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Apple Classroom with and without MDM

Apple Classroom with and without MDM

It used to be that one of the requirements of Apple Classroom was an MDM and a sync to Apple School Manager for updated class rosters. Well, those days are gone. There are now a few different ways to launch Apple Classroom. It’s important to understand the options...Read more ›
A 1:1 Journey Pt 2- Sliding Into Routines

A 1:1 Journey Pt 2- Sliding Into Routines

This post is part two of an ongoing series where fifth-grade teacher and blog editor Doug Robertson reflects on his class’s first year with 1:1 technology. Read part one here. I turned to my student teacher. “That took way too long. We need to rethink...Read more ›
Next Gen Professional Development pt 2- Upskilling

Next Gen Professional Development pt 2- Upskilling

When I was about 14 years old, in the late 1970s, my parents opened a small ski shop. As part of the process, they allowed me to become a “certified technician” for the ski bindings. It was a real thing because one needed to be certified to be able to mount and adjust...Read more ›

A 1:1 Journey — In The Beginning

In the beginning there were 33 Chromebooks. And it was good. I started this school year unsure about the state of the technology in room 17. Over the years I’ve used Donors Choose and grants to slowly grow my classroom technology from almost nothing to a decent...Read more ›

Printing the Future- 3D Printers in Education

I am a classroom teacher in a rural New Zealand school. We have 200 students and are a 1:1 iPad School with students from 5 to 12 years old. In 2013 I attended a conference session on 3D Printing and was handed a 3D printed elephant. I thought it was a bit of a...Read more ›