Havre may allow students to use mobile devices on classwork
May 20, 2013
Havre Public Schools may soon have a policy officials are calling BYOD — Bring Your Own Device.
Students will be able to bring their own mobile computer devices on classwork.
Jackie Rygg, the district’s instructional technology specialist, said most students would appreciate the change in policy.
Lots of hurdles have to be cleared before the change can take place, school officials said, but they are confident things can be worked out.
The district has purchased iPads for instructional purposes, and the school has made great progress in using the iPads in classes, School Superintend...