Join this free webinar on Wednesday September 12 to learn from a real-world story, see exciting new solutions, ask questions, and join a discussion that everyone in education is asking: How can we make mobile learning really work in our district?
(PRWEB) August 27, 2012
Mobile devices can transform education—if managed effectively. With proper controls and management these devices will become powerful learning tools, not just classroom distractions. Lightspeed Systems and Tech & Learning are pleased to host an informative webinar on mobile learning programs, Mobile Device Management: Sanity and Success with an iPad 1:1, on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at 1:00pm PST / 4:00pm EST. Featuring Darryl LaGace of San Diego Unified and Rob Chambers, VP of Product Development at Lightspeed Systems, this webinar will dive into why mobile learning is an important consideration for schools, examine the benefits and challenges of a mobile device program and share best practices. Attendees will also hear the how mobile device management is different for schools and learn about solutions designed specifically for K12. An interactive Question & Answer period will allow attendees to have their own questions answered.
More and more districts are realizing the learning potential of mobile devices, however actually implementing a program can be a daunting task. Darryl LaGace, Chief Information and Technology Officer of San Diego Unified, will be sharing his district’s story. Serving more than 132,000 students, San Diego Unified is one of the top large urban school districts in the United States and is committed to offering innovative learning programs. This year, San Diego Unified implemented a large-scale iPad 1:1, deploying over 28,000 devices. LaGace will share his experience and offer tips and best practices essential to creating a safe and successful mobile learning program—including using a MDM solution developed specifically for schools.
Developing unique solutions just for education, Lightspeed Systems is committed to helping schools promote mobile and collaborative learning in safe and easily managed ways. The newest solution, Mobile Manager, helps districts efficiently manage their iPad deployments and foster positive learning experiences.
Join this free, interactive webinar on Wednesday September 12 to learn from a real-world story, see exciting new solutions, ask questions, and join a discussion that everyone in education is asking: How can we make mobile learning really work in our district?
Click here http://www.techlearning.com/article/mobile-device-management-sanity-and-success-with-an-ipad-11/52780 to register for the webinar.
About Lightspeed Systems
To us, education isn't an industry; it's a passion. Our solutions make it safe, secure, and easy for IT staff to give users access to resources that make learning engaging, collaborative—and real.
Since 1999, Lightspeed Systems has been partnering with, listening to, and supporting IT staff in schools—making their day-to-day tasks manageable and their educational goals reachable. Today our solutions are used in more than 2,800 school districts for more than 9 million students. Our products have won numerous awards and our company has been recognized on the Inc. 5,000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies for the last five years. But more than what we've done, we're interested in what we can do, together: transform education. For more information, call 661-716-7600, or visit http://www.lightspeedsystems.com.