Rolling Out an iPad Pilot Program, With Eyes Wide Open

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One of California’s poorest school districts, the Coachella Valley Unified southeast of Los Angeles, is currently rolling out iPads to every student, pre-K through high school.

Cecilia Rosas‘s insight:

So for the first time in the history in the world, we’re going to be able to individualize and personalize education.

The whole paradigm has really shifted. Teachers are no longer the possessors of knowledge. They’re more the facilitators of learning.

However, some security measures should be a classroom management issue. I know of some teachers who have had their kids  take a “tech oath” on digital citizenship and proper use of the iPad: no cyberbullying, harmful or inappropriate pictures or content, or social media during class time.

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