Beyond the Hype: Strategies for Successful iPad Programs in Higher Education

Tuesday, September 30 | 4:40PM–5:30PM | Meeting Room W205B/C
Session Type: Professional Development
We will share our iPad implementation experiences at Michigan State University, Stanford University, and Lynn University in terms of student response, organizational structure, logistics, and curriculum integration. Through a critical evaluation of our joint experiences, we will highlight the diversity of each project and the common factors required for a sustainable integration of mobile technologies in higher education.

OUTCOMES: Learn about the administrative processes, sustainable support models, and evaluation methods of four iPad programs at three higher education institutions * Understand relevant parameters in the sustained deployment of mobile devices * Examine issues and apply lessons learned for initiating a mobile device project at your institution


  • Claudia Engel

    Academic Technology Specialist and Lecturer, Stanford University
  • Terri Gustafson

    Director of Educational Technology and Esports, Northwestern Michigan College
  • Pamela Levine

    Education Technology Specialist, Stanford University
  • Mary Piret

    Assistant Vice President of Information Technology, Lynn University
  • Paul Zenke

    Director, Academic Technology, Stanford University

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