Personalized Learning

Personalized Learning

This school year is ASFS’s fourth year of participating in APS’s Personalized Devices Initiative. All Students Grade 3-5 have been issued ipads.  In grades K-2 students share iPads. At ASFS these devices will not be sent home. Background The initiative is rooted in the district’s mission: “Arlington Public Schools instills a love of learning in its […]

Personalized Learning Implementation

Implementation at Arlington Science Focus School At ASFS all students in Grades 3-5 are assigned APS iPads. These devices will be used in accordance with the APS Digital Learning Initiative that can be found here: www.apsva.us/personalized-learning/ All K-1 classrooms are assigned 5 iPads for instructional use. Grade 2 is assigned shared classroom sets.

Lost Stolen or Damaged Devices

  What about lost, stolen or damaged devices? There have not been any problems at Science Focus and we expect the students will continue to take good care of their devices. In the unlikely event that a device is damaged, lost, or stolen, and the incident surrounding the damage or loss will be investigated by school personnel […]

Personalized Learning Family Resources

How can I oversee use of the device at home to ensure proper use? Are there resources for families? APS has acquired a Digital Citizenship curriculum for all of our classes. The curriculum is provided by Common Sense Media.Common Sense Media also provides information for parents on the use of technology at home. You can […]