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5 Ways to Extend Tablets Beyond the Screen -- THE Journal

5 Ways to Extend Tablets Beyond the Screen -- THE Journal | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
Here’s how creative educators are using hardware and software to build a bridge between the digital and physical worlds.

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Education ‘gamification’ innovators set for January launch in primary schools

Education ‘gamification’ innovators set for January launch in primary schools | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
Gotcha Ninjas to be trialled in 42 Irish schools
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eSIght eyewear helps legally blind girl see in school

CTV Ottawa - News Network (Welcome (http://t.co/SuIJyz9LfY) @eSightCorp eSight Eyewear - assistive technology helps people w/low vision lead more independent lives)...
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Apps to Help Students With Dysgraphia and Writing Difficulties

Apps to Help Students With Dysgraphia and Writing Difficulties | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
Apps can help students and adults who have learning disabilities like dysgraphia or dyslexia with their written expression. These are LD-friendly.
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Tongue Pierce Lets The Paralyzed Drive Wheelchairs

Tongue Pierce Lets The Paralyzed Drive Wheelchairs | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) - An experimental device is letting paralyzed people drive wheelchairs simply by flicking their tongue in the right direction. But they had to get their tongue pierced first.
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OneNote Windows Store app adds Share charm integration, camera scanning - PCWorld (blog)

OneNote Windows Store app adds Share charm integration, camera scanning - PCWorld (blog) | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
OneNote Windows Store app adds Share charm integration, camera scanning
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OneNote is one of the best applications Microsoft has developed in recent years.
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Voice Dream Reader - Text to Speech | AppleVis

I have no idea for how long,but the app Voice Dream Reader - Text to Speech has dropped in price from $9.99 to $4.99 (#AppleVisDealReply: Voice Dream Reader - Text to Speech - http://t.co/UuQwcrlVK8...
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Supporting decoding - or low vision

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Top 10 camera phones for the perfect shot - QR Code Press

Top 10 camera phones for the perfect shot
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There are lots of smart phones with powerful cameras and this article describes some of the best smart phones which can help you click the perfect shot.
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QR quick access to loads of info 

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Maximize Google Drive on the iPad and iOS

Maximize Google Drive on the iPad and iOS | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
There have been a lot of updates to the Google Drive app over the last year, and you may have missed some handy features. Below are a few tricks to help you make the most of using Google Drive on the iPad.

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experimenting how to support all kinds of learning with ios iPad and the GAFE student e-mail

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4 Tools to Connect Students to Real World Math - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad

4 Tools to Connect Students to Real World Math - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it

"One of the challenges we face as educators is providing students with opportunities to engage in meaningful learning experiences that show them how they can connect the knowledge and skills learned in school to the real world. This is particularly true in the area of traditional math instruction if most of the time spent is focused on solving a set of problems in a textbook."

 


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Why geniuses don't need gifted education « soetalk.com

Advocates of gifted children hope schools can be designed to turn intellectual promise into world-changing creativity. Many of those experts admit that a lot of our gifted programs at the moment don't add much.
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27 Ways to Inspire Students to Innovate

27 Ways to Inspire Students to Innovate | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
Educator Mia MacMeekin made this infographic about ways to inspire students to think more deeply about how innovation applies to them. It's a helpful way to begin a conversation about what it means...
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What DOES innovation mean to you? :)

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Create a Dementia Day Clock using a Digital Photo Frame: Day Clock for people living with dementia

Create a Dementia Day Clock using a Digital Photo Frame: Day Clock for people living with dementia | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
RT @ZkidooKreativ: Assistive tech, digital photo frames as Day Clock for #dementia http://t.co/pouUg767jf http://t.co/MXeIEvMLq3
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Interesting way to support / change the #36 hour clock for dementia sufferers...

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Autism Activity Routines for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on the ...

Autism Activity Routines for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on the ... | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
The Assistive Technology Daily. from the North Carolina Assistive Technology Program. Skip to content. Home · About · NCRA/NCATP Conference 2013 · ← SMART Belt: A Low-cost Seizure Detection Device (Rice University) ...
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UPDATED: Facebook Adding QR Codes To Android App, Directing ...

UPDATED: Facebook Adding QR Codes To Android App, Directing ... | AT_supporting_all_learners | Scoop.it
Some Facebook Android users now have the option of allowing people to scan QR codes on their Android applications that direct those people to their Facebook profiles.
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A way to provide targetted, detailed info (personal or not)

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