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Why (Not How) We Should Use iPads In Education - Edudemic

Why (Not How) We Should Use iPads In Education - Edudemic | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
It's time to start asking the tough question about iPads in education. Why are we using it, not just how should we use it?
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Students pioneer the iPad frontier - The Buffalo News

Students pioneer the iPad frontier  - The Buffalo News | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
In the long history of technology innovation, the iPad is an infant. But since its unveiling three years ago, the skinny, 10-inch wonder device has been transforming education at every level.
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Beresford High School brings iPads into the learning process

Beresford High School brings iPads into the learning process | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
For years schools have taught kids fundamental skills like math, reading, science and English.
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Ramping Up Technology for Your Next PBL Project

Ramping Up Technology for Your Next PBL Project | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
In my last post about taking PBL projects up a notch, I focused on integration of subject matters and disciplines. Fittingly, this post focuses on integrating technology. Teachers often adjust and im
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Help Students De-Stress for Success

Help Students De-Stress for Success | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Drug addiction, pregnancy prevention, and eating disorders are all part of the curriculum in the high school health education class I teach. As attention-getting as those topics may be, I like to sta
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Whiteboards for Dummies | Scholastic.com

Whiteboards for Dummies | Scholastic.com | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Go beyond the same six tricks to maximize whiteboard use.
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Snapshot of a Deeper Learning Classroom: Aligning TED Talks to the Four Cs

Snapshot of a Deeper Learning Classroom: Aligning TED Talks to the Four Cs | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Edutopia is pleased to premiere the first blog in a new series
designed to showcase compelling examples of how students are
developing 21st century skills through a deeper-level of learning.
Through
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Lexington students not getting iPads for time being

Lexington students not getting iPads for time being | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
LEXINGTON — Lexington Public Schools will stick with laptop computers for now.
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How 'Big Three' Publishers Are Approaching iPad Textbooks -- THE Journal

How 'Big Three' Publishers Are Approaching iPad Textbooks -- THE Journal | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it

Questions and opportunities surround the still-nascent iPad textbook market. T.H.E. Journal looked at the offerings from the 'big three' publishers--Pearson, McGraw-Hill, and HMH--to discern where the industry is, and where it might be headed.

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North Hills teachers write a textbook for online curriculum

North Hills teachers write a textbook for online curriculum | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
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Why Tablets Are Important for Educating Our Children | GeekDad | Wired.com

Why Tablets Are Important for Educating Our Children | GeekDad | Wired.com | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
The other night I was at a information evening at my children's school here in Melbourne, Australia.
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iPads in education: Where's the money coming from? | Macworld

iPads in education: Where's the money coming from? | Macworld | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
With the launch of the iPad mini, some observers expect Apple's tablets to pour into schools. But in a time of recession-squeezed budgets, where will the money come from? Joel Mathis investigates how schools are finding funds.
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Teachers Find iPad Slide-sharing App Nearpod Like 'PowerPoint on Steroids' -- THE Journal

Teachers Find iPad Slide-sharing App Nearpod Like 'PowerPoint on Steroids' -- THE Journal | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Three educators explain how the slide-sharing app Nearpod--which lets teachers create and share presentations on students' iPads--is changing the face of lesson delivery at their schools.
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For Pittsburgh teachers, iPads keeping students charged

For Pittsburgh teachers, iPads keeping students charged | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Changing the Classroom: One in an occasional series on teaching in Pittsburgh Public Schools
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Does the Smartphone Have a Place in the Classroom? -- THE Journal

Does the Smartphone Have a Place in the Classroom? -- THE Journal | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
With an increasing number of social networks and technologies commanding more and more of our students' time and attention, are we too far gone to successfully integrate smartphones and mobile technologies into classroom learning?
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School gadgets boost student communication - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

School gadgets boost student communication - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
A pilot study of technology that is helping Canberra students with learning difficulties could be expanded in light of its early success.
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Five common misconceptions about today’s students | eSchool News

Five common misconceptions about today’s students | eSchool News | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
It seems that every generation has a few gripes about the younger ones. But are there misconceptions specific to today’s students?
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Using Film to Teach Common Core Skills

Using Film to Teach Common Core Skills | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
A secondary language arts teacher shares how she uses film to inspire her students' interaction with a variety of texts.
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24 Ed-Tech Terms You Should Know

24 Ed-Tech Terms You Should Know | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Cutting through the buzzwords to talk about what matters in school technology.
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gwynethjones's curator insight, January 27, 2013 7:03 PM

Excellent!

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Тенденции в развитии образовательных технологий

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Gamification for the WIN! \\FTW//
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Live from the First iPad Summit

Live from the First iPad Summit | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it

Takeaway from first iPad Summit: If iPad implementation doesn't redefine how schools use technology to create and perform tasks, it's not worth the investment.

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Jill Leafstedt's curator insight, December 13, 2012 1:08 PM

Can't wait to hear more about he iPad Summit.

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iPads ‘speak’ for non-verbal, autistic kids

iPads ‘speak’ for non-verbal, autistic kids | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Tablets, using special programs, can "speak" for non-verbal autistic kids. Educators say they're making huge breakthroughs because of technology.
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New education initiative helps prepare students for workforce - Sentinel & Enterprise

New education initiative helps prepare students for workforce - Sentinel & Enterprise | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
LEOMINSTER -- Be the journalist.
Be the mathematician.
It could be the creed for the School Department, which is implementing the new Massachusetts Frameworks for math and English language arts.
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Five Tips for Supporting iPads in the Classroom

Five Tips for Supporting iPads in the Classroom | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
The true magic in putting tablets in the classroom comes from effective teacher pedagogy and implementation models, says digital-learning expert Jennie Magiera.
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Reynoldsburg schools attracting rave reviews

Reynoldsburg schools attracting rave reviews | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Reynoldsburg schools long have been considered trailblazers in the state, trying new approaches to reach students.
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A Principal's Perspective: Preparing to Distribute Student iPads?

A Principal's Perspective: Preparing to Distribute Student iPads? | Apple Educational Technology | Scoop.it

Yes, let's give students iPads so they can be smarter and learn better. It sounds so easy.

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