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Q&A for Families
How and when will the devices be distributed?
Will students take their devices home with them?
How are students and staff being trained for this 1-to-1 rollout?
Will there be ongoing education for parents and caregivers?
What are some basic tablet functions that I should know about (e.g., saving, data backup, printing)?
Will the school provide a case and/or accessories for the device?
How and where should devices be stored/cared for at home?
What is my family’s responsibility for loss or breakage in school, out of school, or both?
Is there an insurance plan for devices bought by families and/or for devices loaned to families by schools or districts?
Is there an acceptable use policy (AUP)? Where can I find it?
What are the school’s disciplinary consequences for inappropriate use?
How do any disciplinary consequences extend beyond the school day and off-campus?
How will schoolwork be affected if my child loses the privilege to use the device?
What is my family’s responsibility in monitoring what my child does on the device at home?
Will the device need to be connected to the Internet to complete homework assignments?
Is the school using a content filter for Internet browsing?
Is there a way I can have similar filtering options at home?
What are the specs and configuration of the device?
Can my child and I configure or personalize the device in any way?
What are the expectations around using the tablet at home? Is it just for schoolwork or can my child use it for personal or entertainment reasons?
Who else can use my child’s device?
What apps will be preloaded on the devices?
How will students learn to use the device and apps?
Can we purchase or install apps ourselves on the device?
Can we download free apps on the device?
Will students have email or other accounts?
How can I access or view my child’s digital work?
Will we have access to the school’s online content outside of the school day?
What kind of tech support will we have outside of school hours?
How can I help support the school with this 1-to-1 program?
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