I presented a few sessions at Lausanne this Summer with a few BAISnet buddies (Matt Harriss and Dan Hudkins –keynote!) and went on a major research binge. Thought I would share the findings with you all.

~Angela

Laptop research
http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?i=35589&page=1


Seventy-nine percent of the students said laptops make lessons more interesting, and 60 percent said they felt more motivated to complete assignments using a laptop.

1 to 1 Articles/Research:
http://www.techlearning.com/article/7638


Studies validate laptop programs in U.S., Canada
http://www.eschoolnews.com/news/top-news/index.cfm?i=35589&page=1


Is Google Making us Stupid
http://www.theatlantic.com/doc/200807/google


In Defense of Distraction
http://nymag.com/news/features/56793/

Ten Technologies for Tech-Savvy Teachers to Use in A Laptop/Tablet Classroom
http://www.techlearning.com/article/14480


How the E-Book Will Change the Way We Read and Write
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123980920727621353.html


Best Practices-Wikis
http://itcboisestate.wordpress.com/2008/05/21/10-best-practices-for-using-wikis-in-education/


21st century skills
http://www.ncs-tech.org/?page_id=1464


23 things about classroom laptops
http://www.techlearning.com/article/14480


Web 2.0 Study shows: underutilized ( full report here)
http://www.techlearning.com/article/20094


Put students to work: tips for a successful laptop program
http://www.techlearning.com/article/20680

http://www.genyes.org/freeresources/

A student's perspective on Turnitin
http://www.dailytargum.com/opinions/turnitin-creates-controversy-1.1731398


Include Students on Laptop Program Planning
http://www.techlearning.com/article/20680