Wayland Public Schools 1:1 Research - Always on Access

Welcome to our 1:1 collaboration site for the Wayland High School 1:1 learning initiative. This site will be used to share and communicate research, data, experiences and challenges around the implementation of 1:1 learning in our District.

Goals and Objectives

To put technology into the hands of our students consistently and ubiquitously to provide and support a rigorous and stimulating academic environment that promotes acquiring knowledge and skills that will enable our students to grow into principled, informed, and capable citizens who will help guide a democracy that follows humanitarian principles in the global forum, and shape a just society where individuals may reach their full potential.

FY13 - Student 1:1 Laptop Initiative
  • Provide every high school student with the best resources to excel in all curriculum areas embedded with rich communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity skills
    • A computer
    • Software applications for robust content creation
    • Digital content for instruction and remediation
    • Computer maintenance and support
    • Computer OS management skills
    • Home to school connections
School Committee Presentation - June 6, 2011


First Year Goals:

Teachers will:
  • Build an online presence through a web-site or our learning management system, its learning.
  • Incorporate tools such as blogs and wikis into classroom exercises.
  • Begin posting curriculum objectives, goals and material online.
Students will:
  • Have access to class materials outside of the classroom and school building.
  • Experience increased communication and collaboration with teachers and peers.
  • Build Information Literacy Skills (how to locate, evaluate, assimilate , and credit sources)