All iPad purchases made AFTER September 1st, 2017, must  be approved by a Technology Manager. Please email iPadHelp@nths.net to reach out to us.

Mobile Learning Program

ABOUT THE MOBILE LEARNING PROGRAM

New Trier's one-to-one Mobile Learning Program (MLP) has been underway for a number of years now. iPads are used in New Trier classrooms, across disciplines, beginning with a small-scale pilot in the 2010-2011 school year. These devices continue to offer a unique set of features to students...» Learn More

MAKING YOUR IPAD SELECTION

To participate in the Mobile Learning Program, students are required to make an iPad selection as well as choose an iPad orientation date. Families will have the option of either purchasing an iPad from the district at a subsidized cost, or students can bring their personally-owned iPads...»  Learn More

STUDENT IPAD ORIENTATION

Students are required to attend an iPad Orientation session during the summer. If you chose to bring your own device (BYOD), you will be required to attend iPad training along with students who purchased their iPads directly from the district. »  Learn More

PROGRAM GUIDELINES & BEST PRACTICES

Your iPad is designed to be a personal learning device so it is important to understand the rules and regulations that govern the use of your iPad during the school day.»   Learn More

IPAD REPAIR, LOSS & APPLECARE+

At New Trier, we are committed to providing students high quality support so that they can spend less time worrying about the technical aspects of their iPads and more time on academic goals.  To make the Repair/Loss/Damage process as easy as possible, several services are in place to streamline the process.»  Learn More

EBOOKS

New Trier has been fully committed to working with teachers and department leadership to evaluate ebook options for classes. eBooks are typically less expensive than a textbook in print, and offer functionality that enhances the learning experience that is not possible in paper books. »   Learn More

BENEFITS OF THE MOBILE LEARNING PROGRAM

Our teachers and students have embraced the benefits the iPads offers in support teaching and learning.  Some of these instructional benefits include the emphasis on visual learning and presentation with instant recording, editing, and integration of audio and video... »   Learn More

UNDERSTANDING TEENAGE TECHNOLOGY USE IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Although there are significant benefits to using mobile technology in education to support learning and to prepare students for their lives beyond New Trier, it is important to be informed on topics of privacy, safety, and social media. This information will be helpful in making informed decisions about responsible use of technology outside of school. This section offers resources for parents and students as you try to find balance in your digital lives.  »   Learn More

Parent Communications

Mobile Learning with iPads