Everything Teachers Need to Know about BYOT Policy ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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“BYOD http://www.scribd.com/doc/141730638 ; is also sometimes known as BYOT (bring your own technology) or referred to as “the consumerization of IT.” Within education, it refers to the practice of allowing students to bring their own mobile devices to school that are capable of connecting to the Internet, and can include everything from laptops tonetbooks, tablets, smartphones, PDAs, e-readers and gaming devices.“It’s letting kids use the tools of their generation to accelerate learning,” says Bailey Mitchell, chief technology and information officer for Forsyth CountySchools in Georgia, which has offered a BYOT program for four years.”

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