Deploying Raspberry Pi in the Classroom

Authors: Hart-Davis, Guy

  • Develop programming basics in an easy-to-learn format in Python, Java, C, and other languages.
  • Plan your Raspberry Pi network and choose the right hardware and software.
  • Increase your classroom’s capabilities for digital development and content delivery.
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About this book

Learn how to deploy Raspberry Pi computers in a classroom or lab situation and how to navigate the hardware and software choices you face.

Deploying Raspberry Pi in the Classroom equips you with the skills and knowledge to plan and execute a deployment of Raspberry Pi computers in the classroom.  Teachers and IT administrators at schools will see how to set up the hardware and software swiftly on your own or with the help of your students.

Step-by-step instructions and practical examples walk you through building your Raspberry Pi workstations and your network, managing the computers and the network, and troubleshooting any problems that arise. This book offers several points to involve your students through hands-on activities. These activities are designed to benefit your beginner and older or more able students alike.

Make Deploying Raspberry Pi in the Classroom a part of you instructional library today. 


What you will learn
  • Put an easily-manageable computer on each desk for students to learn Internet use and essential office software skills

  • Image, configure, and plan a classroom deployment of Raspberry Pi computers

  • Manage your classroom Raspberry Pi computers and keeping them up and running smoothly and efficiently

Who this book is for

Primary audience would be teachers and IT administrators at schools or colleges. It will also appeal to administrators at social clubs or organizations that provide less formal tuition or simply provide Internet access.

About the authors

Guy Hart-Davis is the author of more than 100 computer books, including several books from Apress—among them Learn Office 2016 for Mac, Learn Excel 2016 for Mac, and Pro Office for iPad.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Planning Your Raspberry Pi Classroom Deployment

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 1-16

  • Choosing Raspberry Pi Hardware

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 17-54

  • Choosing Operating Systems for Raspberry Pi

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 55-69

  • Brief Tutorial on Raspberry Pi Essentials

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 71-136

  • Building the Raspberry Pi Computers and Installing Software

    Hart-Davis, Guy

    Pages 137-184

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2304-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-2303-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Deploying Raspberry Pi in the Classroom
Authors
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Guy Hart-Davis
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-2304-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-2304-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-2303-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 293
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 180 illustrations in colour
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