District 75 iPad Grant Open

Overview

  • This Grant is focusing on the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for District 75 schools only.
  • As a classroom teacher, how would you incorporate a 1:1 environment centering around STEM?
  • One classroom set of iPad 2 plus teacher iPad 2.

Criteria

  • Include a title of your entry.
  • Include the class and teacher/s’ name.
  • Your student population and number of students in your class.
  • A minimum of 2 paragraphs describing how you would integrate the iPads into science, technology, engineering and math (it doesn’t have to be all of the subjects, you can focus on one content area).
  • Including lesson plans and more details will go a long way (be creative, past winners included creation of an iPad Band, animating stories with the iPad, etc)
  • Include the apps you would use in your project and how you would use them.
  • The project must be aligned to the State standards and cite those standards.
  • Schools are responsible for the safety of the iPads and the cost of any apps.
  • Proposals are due Friday, January 11th
  • Send proposals to Leslie Schecht at lschech@schools.nyc.gov.

Hints


 

  1. Be creative and think out of the box.
  2. How does the iPad make the learning experience unique for the student?
  3. Be specific about the implementation process

 

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