#1 You are the teacher in the classroom!
#2 Students should always use the same laptop from the cart. (Teachers should assign this.)
#3 Ask 3 before me. Students should ask 3 other students how to do something before asking the teacher.
Especially w/ BYOD, students can assist each other.
#4 What is the analog equivalent? How do you handle students off task behaviors without technology? Often, the solution for students misusing the technology will be similar.
#5 Bring it out when you need it, put it away when you don't!
#6 It is the staff members responsibility to make sure all laptops are returned to the cart, and check that all are plugged in for charging.
#7 Students are responsible to come to school with their device fully charged.
Regulations for student use of personally owned devices.
Learn from others:
Tami Brass' Classroom Management Tips (SPA)
Maine Classroom Management Resources
Tips from Henrico County
After looking at these resources please click here and share the top 5 things you need to remember when working with laptops in your classroom.