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We did get Remote Control for Hapara. So far, very good product and support
if there are the funds. We got a 15% discount on the bundle. Testing with
60 licenses until summer.

HH


On Sat, Dec 21, 2013 at 8:12 PM, Elizabeth McCarthy <
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> Nice!  I'd always thought that a 1:1 environment with affordable
> devices/platform like Chromebooks and GAE  for everyday work, and
> supplement the classroom/school with a few more heavy lifting multimedia
> machines would be a good system. The management features with TDashboard
> work well with the Chromebook, did you get the Remote Control Module as
> well?
>
>
> On Sat, Dec 21, 2013 at 8:00 PM, Caleb Clark <
> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> We've got 11 of our 50 rolled samsung $249!out in a 8th grade beta test
>> and just integrating hapara teacher dashboard. So far, excellent. We still
>> have iPad carts for youguns  and a MacBook cart for media etc.m. Too.
>>
>>
>> On Friday, December 20, 2013, Paul Monette wrote:
>>
>>> I'll be interested in how well they work since we are looking at getting
>>> 40 of them for our 5th and 6th grade.
>>>
>>> I've been converting our netbooks to Linux Mint for speed, etc.
>>>
>>> Paul Monette
>>> Newport City Elementary School
>>>
>>>
>>> Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Smartphone
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> -------- Original message --------
>>> From: "Wallis, Jeff" <[log in to unmask]>
>>> Date: 12/20/2013 19:11 (GMT-05:00)
>>> To: [log in to unmask]
>>> Subject: Re: Chromebooks pros and cons
>>>
>>>
>>> For those of you looking at ordering the Chromebook 14 - they make a
>>> business version that has 4GB of RAM rather than the regular 2GB.
>>>
>>> I just ordered some for one of our elementary schools.  I ordered them
>>> through Marcus at Panurgy - great price at $299 each.  If you want to be
>>> able to manage them in your GAE domain you can order that for $30 each.
>>>  They also offer HP carepacks with accidental protection if you are
>>> interested in that too.
>>>
>>> Here is Marcus's contact information if anyone is interested:
>>>
>>> Marcus Szczecinski
>>>
>>> [log in to unmask]
>>>
>>> 800-974-1115/802-658-7788, ext. 246
>>>
>>> Jeff Wallis
>>> Chief Network Engineer
>>> Chittenden East Supervisory Union
>>> 802-858-1727
>>> http://www.cesu.k12.vt.us <http://help.cesu.k12.vt.us>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 1:13 PM, Bjorn Behrendt <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>> I am curious to get my hands on one of the acer touchscreens.    I had
>>> very bad luck with the Intel Classmate touchscreens breaking easier than
>>> traditional LCD.
>>>
>>> *Bjorn Behrendt M.Ed ~ Never Stop Learning*
>>> *   [log in to unmask] | (802) 772-0003*
>>> *   Google Apps For Education Certified Trainer*
>>> *My Sites*
>>>  ~ Edlisten.com ~ Educational Podcast
>>>  ~ AskBj.net ~ Online Training and Ed Tech Resources
>>>  ~ VTed.org ~ Vermont's Personal Learning Network
>>>
>>> gClassFolders <https://sites.google.com/a/askbj.net/edlisten-resources/my-resources/gclassfolders>~
>>> Create Google folders for your class.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Dec 4, 2013 at 12:44 PM, Elizabeth McCarthy <
>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>> I've been using the Samsung $249 chromebook for the past year with no
>>> issues...I've setup a GAE domain with Teacher Dashboard and the Remote
>>> Control module where you can see each student chromebook's screen, tabs
>>> open and have the ability to send messages a pop up on their screen,  push
>>> urls to all devices as well as close tabs that they have open.
>>> As you point out the new Acer Touchscreen Chromebook for $299 looks very
>>> interesting...lots of options for chromebooks out there...The G+ Community,
>>> Chromebook EDU is worth joining and connecting with many schools who have
>>> gone 1:1 chromebook <https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/111885171520981887334>
>>>
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>>
>>
>> --
>>
>> * Caleb Clark*
>> [log in to unmask] | 802-258-9207 | Bio<http://gradschool.marlboro.edu/academics/edtech/faculty>
>> Chair/faculty, educational technology MAT<http://gradschool.marlboro.edu/academics/edtech/>, Marlboro
>> College Graduate and Professional Studies.
>> Masters degree. Certificate. ETS endorsement. Single classes. Workshops.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>


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*Caleb Clark*
[log in to unmask] | 802-258-9207 |
Bio<http://gradschool.marlboro.edu/academics/edtech/faculty>
Chair/faculty, educational technology
MAT<http://gradschool.marlboro.edu/academics/edtech/>, Marlboro
College Graduate and Professional Studies.
Masters degree. Certificate. ETS endorsement. Single classes. Workshops.