Bring Your Own Device’ (BYOD) refers to students bringing a personally owned device to school for the purpose of learning.
A personally owned device is any technology device brought in to the school and it is owned by the student’s family. There are different models of BYOD. Students will be asked to bring their own Windows device or Chromebook.
Quarry Hill Primary School recognises the need to prepare students for a rapidly-changing world where technology plays an increasing role in students’ everyday lives. Our vision is to incorporate eLearning strategies to engage and empower all learners, preparing them to become digitally literate, flexible and socially aware with the skills to contribute responsibly as a member of a global eCommunity.
Some of the dispositions that we seek to build in our students are:
Quarry Hill Primary School offers a BYOD program to all students in Grade 3-6. This program is not compulsory, it is:
Bring Your Own Device helps to transform the classroom by creating new opportunities for learning. Other benefits include: