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Apps to personalize and curate your own learning
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App Store - FreeAppADay Store: Paid Apps For Free Daily + Game Reviews & Trailers

App Store - FreeAppADay Store: Paid Apps For Free Daily + Game Reviews & Trailers | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about FreeAppADay Store: Paid Apps For Free Daily + Game Reviews & Trailers on the App Store.
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65+ iPad Apps Perfect For Elementary School

65+ iPad Apps Perfect For Elementary School | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

If your school is considering adopting iPads, you probably know that there are plenty of educational apps out there. Not all of them are great and some are simply not worth the time it takes to install.


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Mobile learning: Design guidelines

While building m-learning applications, we need to think of a lot of guidelines to design the content and the technology. Summarizing the same here.

1. Do we add value to both students and teac...

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IconsPedia: Great source of images for making Infographics

IconsPedia: Great source of images for making Infographics | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

World's best selection of high quality FREE icons, for use in creating posters / infographics / display work for the classroom.


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Literacy Apps for Students on iPad

Literacy Apps for Students on iPad | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

"25 graphic organizers for students to use to organize their thinking while reading preparing to write. Covers all common comprehension skills: cause /effect, main idea/detail, sequence events, pro/con, story elements, characterization, word meaning, plot, KWL and much more."


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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, October 27, 2014 3:57 AM

Some excellent apps here to help students think about their writing!

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Wrong Focus: Teacher-Centered Classrooms and Technology

Wrong Focus: Teacher-Centered Classrooms and Technology | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

"What is surprising to most when they share this piece with me or ask me my opinion about the failures of EdTech is my response. For the most part, I agree that it is failing but that failure has more to do with us than with the technology."


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K-5 iPad Apps for Evaluating Evaluation: Part Five of Bloom's Revised Taxonomy | Edutopia

K-5 iPad Apps for Evaluating Evaluation: Part Five of Bloom's Revised Taxonomy | Edutopia | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
An elementary library media specialist reviews apps along the revised Bloom's taxonomy. Apps for evaluating Evaluation are reviewed in this fifth post of a six-part series.
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eduPad

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Create tactile e-learning apps for tablets. No coding. For free.
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Educational Apps for Kids by Lakeshore Learning

Lakeshore’s most popular educational games and activities for your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad!
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Surfing the Net with Kids

Surfing the Net with Kids | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Safe ways to learn on the Internet with your kids (Surfing the Net with Kids http://t.co/p1MbJiId #edtech #eLearning...)...
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Social ebooks service OpenMargin opens to all, turning books into conversations

Social ebooks service OpenMargin opens to all, turning books into conversations | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
The idea of build social activity around ebooks is starting to gather steam. We've recently seen Readmill launch as a kind of 'Last.fm for books'. Now OpenMargin, which launched in ...
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iPads in schools: 'The last generation with backpacks'?

iPads in schools: 'The last generation with backpacks'? | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

In survey, 16% of school tech directors expect to have 1 tablet per student within 5 years

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iPad in education

iPad in education | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Pearltrees is a place to organize, discover and share everything you like on the web.
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Apps for Autism - 60 Minutes - CBS News

Apps for Autism - 60 Minutes - CBS News | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
60 Minutes on CBS News: Apps for Autism - Autistic people whose condition prevents them from speaking are making breakthroughs with the help of tablet computers and special applications that allow them to communicate, some for the first time.
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Ten Tips for Designing Mobile Learning Content by Gerry Griffin : Learning Solutions Magazine

Ten Tips for Designing Mobile Learning Content by Gerry Griffin : Learning Solutions Magazine | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
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Thinglink — Make Your Images Interactive

Thinglink — Make Your Images Interactive | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

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Mobile Learning infokit / Frameworks for mobile learning

Mobile Learning infokit / Frameworks for mobile learning | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

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3 ways to enjoy Instagram on iPad today — iPad Insight

3 ways to enjoy Instagram on iPad today — iPad Insight | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Quick reviews of 3 ways to enjoy Instagram on the iPad (3 ways to enjoy Instagram on iPad today — iPad Insight: http://t.co/q6kKScsr...)...
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Findings Is New Tool For Discovering, Curating And Sharing Your Content And Clips From The Web | Mashable

Findings Is New Tool For Discovering, Curating And Sharing Your Content And Clips From The Web | Mashable | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

The act of highlighting a noteworthy passage in an ebook is being socialized by Findings, an online destination where readers can collect, share, discuss and discover such highlights from ebooks and web texts. The Findings experience is centered around shared passages and user libraries. 


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The Best Apps for Learning Sign Language

The Best Apps for Learning Sign Language | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Today's smart phone apps make learning sign language convenient and interactive. We've reviewed the best apps for learning sign language here.
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Mindset to Learner-Centered Environments | Barbara Bray - Creative Learning Strategist

Mindset to Learner-Centered Environments | Barbara Bray - Creative Learning Strategist | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Learner-centered environments don't just happen. They take time to change. Build teams of teachers who do action research on what works and what needs to change.
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Educational Apps: Will Purdue's JetPack Reinvent Mobile Learning?

Educational Apps: Will Purdue's JetPack Reinvent Mobile Learning? | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Purdue University has launched a new mobile learning platform called JetPack, a free educational app that replaces paper classroom handouts.

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40 Most Awesome iPad Apps for Science Students | Best Colleges Online

40 Most Awesome iPad Apps for Science Students | Best Colleges Online | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it

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Schools expect to have more iPads than computers in next 5 years - Apple Insider

Schools expect to have more iPads than computers in next 5 years - Apple Insider | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
Schools expect to have more iPads than computers in next 5 yearsApple InsiderA new survey of technology directors in US school districts found that all of them are testing or deploying the iPad in schools, and they expect tablets to outnumber...
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Everything you need to know to get ready for NaNoWriMo

Everything you need to know to get ready for NaNoWriMo | Apps for the Student-Centered Classroom | Scoop.it
National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, is around the corner starting on November 1st. If you're planning on taking the plunge, we've put together a list of tools that will help ...
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