Planning for 1-to-1 Learning > Readings and research resource

Below you will find a selection of readings that may be useful for staff professional learning activities.

Horizon Report 2015 Edition

The annual Horizon Report describes the continuing work of the New Media Consortium's Horizon Project, a qualitative research project established in 2002 that identifies and describes emerging technologies likely to have a large impact on teaching, learning, or creative inquiry on college and university campuses within the next five years. Included below are the 2014 full report for K-12 as well as the shorter review version of the 2014 report.

Five Years, 30 000 laptops

This white paper focuses on the benefits to the entire community that a 1-1 program has achieved. While this paper was prepared a number of years ago, the data and experiences continue to be valuable for schools beginning a 1-1 journey. 

Project Tomorrow - Speak Up Survey 2014: Trends in Digital Learning

Project Tomorrow conduct annual surveys of many thousands of teachers, students and librarians. Below you will find their 2014 Report that focuses on student perspectives on the use of innovative learning models. This is a useful report (and website) for teachers new to innovative learning models.