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The Department of Instructional Technology has been professional development with the four pilot schools chosen for the 1 to 1 Laptop Initiative. All of the teachers were excited to be receiving their new laptops. The initial PD involved the basics of the program, operating and managing the device and an introduction to Gaggle. Director Barbara Williams and Gerard Newsom opened each session of the professional development with an overview of the program objectives and expectations. Travis Taylor reviewed the devices and features, and Stephanie Jones introduced the teachers to setting up Gaggle with their classes and it's features which include the digital locker and the ability to submit and receive assignments.