This bring-your-own-laptop & iPad session is specifically designed to help administrators increase their own productivity and enhance instructional leader skills. Learn how mobile devices, including the BYOD (bring-your-own-device) movement, are changing the school landscape. Explore a variety of apps to better understand the iPad’s unique capabilities for differentiation and enhancing students’ capabilities. Demonstrations with the Chromebook and Windows Surface will also be included. Research the need for deeper web literacy skills for educators and students, including alternative search tools to find richer, more relevant information. Explore the role of instructional leaders to enhance the integration of vital digital literacy skills in their schools.

Timeframe: 1 or 2 days

SD FfT Alignment: Supports Components 1d, 3c, 4e