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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Bring your own device is a new way for students to learn within the classroom setting using technology, as they bring their own smartphone, tablet, or laptop and use it to enhance their learning.

Allowing students to bring their own devices to lectures means they are able to engage in apps the School finds relevant and useful whilst among their peers, gives them a way of increasing the amount of knowledge available to them on their portable devices so they can access it at any time, and also gives them the opportunity to use their own equipment to store all of their educational notes in one place.

THE BENEFITS OF BYOD

Allowing a student to bring their own device to a lesson has many advantages, both for them and for the tutor.

  • Students are already familiar with their own devices, so don't have to spend time learning how to use them.
  • Schools can stay up-to-date with technology by allowing students to bring in their own equipment
  • A way for Schools to save money on technology
  • Students have increased access to their learning resources as they are on their own device, allowing them to recap anywhere and at any time