Example device proposal

[My default classroom policy is for gadgets to be silenced and put away. (As noted in my tips for note-taking, handwritten notes can lead to better learning.) If you want to use a device throughout the course, email me a device proposal with your intended usage; the following is an actual example from a former student.]

I am reading through the syllabus and would like to ask for your permission to use my laptop during class when necessary for note-taking.

The reasons I would prefer to use my device instead of a pen/pencil and paper are listed below:

How I can help others: