Ahead of Time
Infrastructure—Make sure your network will be
able to handle the demands of student use.
School Acceptable Use Policy—You need to know
what students may (or may not) do while in your care.
Survey Students—Find out what mobile
technologies students will have with them.
Identify Similarities and Differences—Identify
commonalities across devices
Cross-Platform Apps—Research availability of
apps that run across platforms
Student Install Apps—Send a list of free apps
download before the trip
During the Trip
Set Behavior Expectations—Establish expectations
Meaningful Activities—Communicate with
teacher(s) to select activities that support classroom learning.
Clear Objectives—Your staff can clearly
articulate what students are asked to do and why.
Teamwork—Greater student learning, fewer
Bonus Tip—After the
Follow-Up—Brings closure for students, but can
also result in marketing material for you.