Bring your own smartphone, laptop, tablet, MP3 player etc. to school for the purpose of learning.
BYOD is on the increase
BYOD is a policy that many school districts are adopting or considering to implement in the near future.
What devices to use?
Increases motivation, and engagement
Directly teaches about digital citizenship
Encourages critical thinking
Shifts classroom instruction towards individual student-centered approach
Provides flexibility to differentiate learning
Security of devices
Variety of devices and operating systems
Personal and school content on device
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* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities
With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.
Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking
Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class
Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices
Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes