Student with Dell Latitude Laptop

Dell Latitude Laptops for all 7th & 8th Grade Students

 

At Saint John Paul II School, students in 7th and 8th grade are issued a laptop for the school year. This 1:1 program allows students to use the laptops in the classroom and at home.

When they graduate from 8th Grade, students keep their laptops to take with them to high school!

 

The benefits of having 1 laptop per student:

Studies on the use of computers in education show that each student having his own machine can yield a number of benefits for students in terms of improving:

  • Motivation
  • Publishing, sharing and searching for information
  • Collaboration
  • Developing IT skills
  • Creating a more individual approach to learning
  • Flexibility in terms of space and time
  • Creativity.

Teachers can also benefit from the technology:

  • Classroom management and organizationSTEM tech.jpg
  • Changing the role of the teacher
  • Student evaluation
  • IT skills
  • Visual quality of teaching material
  • Using a variety of instructional approaches
  • Meeting individual learning needs of students