Posts Tagged ‘netbooks’


Netbook vs Laptop

In Tools on October 30, 2009 by TIPS Team Tagged:

IMG_0225With the sudden popularity of netbooks in the consumer electronics world much discussion has surfaced around the educational uses for these devices.  Schools are always pressed for funds so it is only natural that the discussion is usually framed around the question “What can these devices replace?”  rather than “What can these devices add to the classroom?”  Education Weekly has a well researched article that frames this debate very well.



Advice for students considering buying or bringing their own device to school?

In Planning,Tools on September 4, 2009 by TIPS Team Tagged: , , , , , ,

Schools who have EPSB reliable, filtered, wireless network that students will be able to connect to with their own devices.  While this device could be an i- Touc h, a laptop, or a netbook, there are few key things you should keep in mind if you are considering bringing your own device to school:
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