K-12 Mobile Classroom
Mobile Technology in the K-12 Classroom

Feature Stories

  • Navigating Apple's Discount App Program for Educators

    Apple's Volume Purchase Program offers educators discounts of up to 50 percent when they buy more than 20 apps at a time. But the program is fraught with thorny legal and logistical issues that can trip schools up.

  • BYOD Teachers Talk Classroom Use

    BYOD programs are only as good as the use teachers make of them. One school's director of IT explores how teachers in a variety of subjects are incorporating student devices into their lessons during a comprehensive school-wide pilot.


App Roundup

  • 6 New Apps to Gamify Learning

    A monthly showcase of the latest mobile apps for educators and students. This month's roundup features new games that test math, geography, and basic skills.


Mobile Learning

  • At One School, iPods Help Improve Reading Scores

    After noticing an uptick in ELL and other students with below average reading scores at his school, Skip Johnson, principal at El Crystal Elementary in San Bruno, CA, created a forward-thinking reading program pairing iPods and print books that has helped to successfully boost reading comprehension scores among non proficient readers.



Professional Resources