iPads in the Classroom: The Growing Trend
Today’s generation is full of a bunch of tech-savvy students. Having all this great technology is all they know, so utilizing it in the classrooms is your best bet for capturing the attention of your students, which every educator knows can be a pretty tough task. iPads in the classroom are my favorite type of classroom technology. They can encourage collaboration, increase engagement, and make learning fun! Having an iPad in the classroom will make your students grin from ear to ear and teachers love them too! They are great learning and planning tools and there’s an app for just about anything you want to do with them these days.
This past year their proliferation onto school wireless networks across the country has really accelerated. Now since Apple’s iPad Mini, a cheaper and smaller version of the iPad, hit the market a few months ago, you can expect to be seeing more of these great learning tools hitting classrooms. I could go on all day about all the benefits of having iPads in the classroom. Here’s a good blog to take a look at 17 Pros and Cons of Using iPads in the Classroom for more of that.
Today I wanted to show you just how much momentum iPads in education are gaining and the impact they are having on today’s students. This great infographic says it all.
iPads and other classroom technology are an essential aspects to education these days. If your school is ready to bring these awesome learning tools to your school wireless network we can help. iPad implementation really isn’t as scary as it seems. It’s all about planning ahead, preparing your educators, and preparing your network. We are experts in implementing classroom technology like the iPad and have worked with schools all over the US. Just contact us here with any questions or for a free consultation. Also check out our Free Guide to Preparing You Network for the iPad for more great information. Good luck!
Ashley is a Marketing Coordinator at SecurEdge Networks. She loves cooking and everything there is about being a mom.