Before I forget:Handouts – Receipt indicates you’ve seen this presentation in its entirety.Kitchen staff here to take money for lunch accounts and free and reduced lunch apps
Every child…Explain what 1:1 computing means21st century…Power of the internet, increased availability of informationLearning opportunities…Instructional core: curriculum, teacher K&S, student engagementCollege & careerTwitter exampleCareer – nearly every job is touched by technology in some way.Timing…why now?Illustration of amount of digital information available.NOTE: It is a TOOL, not a replacement for a teacher. It is NOT the step that comes before your child being taught by a computer or a robot.
Cover:HardwareHard outer shellAll portsSwivelWebcamButtonsHandleAC Power AdaptorStylusStartup sequenceProgramsWindows 7Office 2010Internet content filtering – proxy server
Brief overview of how they will be used in the classroomMention ‘due by midnight’ does not mean your child has to turn in the paper at midnight!Explain social media and communication with other students is to be expected.
Describe student training days
Also talk about the number of spares we have on hand, 10% as opposed to 5%.Plan for battery replacement 18 mos – 2 years
Parent 1 to 1 orientation 2013
A word for parents of freshmen…
Why 1:1 computing?
Implementation: Lessons from last year
Netbook demonstration – hardware / software
1:1 Program Details:
Teacher / student use
Living with a wired child.
Insurance and maintenance
Safety and security
Questions and answers
Netbook distribution / Fee collection
Every student expected to have netbook
every day, charged!
Teachers use in classrooms, through websites
Students use in studyhall, lunch and at home
Online tests / quizzes
Collaborative / Research work
Submission of student work to teachers
A word on home wi-fi, etc.
Training in Freshman Foundations
Desktop sticky notes
Google Apps, including e-mail, calendar, G-Drive
Downloading / viewing textbooks
Our goal: A working netbook 24/7
Helpdesk: Fix or exchange within minutes
Room 107 / Media Center at the high school
Staffed by LV staff and SWAT students
▪ Hours: 7:15 am – 2:30 pm
▪ Phone number: 763-4718
Charging stations in room 107, Media Center
Fee Structure and Insurance
$50 per year per student
▪ ‘Student fee’
▪ Guarantees a working netbook 24/7
▪ Tech support
▪ Black / white printing is free
▪ $200 limit on parent responsibility for loss, damage or
needed repair (vs. $500 cost)
▪ No labor cost for work done in-house
▪ Steps taken to minimize cost of repairs
▪ A/C power adaptor: ~$45
Netbook hardware or software problem:
Bring it to the helpdesk. Fix or exchange
Lost or stolen:
Call / report to principal
Outside school? File a police report
Come to helpdesk for replacement
Safety and security is our top concern:
Student netbooks get LV internet content filtering
24/7 – even at home.
Supervision and communication are important!
Student training for:
▪ Online dangers
▪ Harassment / bullying awareness
▪ Avoiding e-mail scams
▪ Creating a positive digital footprint
Concern: Managing a device you don’t own.
Concern: Increase in ‘screen time.’
Concern: Blurred tool vs. toy distinction
Concern: Parental rules and limits
Concern: School vs. home rules
Concern:A new kind of parenting