February 2013 Table of Contents - Tech Learning

February 2013

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Why Wireless?
By Ellen Ullman
Three districts share their rationale for going unplugged.

Being Social: How social media can transform your school classrooms
By Cathy Swan
Demonstrating best practices can often be the best publicity tool for social media. Also featured: Nancy Caramanico offers tips for flipping your faculty meeting and Laura Minnigerode discusses motivating students with gaming.

BYOD —One Year Later
By Ellen Ullman
SchoolCIO checks in with districts who’ve allowed students and teachers to bring in their own devices.

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Put to the Test: T&L Editors take some new products for a test drive
Atomic Learning
TriCaster 40

What’s New
T&L’s round-up of the latest tools for schools.


Editor’s Note: The Perils of Posting

News & Trends
Top Online Stories
T&L Reader Survey: Social Media
Where Do Students Search?
Site We Like: Race in the U.S.A.
Grants & Contests
What To Do with Old Textbooks?
Top Sites for Educational Games
CES Highlights
The Big Show
From the Principal’s Office



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February 2013, What’s New

Anthro Corp. (www.anthro.com) has two new tablet charging cabinets available that are ideal for the classroom. The cabinets mount to a wall or countertop.

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February 2011 Table of Contents

FEATURESSCHOOL CIO The New One to One As administrators scramble to offer ubiquitous technology in their districts, the goal has moved away from one laptop for each lap to a plethora of alternatives. By Ellen Ullman SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT Race to