Q: What information will be available to parents and students prior to the January 19, 2016 BYOD implementation?
A parent information night was held at Beavercreek High School on Wednesday, November 4th from 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in the auditorium. The Power Point presentation can be viewed by clicking here.
Q: How will my student(s) learn how to use BYOD?
Students will be provided additional training in the months of December and January as they prepare for the January 19, 2016, BYOD implementation. Information will be provided on this website as it is released and shared with students.
Q: Is my student required to purchase a new device?
No. Students are not required to purchase a new device for the BYOD initiative, and may use a device which they already own.
Q: Where should I purchase my student’s device?
Devices can be purchased at any retailer. Beavercreek City Schools will be hosting a vendor fair on November 4th from 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in the Beavercreek High School commons. Beavercreek City Schools does not endorse any vendor or product, but is providing parents an opportunity to learn about available devices.
Q: Was community input gathered before planning this initiative?
Yes. This initiative began in response to the needs identified by our community at the Community Forum held in the Spring of 2014. An excerpt of the needs identified from the forum is available here.
Q: Are there additional opportunities for stakeholder input regarding 21st century technology skills at Beavercreek City Schools?
Q: How can I receive the most current information about BYOD?
When new information is posted to this page about the Bring Your Own Device initiative, notification will be sent via SchoolMessenger, social media, and our district website. Also, you can be notified of new initiative information and updates by creating an account and signing up for district E-Alerts.
Additionally, the following links will provide more information: