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Cell Phones

Prince George's County Public Schools
http://www.pgcps.org/~procedur/10000/10101.pdf
Code of conduct for students outlining their cell phone policy (pg 19, sec 1:14)

Maine - article

Ohio - case study

From the 2011 Horizon Report:
http://goinmobile.wikispaces.com/file/view/2011-Horizon-1.K12-Preview.pdf
Mobiles in Practice

§ Project K-Nect is a project for ninth graders in North Carolina focusing on smartphone use to teach math
skills to at risk students: http://www.projectknect.org/Project%20K-Nect/Home.html
§ PollEverywhere is an online polling system that is used in conjunction with mobile phones. It is free for
educators and the ease of use has made it attractive for classroom exercises. Millard North High School in
Omaha, NE is one example of a school using this: http://www.polleverywhere.com/
§ St. Joseph School in Trenton, MI used mobile phones in a fourth grade class to record math poems with
hipcast and post tem online for their Radio Theater Podcast:
http://stjosephschooltrenton.com/blog/?p=58

Educators Look at Using Cell Phones as Teaching Tools
http://fixed-mobile-convergence.tmcnet.com/news/2009/08/03/4304394.htm
(Aug 03, 2009, The Sacramento Bee - McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX)
This article outlines how one school district has changed their policy to include cell phones and how those tools are being used in instruction.

Kicking off the School Year with Cell Phones
http://coolcatteacher.blogspot.com/2008/08/kicking-off-school-year-web-20-style-w.html
This blog shares some ideas as to managing cell phones in a classroom.