"We use this tool with our teachers for PD - just yesterday in fact! We grouped our MS/HS departments together, asked each teacher to think of one project or class routine (involving tech) to share with the larger group (recorded the…"
@Dan - We are looking into Haiku - I just contacted them for a quote right now! We've gotten by ok with just Google Apps (no LMS) for about 3 years, but now we've developed a need for…"
"Yes, and on behalf of my IT Dept, I am wondering if there are any schools out there that have managed to configure/image a lot of Airs - Right now they are saying we can't offer them due to this limitation (no ethernet port for imaging).…"
"That is a concern for your IT Dept. Let them know what you want to do with the hardware/software. All you have to learn is how to use those application you will be using regularly. I'm also in a private school."
We are a Mac 1:1 laptop school - students buy their own laptops for the program (it's a private school). It seems that the basic MacBook model was discontinued this summer- that was the model we were recommending to students. I'd love to allow MacBook Air as they are now the cheapest option, but this is a major stumbling block for our IT Department to deploy them on the scale we need; has anyone successfully imaged a set of airs without the usually needed ethernet port? How do you get around…See More
With your work in Technology Integration, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service. Here’s a public class recording conducted by Nellie Deutsch on Technology Integration.