Bring Your Own Technology Empowers Educators to Facilitate Learning

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Over the past few years, Forsyth County Schools in Georgia has been moving toward allowing students to bring their own technology to school.

The district updated its acceptable use policies, beefed up its infrastructure and piloted the initiative. But the schools decide what that initiative would look like in their buildings.

In all 35 schools, students can bring personal devices. In 25 schools, the initiative has permeated the buildings, and in the other 10, has made its way to some individual classes.

As more students bring their own devices to school, Forsyth County Schools prepares teachers to facilitate learning and assess different kinds of work.

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