Document Type

Presentation

Session Description

Today's youth are growing up as digital natives–using technology in every facet of their personal lives. By helping schools purchase the latest in education technology with customizable BYOD programs, Best Buy Education makes it possible to create dynamic, interactive classroom environments that draw students into digital curriculum. Teachers and students are able to go deeper together, and be fully immersed in learning, creating and collaborating. Hear why schools choose to implement a dual-funded BYOD program. The ability to share the cost with parents and choose the right device for each student was very important to all parties.

Key take-aways:

  • How a dual-funded BYOD program works
  • How it saves schools money and is a sustainable approach to 1:1 deployment
  • How it gets schools 1:1 faster

Keywords

Dual-Funded BYOD, Sustainable BYOD

Related Website

www.bestbuy.com/education

Audience Focus

K-12

Start Date

7-27-2016 1:45 PM

End Date

7-27-2016 2:45 PM

Brief Biography of Primary Presenter

Ryan Gritz graduated from St. Cloud State University with a degree in Finance, and immediately began his career at Best Buy. After holding multiple sales roles within the company since 2006, Ryan advanced to his current position as National Account Manager for Best Buy Education in 2013. A decorated sales manager, Ryan guides his team to set, achieve and reach beyond quarterly and yearly sales goals. He has received multiple Sales Manager of the Quarter awards and is well-known by peers and customers as a knowledgeable, collaborative, out-of-the-box leader who turns goals into reality. Ryan lives in Minneapolis, MN with his wife and daughter.

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Maximize Budgets with Dual-Funded BYOD Programs

Today's youth are growing up as digital natives–using technology in every facet of their personal lives. By helping schools purchase the latest in education technology with customizable BYOD programs, Best Buy Education makes it possible to create dynamic, interactive classroom environments that draw students into digital curriculum. Teachers and students are able to go deeper together, and be fully immersed in learning, creating and collaborating. Hear why schools choose to implement a dual-funded BYOD program. The ability to share the cost with parents and choose the right device for each student was very important to all parties.

Key take-aways:

  • How a dual-funded BYOD program works
  • How it saves schools money and is a sustainable approach to 1:1 deployment
  • How it gets schools 1:1 faster

http://pubs.lib.umn.edu/minnesota-elearning-summit/2016/program/76