Becoming a 1:1 School Series (w/iPads)


The BHS 1:1 Initiative In The News 


T.H.E. Journal - 7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-Leading Principals

Schools Abandon Textbooks To Go All iPad - WBUR Radio

Associated Press - Many U.S. Schools Adding iPads, Trimming Textbooks

Daily Times Chronicle - iPad Program Drawing Attention for Burlington High

Boston Globe - Leading The Way To Cyber Learning

T.H.E. Journal - When Students Run The Help Desk

Fox 25 Boston Checks Out Our iPad Deployment

USA Today - Students Cast Wide Net For Mentoring With PLN's

Edutopia - How My School Is Transitioning to Digital Textbooks (Organizing: Step 1)
Edutopia - How My School Is Transitioning to Digital Textbooks (Organizing: Step 2)
Edutopia - How My School Is Transforming to Digital Textbooks (Process: Step 3)

iPad Initiative Info.

Blog Updates on Our iPad Deployment

How we feel about 1:1 at BHS - Video
Download our iPad implementation e-pub
Google Doc With Many Useful Links and FAQ's
The School That Launched 1,000 iPads (A Google Doc)

October 20 - Some Early Student Feedback on the iPad - Edition 2
October 19 - Some Early Student Feedback on the iPad - Edition 1
September 22 - The BHS iPad Rollout - Some Thoughts After Two Weeks
August 29 - iPad Support/Pickup for Students This Week
August 17 - iPad Rollout Continued - Over 400+ Gone (We're Almost Halfway There)
August 17 - Two Quick Things That Will Expedite iPad Distribution
August 16 - BHS Education Technology Team's Facebook Page
August 15 - Our iPad Deployment Has Begun - Day One Is In The Rearview Mirror
August 14 - Another iPad Insurance Option For Families
August 14 - iPad Distribution Starts Monday...More Details/Reminders
August 2 - Some Early Questions on iPad Distribution
August 1 - iPad Distribution for 1,000+ Students - Here's The Plan



1:1 Year One

Edutopia - How My School Is Transitioning to Digital Textbooks (Organizing: Step 1)

Edutopia - How My School Is Transitioning to Digital Textbooks (Organizing: Step 2)

Edutopia - How My School Is Transforming to Digital Textbooks (Process: Step 3)

The School That Launched 1,000 iPads  - A Google Doc that chronicles our plan.

Becoming a 1:1 School Series

November 6, 2010 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 1

November 15, 2010 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 2

December 15, 2010 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 3

January 18, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 4 - Our Royal Treatment Interview

January 31, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 5 - iPads in Mr. Calvin's Class (Guest Post)

February 4, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 6 - Fox News Comes To BHS Re: Our iPad Plans

March 13, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 7 - BCAT News Special On Our 1:1 Plans

March 18, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 8 - Some People Ask Why? I Prefer Why Not?

March 24, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 9 - "The Power of the Seamless Use of Technology"

April 12, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 10 - A Building Tide, Another Local School Goes 1:1

May 18, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 11 - A Big Shift For Educators - Embracing Failure

June 9, 2011 - Becoming a 1:1 School - Edition 12 - Students Will Play A Leading Role
Here is a link to all of the posts written about our move to 1:1 in the fall of 2011.