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www.bytespeed.com

PARTNERS FOR EDUCATION

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About
ByteSpeed


Established in 1999


Intel
-
based desktops, laptops, and servers


Intel Platinum Technology Provider


Intel Top 25 System Builder


Top Direct Microsoft OEM reseller


Lifetime tech support


50
full
-
time
employees/in
-
house tech support


30,000 square foot state
-
of
-
the
-
art facility


Customers in 47 of 50 states


Capable of building up to 1,000 machines/daily

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Technology for the Classroom


What is Technology to Today’s Youth?




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Project
-
Based Learning


Students become more self
-
sufficient and confident
through relevant learning opportunities


Encourages
collaboration
with peers
and
teachers


Students are more engaged and can
create rich and
interactive digital
content
as
part of their learning
process



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Differentiated Learning


Differentiated learning provides a variety of ways for
students to learn new materials


Differentiated learning
strategies encourage growth in
academic subjects, in addition to a child’s intellectual,
psychological,
and social
development





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Does One Size Fit All?


Technology Needs of One District Won’t Match the Other


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1:1 Computing


Increases
student
engagement


Complements
project
-
based learning


Broadens
learning beyond the
classroom


Greater student
collaboration


Greater teacher awareness of
student progress


Prepares
for
tomorrow’s workplace



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Books?


Nook for PC


CK
-
12 Flex Books


Kindle eBooks






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Developing a Technology Plan


Who’s On Your Tech Team?


Administrators


Teachers


Tech Staff





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NEW 10” NL3 Classmate


The Perfect 1:1 Solution!


Ruggedized w/reinforced corners


Rotating swivel touch screen


Powerful Intel Atom Dual Core

N2600 Processor


Spill
resistant
features


Up to 9 hours battery life


P
rotective
rubberized surface


S
hock
mounted hard
drive


Retractable
carrying
handle


Free classroom software ($400 value)


3
-
Yr Accidental Damage




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10” NL3 Classmate

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ByteSpeed

Equipment Protection



Cost control


minimize unexpected costs


Peace of mind


relax knowing your laptop is covered

from most everyday accidents


Supplemental coverage


in addition to standard

3
-
year laptop warranty on parts and labor


INCLUDED on ruggedized netbooks


BEP covers:


Unintentional drops or falls


Electrical surges


Liquid spills


Accidents


NOTE: There is a $100 fee to repair or replace damaged screen


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E
-
Reader Mode

Easy to control page up/page down
buttons with optimized E
-
reader
software allows great reading
experience .

Web Camera

Rotatable Camera & one button capture
enables flexible camera usages in multiple
positions.

Digital writing

New ergonomic stylus and
annotation software provides
intuitive writing tools.

HDD Protection

Using accelerometer to detect vibration /
shocks and auto
-
park HDD head to minimize
data damage.

And more:


Creative Drawing with professional drawing applications


Easy Navigation with quick launcher and home button key


Auto Screen rotation with accelerometer

…….

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Complete education solution


Intel reference designs, hardware, software, content,
infrastructure, services, training


Based on ethnographic research


2000+ real classrooms, 36 countries


Brought to life by an education
-
specific ecosystem


Localized to meet geographic & cultural needs


Engagement at all stages


Design, deployment, implementation, evaluation,
evolution


Educational + economic impact


Prepares students for knowledge
-
based society &
global economy


Builds local eLearning economies & national
competitiveness

Classmate Features the

Intel
®

Learning Series

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Intel
®

Learning Series Software Suite Feature Overview

Application

Category
Name

Benefit

Education Applications

Classroom Management

Collaboration, in
-
class test/quiz, and sharing

Access Management

Parent and teacher set access policy for client usage

Asset Management

School and client asset protection

Platform Management

Client management, deployment, SW upgrade, patch, back and restore

Client Applications

WebCam

Companion

WebCam

application, media management, editing, digital archive, annotation

System Recovery Tool

System/image backup and recovery

HDD Protection

Enhancing ruggedize, HDD shock protection

Quick Launcher

Quick access to application

E
-
Reader

Optimized e
-
reader with multiple formats support, annotation

Touch Applications

Pen Input

Handwriting recognition engine, pen input application

Note Taker

Note taking tool for utilizing handwriting feature

Quick Controller

Quick access to system setting

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Education Application


Access Management by
Anemng


Ensure child safe computer environment at home and school


Parents can monitor children’s computer usage


Unified policy management & deployment by school server


Key Features:


Policy management:


home & school policy


Policy selection per Windows user account


Web filtering for unhealthy contents


Time access to system and network


Program blocking


Logging & monitoring

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Education Application


Asset Management by Intel


Easier asset management for school


Prevent theft & parts reselling


Key Features:


Theft deterrence protection


Boot and time expirations


Both Client and Server components


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Value Prop. & Key Features

Education Application


Platform Management by Intel


Easily manage, deploy & update CMPC clients
throughout an entire school


Key Features:


Work in Pre
-
OS environment to ensure a
complete system recovery


Pro
-
actively pull image from school server and
install on local machine in wired and wireless
network environment


Client System Restore
fr
. Server

3

4

1

Setup Network
Connection

Bind with school
Server

2

Select the image pulled from
server

Download and restore image on
local machine

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Intel® Education Administrator

Education Application


Platform Management (
Cont
’)

Key Features:


Able to quickly deploy image to multiple
CMPC clients in one time to switch or refresh
CMPC system image


Able to perform this feature in both wireless
and wired network


IT admin can centralized manage
(view/deploy) system patch and application
install or update from school server.


IEA Server


Source Image to
Server


Deploy Image to Clients


Deploy patch & apps to Clients



Status report to
server

Usage Model

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Common Client Application


WebCam

Companion by
ArcSoft


Media capturing and management tool


Easy video and image content creation


Key Features:


Touch Optimized UI


Photo capture, burst & video capture modes


Flexible shooting angles (landscape or portrait; camera face
at or against user) supported by rotatable HW camera


Photo editing


Photo annotation (free handwriting/drawing, shapes &
texts)


Digital Archive
-

compose captured images & convert to PDF
file that could be read in E
-
Reader


Capture image by simply pressing hardware camera key

Digital Archive

Image Annotation

Image/Video
Capture

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Common Client Application


System Recovery Tool by Intel

USB Generation Tool





System
Image Recovery

1

2


Ease Of Use utility for system backup and restore


Key Features:


Standalone image backup and restore tool.


Easy to create a bootable USB recovery device


Easy to backup whole image to external storage media


One
-
button system recovery

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Value Prop. & Key Features

HDD Protection
(
by Intel)

HDD Protection


New software and accelerometer will provide additional
protection to the hard disk drive incurred as a result of
shock, vibration, or accidental fall.

Key Features:


Motion detection with accelerometer


Smart HDD reading/writing head positioning to
protect from accidental data lost and disk damage


Adjustable sensitivity & settings

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Common Client
Application


E
-
Reader by
Foxit


Optimized reader to read and easily manage digital
contents


One solution supports multiple formats


use classmate PC as a reading device with specific
hardware reading keys


Key Features:


Touch optimized E
-
reader with good reading and
annotation features.


More mainstream formats support(1)


Book library support


HW page up/down button support


Foxit

Reader

(1):
Supported format:
ePub
,
chm
, html,
rft
, PDF

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Value Prop. & Key Features



Touch Application


Pen Input by Vision Objects

Editing Gestures

Input Modes

Insert space

Erase text


Go to a new line

Value Prop:


Natural
handwriting converted in real
-
time in the active
application


Flexible writing modes for easy interaction with any
application requiring text entry

Key Features:


Multiple writing/input modes:


Natural/ free handwriting


Soft keyboard (even for passwords)


Full screen input


High
-
quality handwriting recognition (ink to text)


Intuitive gestures for easy & quick handwriting edition


Math formula input


Improved user experience:


Boost the recognition of your favorite words from the
writing pad


Write multiple lines


-

Cut a word


-

Add spaces between
words

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Touch Application


Note Taker by Vision Objects

Value Prop:


Organize & search handwritten notes


Use the screen as paper for quick handwritten notes
capture


High recognition rate for text, graphics and shapes


Key Features:


Handwritten note taking


High
-
quality ink conversion (character, shape & table
recognition)


Quick search in ink files


Notes management & editing

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Value Prop. & Key Features

Touch Application


Quick Controller by Intel


Quick system setting control for convertible
classmate PC in tablet mode


Key Features:


Launched by double pressing HW Home key


Touch optimized controller


Easy & quick system setting control:


System volume


Screen brightness


Screen rotation


Display switch


Show/hide cursor under tablet mode

Quick Controller

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Teacher Resources


ABC Teach
-

PreK

-

8 materials and creative activities for students and educators.
Over
5,000 free documents
-

including printable worksheets, interactive activities, theme units, and much more.


Academic
Earth


A user
-
friendly
educational ecosystem that will give internet users around the world the
ability to easily find, interact with, and learn from full video courses and lectures from the world’s leading
scholars.


Asymptopia

-

Crossword Builder
allows
teachers or parents to create unlimited math crosswords, or supply
their own
words.


AutoCollage

-

Have
students gather images from the Web or snap their own photos on a subject. Then, they
can create a unique piece of art using this free collage
-
making tool.


Bing Search and Bing
Maps
-

Bing
Maps offer breathtaking, bird's eye views of the world that can enhance
any
project.


Bing Translator
-

Easily
converts what you have written into nearly any language you need. Cut and paste the
text into the area indicated, and click
Translate.


California
Learning Resource
Network
-

F
ree
digital textbook initiative that provides educators with a "one
-
stop" resource
for info
needed for
State
Board of Education academic content
standards


Celestia

-

The
free space simulation that lets you explore our universe in three dimensions.


Childsplay

-

E
ducational
activities for young children
for home
, kindergartens and pre
-
schools.


CK
-
12
FlexBooks

-

C
ustomizable
, free, curriculum
-
aligned content for
K
-
12 designed to decrease
textbook
materials costs
in
the United States and around the world.


Connexions

-

View and share educational material made of small knowledge chunks called modules that can be
organized as courses, books, reports, etc. Anyone may view or contribute
.

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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Creative
Commons Index of
OER
-

I
ntroduces
the scope of OER and the organizations cultivating its
increasingly vital role in opening higher education up to the greatest number of people worldwide.


Digital Literacy
Curriculum
-

Classroom
-
ready
digital
-
rights
curriculum
-

great
for anyone with basic reading
skills who wants to learn the fundamentals of computer technology.


Edmodo

-

A
safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content, and access
homework, grades and school notices.


Education World
-

A
resource where teachers can gather and share ideas, including lesson plans,
information
for educators, and information on how to integrate technology in the classroom.


Flashcards



Play
with online flashcards. It keeps track of what you know and uses that information to
determine which card to show you next. It's memory optimization based on
science.


Flat World
Knowledge
-

Remixable

textbooks by expert authors, free online and affordable offline.


Foxit

-

Solutions
for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents and forms.
Customers choose
Foxit

products since they are fast, affordable, secure, and easy to deploy.


Gcompris

-

An
educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10. Some
of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational.


Georgia
Virtual
Learning
-

Content
is available for anyone to view. Courses are divided into modules and are
aligned with the Georgia Performance
Standards.


GIMP

-

image
manipulation software for GNU/Linux and UNIX. It is a raster editor, which means that it
performs operations directly on the pixels that make up the image, and not a vector editor.


Google
Apps for
Education
-

a
broad IT solution that schools can use to bring communication and
collaboration tools to the entire academic community for free.



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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Immune
Attack/Educational 3D Biology Video
Game


A high
tech 3D computer game that teaches how the
human body and the immune system work.
Great
game for high school science students.


Intel
AppUp

-

A
centralized catalog of thousands of netbook apps in one convenient
location for
education,
social, entertainment, communications, etc.


Intel
Free Teaching
Resources


Free
, easily integrated tools and teaching resources to support collaborative
student
-
centered learning.


iTALC



A powerful
didactical tool for teachers. It lets you view and control other computers in your network
in several ways, including seeing what's going on in
computer
-
labs,
remote control computers to
help
other
people, show a
demo,
lock workstations for moving undivided attention to teacher, and much more.


Kahn
Academy


Supplies
a free online collection of
2,400+ lectures
via video tutorials stored on YouTube
teaching
math,
history, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics and computer science.


Learning Games for
Kids


Free educational
games
for preschool
and elementary school kids
that
help build
skills in math, language, science, social studies, and more.


Lily
Pond
-

An
automated engraving
system that formats
music beautifully and automatically, and has a
friendly syntax for its input files. It is Free Software (open source).


Little
Wizard


Development
environment for
children to
learn about the
elements
of
computer
languages.


Math
Worksheet
Generator
-

Easily
create your own math worksheets with practice problems to give your
students.
Generates math
problems based on a sample and then creates a worksheet
to distribute.


Memory Lifter

-

A
free flash card program that presents flash cards using various sensory outputs and using
a special display technique that enhances a student's ability to
remember.


MERLOT
-

Online
learning materials, web sites and educational digital libraries.




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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Microsoft
Mathematics
-

Helps
students visualize and see mathematical concepts as never before, including
step
-
by
-
step instructions and easy to understand explanations of fundamental concepts.


Microsoft Office
Training
-

Free
training courses and tutorials, as well as training roadmaps that show which
courses are available and offers information on the training.


Microsoft
Photosynth
-

Students
can explore famous places in the world with cinematic quality using this
virtual, visual three
-
dimensional tour.


MIT
OpenCourseWare

(OCW
)


A
free publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the
undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT.


Moodle
Exchange
-

Shares
Moodle courses and other content useful for Moodle teachers.


Moodle
Share
-

Community
of
Moodlers

sharing their
Moodles
, Moodle Sites, and Moodle Lessons.


Mouse
Mischief
-

Integrate
multiple choice, polling and true/false questions into your lessons with this free
add
-
in for PowerPoint 2007 and PowerPoint 2010 that lets students use mice to answer.


National Repository of Online
Courses
-

A
growing library of high
-
quality online course content for students
and faculty in higher education, high school and Advanced Placement.


OCW
Search


A
search engine that indexes the
OpenCourseWare

content
so you can find
courses
faster.


OER
Commons
-

As
a network for teaching and learning materials, the web site offers engagement with
resources in the form of social bookmarking, tagging, rating, and reviewing.


Office
Add
-
ins
-

Office
add
-
ins allows you to add academic
-
specific features and functions to Word,
PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote, such as making presentations interactive, graph equations, and more.


Ohio Treasure
Chest


Thousands
of high
-
quality, teacher
-
reviewed, interactive, and free
websites aligned
directly to the Ohio Academic Content Standards in math, science,
language,
and social
studies.

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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Open Course
Library


A repository
of course modules that anyone can download, customize and
use.


Open
High School of
Utah
-

Unique
to OHSU is our commitment to share the curriculum we have developed
as an open educational resource.


Open
Learn
-

OpenLearn

gives you free access to learning materials from
The Open University


Open
Learning
Initiative
-

Offer
these courses to your students. You can customize them to suit their
needs.


Open Michigan



A University
of Michigan initiative that enables faculty, students, and others to share their
educational resources and research with the global learning community.


Open Source Physics
Project
-

Open
Source Physics Project offers curriculum resources that engage students
in physics, computation, and computer modeling.


Open
Textbooks
-

Open
Textbooks allows you to view over 500 open textbooks in many subject areas.


OpenCourseWare

Consortium
-

A
collaboration of higher education institutions and
associated
organizations
from around the world creating a broad and deep body of open educational content using a
shared model.


Photo Story 3 for Windows
XP
-
This
free, downloadable program
has tools to
enhance, crop, and rotate
your digital
photos, and bring them to life with
music and
pictures.


Photosynth


A powerful
set of tools for capturing and viewing the world in 3D.


Rekentest

-

An
arithmetic quiz program that tests your skills in operations such as addition and subtraction,
the multiplication tables, decimals, money problems, percentages and fractions.


Seterra

-

A
very nice, and free, geography teaching package. Covers all parts of the world. Includes quizzes
and map exercises. Runs in several different languages. Each exercise has a high score list.


Small
Basic


A simplified
version of Microsoft's
Visual
Basic, suitable for kids and
beginners

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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Songsmith
-

Bring
out the musical creativity in your students. Choose a style
-
from pop to jazz or R&B.
Student
sing into a PC
microphone & Songsmith
will generate
music to
match his or her voice.


SoupToys.com
-

Takes
the concept of physics and transforms it into a software tool that lets children
play
around with objects that
interact
with the world around it in a manner that obeys all of the laws of physics
.


Stellarium



A free
open source planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what
you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope. It is being used in planetarium projectors.


Stykz

-

Free Stick Animation
Software
-

Create
your own stories in
stick animation pictures
. Add people,
animals, letters and objects and move and bend them a little in each
frame to easily build an entire
movie!


Sugar
-

Promotes
sharing, collaborative learning, and reflection.
Children
and their teachers have the
opportunity to use computation on their own terms; they are free to reshape, reinvent, and reapply both
software and content into powerful learning activities.


Sumo Paint
-

A
full featured photo editing / painting application, which works right in your favorite web
browser!
Create
, share, remix, explore, comment, rate and
fave

the artwork of its members.


Textbook Revolution
-

A
student
-
run site dedicated to increasing the use of free educational materials by
teachers and professors.


Tipp10


A simple
but effective free typing tutor. It logs and analyzes a whole list
of detailed
information
that can help you understand where you're making most of your mistakes and how you can improve.


Tux
Paint


A free
, award
-
winning drawing program for children ages 3 to
12.
It combines an easy
-
to
-
use
interface, fun sound effects, and
a cartoon
mascot who guides children as they use the
program.


TuxMath



An educational
arcade game b
ased
on the classic arcade game "Missile
Command” in which the
character Tux
must defend his
cities by
solving math problems.












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Teacher Resources (continued…)


Vision
Learning
-

Vision
Learning is an award
-
winning collection of peer
-
reviewed learning modules written
by professional educators and scientists.


We Teach We Learn
-

A
Student Created Content Course
Book
-

A
neat
fill in the blank book great for
elementary,
Special
Ed and/or ELL.


Windows 7
Training
-

Find
out how to get up and running with Windows 7, and browse the most
-
viewed
trouble shooting articles.


Windows Academic
Program
-

Provides
universities with curriculum materials, Windows kernel source
code, and a project environment for teaching operating system principles using Windows.


Windows Live Movie
Maker


The fast
, easy way to turn photos and video clips into great
-
looking movies
and slide shows you can share in class or on the Web.


Windows Live
SkyDrive
-

Gain
access to 25 gigabytes (GB) of free, online storage. Use it for a student or
teacher workgroup to upload and share documents in one central place, rather than trying to track them in
e
-
mails. Store your photos and files, and access them with a password.


Wisc
-
Online
-

Wisc
-
Online
is a digital library of Web
-
based learning objects.


Worldwide
Telescope
-

A
free tool
with imagery
from the world's best ground and space
-
based telescopes.
It not only offers guided tours from interesting places in the sky, but also enables students to explore the
night sky by panning and zooming to distant planets and galaxies.


Zoodles



A simple
, safe, and free web browser for young
children that offers a
virtual
toy box
full of
educational, entertaining sites that are age
-

and interest
-
specific.












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