Implementing BYOD to Create a Personalized Learning Environment (Part 1)

Part 1: Building Blocks of a BYOD Program: From Vision and Infrastructure to Content and Student Success 

Dr. Gabe Soumakian

In this first part of two, Oxnard Union High School District’s Superintendent Dr. Gabe Soumakian shares about the district’s recent launch of a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiative. One belief is that BYOD will assist with personalized learning and engage student in college and career-readiness. Gabe walks us through the three phase approach to implementation that includes infrastructure, content, and professional development.


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Technology and Success for All Students

Dr. Eric PraterSan Luis Coastal Unified School District is implementing ten strategic initiatives to realize a bold new vision for the district: success for all students.  From changing the focus of instruction to revamping the physical structure of the classroom, hear our superintendent, Dr. Eric Prater, talk about the role of technology in this effort.


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Empowering Instruction: Leadership for Mobile Learning (Part 1)

Lucy GrayIn this episode, Lucy Gray, the project director for the Leadership for Mobile Learning Initiative sponsored by the Consortium of School Networking (CoSN) shares some key findings and approaches to mobile learning. She discusses her global work and research including analyses of schools and districts that are successfully implementing mobile learning programs.


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