1:1 Laptop Programs: Instructor-Led Training to Increase Student Learning
Recording Price: $199.00
(Includes Proprietary Materials)
1:1 Laptop programs allow teachers to meet the challenges of today's 21st Century education by connecting with digitally native students in a way they understand, encouraging collaboration and improving learning outcomes. How can you implement 1:1 laptop programs in your school and maximize their potential to improve learning in the classroom and at home? Join us for this can't miss, 60-minute interactive webinar where you and your colleagues will discover:
1:1 Laptop program essentials: How to develop your action plan
Proven strategies to create a more engaging class with laptop usage
Developing an assessment plan in the 1:1 classroom
Keys to gain buy in from administration, faculty, and parents
K-12 examples of how 1:1 laptop programs have been successful
Bonus:An opportunity to collaborate with expert speaker, Alex Inman, and your fellow educational professionals
Live Twitter chat with Alex before, during and after the webinar to address all your 1:1 Laptop concerns and collaborate with other educators in attendance!
Send us your lesson plans related to your 1:1 laptop program and Alex will select a few for an Attendee Panel Discussion
Polling Questions throughout the Webinar to track your progress
Top Ways to Make 1:1 Laptop Programs a Success in Your School
From iPads to PC: How to choose the right device for your school
Strategies for gaining buy-in from administration, faculty & parents
How to be successful with laptops in any grade and any subject
Integration Into the Classroom: How to Take Advantage of the 1:1 ratio
Strategies & lesson plans to incorporate devices in your classroom
The interactive class: Solutions that foster student collaboration
Teaching digital citizenship and guidelines for laptop use
Learning with Laptops: Assessment plans for your 1:1 program
Keys to create an assessment strategy using your pedagogical framework
Tips to use the devices for formative & summative assessment
How to develop student skills & establish learning objectives
Live Q&A session - Have your specific 1:1 Laptop questions answered!
About The Speaker
Alex Inman launched one of the earliest K-12 laptop programs in the country at University Lake School in Hartland, WI. Alex is currently the Director of Information Services at Sidwell Friends School in Washington, DC where he oversees all IT, Academic Technology and Library operations.
He has helped many schools design and refine their own laptop and tablet programs and in 2003 launched a laptop program with Linux and Open Source technology at Whitfield School in St. Louis, MO. His work earned Whitfield School a place in IBM's Top Innovators Program. Whitfield School was also named a 2006 ComputerWorld Laureate for their innovative laptop program which was designed to claim the same benefits as traditional programs but for a significantly lower cost.
Alex has spoken at many international, national, and regional conferences and has facilitated workshops on general technology planning, laptop program planning, professional development and open source technologies.
In 2012, The National School Board Association named Alex one of the "20 to Watch" on their annual list of national education leaders.
This can't miss, 60-minute webinar will provide you and your colleagues with the best ways to integrate or improve a successful 1:1 laptop program in your school.