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Are Students Off-Task in Class on Phones? There’s an App for That! – Education Article

A Principal’s Reflections: Are Students Off-Task in Class on Phones? There’s an App for That! Are Students Off-Task in Class on Phones? There’s an App for That! As teachers and administrators, grappling with off-task behaviors and distractions when it comes to student phones in the classroom has occurred at some point. Recently I recently learned about Pocket Points, an app that educators are using to promote better decision-making amongst students with the goal of keeping them off their phones when…

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How we turned around our ability to support BYOD for now and for the future – Education Article

Demographics: Rio Rancho (NM) Public Schools is the state’s third-largest school district; it has 18,000 students and more than 2,000 employees across 19 schools. Biggest challenge: With reliance on mobility for K-12 curriculum increasing, the demand for wireless in our district has also increased. We not only have encouraged our faculty and staff to embrace BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), but we have also provided Chromebooks to all of our 18,000 students. Due to these changes, we realized we needed…

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