A BYOD approach can take several forms and at Microsoft we’ve seen many of them in action. Based on years of experience working with Australian schools, we’ve seen the best results from School Directed BYOD programs. This is when devices are fully funded and owned by students but are purchased in bulk from a trusted partner chosen by the school, allowing your leadership team to negotiate a specific solution that will drive the learning strategy. Other benefits of this approach include extended warranties, ongoing technical support, damage repairs and more.
There is also a handy guide that you can download here