Neary 1:1 pilot

School Committee plans to increase iPad use in all grades (and possibly at home)

May 26, 2014 11:30:41 AM
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Earlier this month, the Southborough School Committee discussed their technology goals for the schools. The committee made it clear that they hope to increase the use of iPads in all grades.

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Update on iPads in 4th grade classrooms

January 30, 2014 11:30:09 AM
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Increased iPad use in the 4th grade to begin this February.

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Neary shifting iPad Pilot from 1:1 to increased access

November 26, 2013 11:30:21 AM
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Today, Neary Principal Linda Murdock sent a letter to parents. She informed them that the iPad Pilot is being revised. It will no longer be a parent-funded 1:1 program.

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Neary Pilot survey results: 15.4% of 4th grader parents “made comments opposing the project”

November 19, 2013 09:30:05 AM

In a letter to parents, Neary School Principal Linda Murdock shared information on results of the iPad Pilot parent survey. She also expressed the hope to make a decision soon to implement a revised plan.

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Southborough Schools: Parents support 1:1 pilot and November 21 MCAS transition forum

November 14, 2013 02:30:00 PM

At Wednesday’s School Committe meeting, Superintendent Dr. Charles Gobron reported on the results of Neary’s 1:1 Pilot survey. He also announced that the Southborough Schools will be hosting a community forum on 11/21 to explain the state’s MCAS transition.

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MWDN: Legality of iPad Pilot to be determined

November 6, 2013 09:44:10 AM
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The Metrowest Daily News spoke to the DOE and school officials. While they confirmed the legality of the 1:1 pilot is under investigation, a final ruling has not yet been made.

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Neary Pilot hinges on community feedback, especially 4th graders’ parents

October 31, 2013 11:22:37 AM
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Last night, Neary School educators held a session to answer parents’ questions about the iPad Pilot. Educators looked to answer concerns, hoping to come to a consensus.

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Neary School’s iPad Pilot information packet released today

October 25, 2013 03:00:00 PM
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As previously promised, Neary School Principal Murdock has released more information about the proposed iPad Pilot for 4th graders. She also posted a video of the October 22nd presentation on technology in the classrooms.

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Letter: Excited about Neary 1:1 iPad Pilot

October 25, 2013 11:30:05 AM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Letter: Additional thoughts on the proposed Neary School iPad Pilot

October 24, 2013 02:30:00 PM

My Southborough accepts signed letters to the editor submitted by Southborough residents. Letters may be emailed to mysouthborough@gmail.com.

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Neary’s technology presentation still leaves unanswered questions for some. How about you?

October 23, 2013 02:30:58 PM
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Parents attended a presentation to learn about uses of 1:1 technology in the classroom. The speaker couldn’t address all of the concerns about the proposed Neary pilot.

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Neary’s technology presentation and iPad Pilot parent forum will be at Trottier Middle School

October 21, 2013 10:42:18 AM

On October 22nd at 7:00 pm, Trottier Middle School will host an expert in technology integration for schools.

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Learn about technology in the Classroom – October 22 (Updated)

October 16, 2013 09:30:00 AM
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On October 22nd at 7:00 pm, Trottier Middle School will host an expert in technology integration for schools.

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Neary iPad Pilot forum to be held October 30: Parents of K-4 students encouraged to attend (Updated – again)

October 10, 2013 12:02:12 PM

When parents spoke to the School Committee about the Neary iPad Pilot last night, they were invited to another forum.

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