
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