Montgomery Township School District

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MHS - BYOD - Technical Specifications
BYOD Technology Minimum Requirements
As a Google Apps for Education (GAFE) school district, a Chromebook will meet all the educational needs of your students.  However, students may choose to bring a laptop, chromebook, iOs tablet, Android Tablet, or Smartphone that meets the following requirements:
  • Windows 7, Mac OS 10.7, Android 4.4, iOS 7
  • Able to connect to Wi-fi (AC best B/G/N minimal)
  • 3-6 hours of battery life
  • Must run Chrome
  • Must run Google Classroom
    • To determine if your device can run Google Classroom, go to the app store on your device OR to the Chrome App Store. Search for Google Classroom. Read compatibility features.
  • Productivity Software:
    • Must be able to access (on a tablet or smartphone, these apps should be installed on the device):
      • Google Drive
      • Google Docs
      • Google Slides
      • Google Sheets
  • PDF reader
  • Utilize Earbuds or Headphones
Additional subject area apps may be recommended by classroom instructor such as:
  • Calculator
  • Note Pad
  • Voice to Text App
  • Multimedia Creators (WeVideo or iMovie)
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