A new article on why 1 to 1 programs are receiving bad press, and what are the benefits of appropriate 1 to 1 programs in a K-12 environment.
Early research supports the use of one-to-one computing. This study found that daily use of laptops greatly increased student confidence and technical abilities and improved their learning.
Includes 12 tips for launching a wireless laptop program
Apple Classrooms of Tomorrow. This research still has relevance today.
Great overview of what's been done. Includes profiles on Maine, Indiana, Michigan and Virginia.
Middle School teachers and students in a 1 to 1 laptop, 2004
The George Lucas Education Foundation
Marc Prensky's article from 2001
Time article, Dec. 10, 2006
Resources from Texas
Includes teacher's guide and resources.
Classroom snapshots on all the stages in a 1-to-1 environment.
inquiry-driven, project-based 21st Century school with a 1:1 laptop program, started 2006
A 1:1 in progress. Explore considering, conducting and continuing.
There are Five Pillars to a Successful 1:1
Research on success factors for a 1:1, January 2010
Substitution to transformation, taking your technology use to the next level.
Clasroom activities for educators
Find some great resources for your teacher webpage
Use primary sources in the curriculum
Web-based writing instructional tool
Dimenxian, a game to teacher algebra concepts
Wireless laptops in education. Choose lesson examples
Online simulations for math and science
Turn your laptop into a planetarium.
Great collection on project ideas including postcard geography, bullying project, global groceries.
4 2 Xplore, Great place to begin locating appropriate curriculum resources!
Wonderful digital collections.
Database of content-rich resources organized around specific themes. These resources are created for educators to use in their classrooms.
Creation of multimedia lessons integrates music into language arts, math and science
Quick overview of lessons that include technology and essential questions - not new, but some is very useful.