The State of South Dakota Classroom Connections
initiative is part of Governor Rounds' 2010 Education Initiative.
The 2010 Education
Initiative is a series of specific goals and action plans intended
to improve the state's education system by the year 2010.
The goal of Governor Rounds' laptop initiative called Classroom
Connections is to provide incentive money for school districts to
initiate one-to-one laptop programs for high school students.
This site will host
announcements about upcoming 1:1 events, link to the latest and best
resources in laptop computing in the US, and provide interactive
features that allows teachers to upload their best ideas for lesson
plans, engagement models, and classroom management techniques. The site
will also host a feature that allows teachers to ask questions that can
be answered by their teaching peers.