FAQ

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Will this reduce backpack weights?
Maybe not right away, but this is one of goals. The District has been and will continue to research the use of online textbooks as part of the regular textb...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:02 AM
I do not have internet access. I cannot get my child to the library or other public access spot. How will the teachers accommodate for these limitations?
When assignments requirement internet access teachers will give student time in class and plenty of time to complete the activity outside the classroom. Th...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:03 AM
Are there USB ports for mice or USB drives?
Yes, the both Models have 1 USB 2 port and 1 USB 3 port.
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:03 AM
Is there any kind of location tracking software installed on the Chromebooks?
There is not tracking software on the Chromebooks but precautions have be put in place to make the device useless outside of the Jenks domain. If the device...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:05 AM
Can papers be typed on the Chromebook?
The Chromebook comes with Google App Suite. Students will be able to type documents, create presentations, spreadsheets, and other office products. More inf...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:06 AM
What about access on other campuses than central campus?
Wireless networks are available at all Jenks Public Schools campuses.
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:07 AM
You talk about about collaboration. What steps are in place for avoiding social loafing. This is defined as one or more students letting all others do the work.
Teachers can monitor a student's participation on group projects using Google Apps.
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:07 AM
Is it expected that it only to be used for academics at home? Can you really expect that of students?
The device has been setup for educational purposes, but teacher and parent supervision is vital. Facebook, Instagram, and other social media ...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:10 AM
Will the insurance cover a cracked screen?
Yes, the insurance will cover 100% of the first incident and 50% of the second incident. The device must be in case for insurance to cover damage.  Insura...
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:11 AM
Can the student purchase another $30 policy for that device to re-attain 100% coverage?
No, the insurance is for all incidents during the coverage period as outlined on the insurance policy.
Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 9:13 AM