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5th Grade 1:1 iPad Information

Beginning with the 2015-16 school year, each student in grade 5 may bring in their own or will be provided a school-issued iPad. Below is the presentation given to parents this spring to address technology for 5th grade students. 
 
Topics discussed included:
  • The rationale for placing iPads in the hands of 5th grade students
  • Providing a relevant and engaging 21st century educational experience for students
  • The benefits of a 1:1 learning environment and the impact on instruction and student learning
  • Plans for distributing iPads to students and the role parents will have in this process
  • Lessons to promote digital citizenship and responsible use of technology
  • Examples of iPad pilot success in elementary classrooms
  • The cost and maintenance of iPads
Learn more about this initiative by visiting the 1:1 iPad website. 
 



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