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One-on-One/ Bring Your Own Device  2016-17
  • School provides 8-15 devices in classrooms and devices for check out for use at home from the library
  • We use web based programs compatible with Windows, Mac, Chrome and Linux systems and most tablets.  
  • School devices use Chrome and or Windows operating system. 
  • Home devices may be brought to school or used for homework at home. 
  • Teachers will undergo  training to revise curriculum  and instruction.

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  • Why Chromebooks? DCS is purchasing Chromebooks for this program. They all are quick, responsive and have a full day battery life. With Internet access, they all use online resources, Chrome apps and ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2016, 9:24 AM by
  • Why no group purchases? As we more and more families and staff want to Bring Their Own Devices to school to supplement the devices that we already have at school, people have asked about ...
    Posted Nov 22, 2016, 11:03 AM by
  • Do I have to purchase a chromebook for my child? Please do not feel under any pressure to purchase a device. We have many devices at school for students to use and are working on grants to have additional units ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2016, 9:12 AM by
  • What models is the school purchasing in 2017-18? Every year we get questions from families and staff members about what models of computers we are purchasing. For the last couple of years the majority of purchases have been ...
    Posted Jun 26, 2017, 12:50 PM by
  • Do one-to-one laptop programs improve learning? laptop programs in which each student in a class, grade level, school or district gets a computer, can improve educational outcomes when there is teacher buy-in ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2016, 9:07 AM by
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