A wonderful conversation with Dr Cynthia Garrety from Fort Hays State University as we talk about BYOD and making it happen. From the infrastructure necessary to support a variety of devices to attitudes essential in embracing the fact that unprecedented amounts of information are available at our fingertips. We talk about everything from policy to practical applications in the classroom. Your comments are welcome!
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Kay has been in public education since 1985. A classroom teacher for 20 years, Kay has taught 1st through 5th grades, was an early adopter of mobile technologies with Palms and continues to be a strong advocate of utilizing mobile tools in education. In 2005 Kay left public education to be the Education Director for the Challenger Learning Center of Kansas. There she discovered the power of project based learning and using a simulations to foster 21st century learning experiences. Currently Kay is the Innovative Teaching Coordinator for USD 353 in Wellington. She strives to be the bridge that connects digital natives to digital immigrants. She is DEN STAR LC educator, Intel Senior Trainer, certified in Online Safety-Cyber Bullying and Celebrate Kansas Voices workshops. View all posts by kaytibbs