Retirement home residents engaged with technology

Retirement home residents engaged with technology

Bernie is instant messaging with grandchildren with whom he previously could not communicate. Gloria surprised her daughter — and herself — by initiating a video chat that brought them both to tears. Ms. Edwards confused her son in China by sending him an email; he called to make sure it wasn’t a hoax.

All three residents at The Fountains at La Cholla senior living community in Tucson, AZ, are participating in a pioneering program that has enabled them to learn new skills, strengthen bonds with family members and connect with staff members and fellow residents in new ways.

Retirement home residents engaged with technology

FAQ for Chromebooks

FAQ for Chromebooks – Oakley School District

What is a Chromebook?
Chromebooks operate on Google’s operating system; the Chrome operating system is built for (1) the web, (2) security and (3) Chromebooks.

What grades will be receiving a Chromebook?
Each student in Grades 5-12 will receive a Lenovo N21. Grades 7-12 will take home their devices each day. Grades 5-6 will leave theirs at school each day until Administration and Teachers agree that students are ready to take them home.
Grade 4 will have 15 Lenovo N22 and 10 devices the will have Chrome OS installed to mimic a Chromebook. These will be stored on a cart and will not go home with the students.

What items will the student receive?

FAQ for Chromebooks