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Inquiry Based Learning in Math and Science with iPads – iPads in Education

Inquiry Based Learning in Math and Science with iPads – iPads in Education | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"The following blog post is an excerpt from the book, "iPad in Education for Dummies" by Sam Gliksman."
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More Great Video Sessions from the Teaching and Learning with the iPad Conference - Emerging EdTech

More Great Video Sessions from the Teaching and Learning with the iPad Conference - Emerging EdTech | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"The students at Franklin Academy have worked hard this week getting these videos edited and posted. In last Sunday’s post I shared three of the first sessions posted. There are now almost 20 session videos available on the iPad Teacher Academy channel on YouTube, and there are still a few to more come. After reviewing survey feedback, I have selected a number of popular sessions to share here in today’s post."
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Running Record Calculator | Stopwatch Recorder

Get Running Record Calculator | Stopwatch Recorder on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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13'' iPads Plus How To Backup Your Camera Roll The Right Way On Our Newest CultCast | Cult of Mac

13'' iPads Plus How To Backup Your Camera Roll The Right Way On Our Newest CultCast | Cult of Mac | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Apple and a 12.9-inch iPad; the first iOS 7 game controller is long overdue; Retina iPad Minis are almost perfect; strategies to backup all those iPhone photos you take; and Adam Christianson from the Maccast podcast joins us on this time on The CultCast!"
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appear.in

appear.in | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
This is a easy to use online video chat/conferencing tool where you can interact with up to 8 people at once with no plugins needed. You can also share your screen with the group, making it a useful teaching tool. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools
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Are We in an An Age of Collective Learning?

Are We in an An Age of Collective Learning? | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Rotana Ty shares a wonderful essay on collective learning for Permamarks blog. He has curated ideas by many thought leaders on the topic including Marcia Conner, Nilofer Merchant, John Hagel, Tiffany Shlain, Gideon Rosenblatt, J.
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iPads in schools: The right way to do it | Macworld

iPads in schools: The right way to do it | Macworld | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The Los Angeles public school district's troubled iPad rollout has been billed as a security fail, but experienced educators say that locking down iPads isn't the answer.
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Preparing Teachers to Teach Writing Using Technology

Technology is changing not only how people write, but also how they learn to write. These profound changes require teachers to reconsider their pedagogical practices in the teaching of writing. This books shares instructional approaches from experienced teacher educators in the areas of writing, teacher education, and technology.
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Learn How to Use Google Apps in your Teaching With These Free Courses

Learn How to Use Google Apps in your Teaching With These Free Courses | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
“Google in Education has recently launched a new series of courses on how to use its apps . The courses are free and you can register now. The courses will help you Learn how Google apps and...”
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5 Apps Students Shouldn’t Miss

5 Apps Students Shouldn’t Miss | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Our app advisors at Educational App Store have put together a list of 5 handy apps that encourage creativity and allow you to learn and study smarter. Codea has been tested and approved by ...
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Training Future Educators to Integrate Technology in the Classroom | College of Education and Human Development

Training Future Educators to Integrate Technology in the Classroom | College of Education and Human Development | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The future of technology in education can be revolutionary and endless. With access to new technologies and services, students no longer need to frantically write answers to pop quizzes with pen and paper. Instead, they can submit answers using instant classroom response polls and complete quizzes that display answers in real time, with online software like polleverywhere.com. - See more at: http://education.tamu.edu/news-archive/2013/11/training-future-educators-integrate-technology-classroom#sthash.6z5q4Xuf.dpuf
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Kids Games - Prongo.com has free educational games for kids

Kids Games - Prongo.com has free educational games for kids | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Prongo.com has fun, interactive, educational kids games.
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Top 15 Completely Free Book Apps For Kids! — Nov. 24, 2013 - Smart Apps For Kids

Top 15 Completely Free Book Apps For Kids! — Nov. 24, 2013 - Smart Apps For Kids | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
How it works: I go through the iTunes Top 100 free list in the Books category and take out the apps with in-app purchases/subscriptions and those for adults until I have 15 apps.
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Blended Learning 2.0: A Visual Guide For Teachers - Edudemic

Blended Learning 2.0: A Visual Guide For Teachers - Edudemic | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
There are a few key stages of proper implementation that you should know if you're looking to start climbing the blended learning 2.0 tree.
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Top 10 iPad Apps to Create Mindmaps ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 10 iPad Apps to Create Mindmaps ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Today I am sharing with you a list of some of the most popular iPad apps to create mind maps. I have got several readers here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning emailing me asking about these apps. The post below is the most recent collection of curated iPad mind mapping apps. If you are looking for web-based tools to create mind maps , check outthis page."
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Best iPad App of the Week: Boxer for Gmail, Outlook, Exchange and More -iPad Insight

Best iPad App of the Week: Boxer for Gmail, Outlook, Exchange and More -iPad Insight | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week. Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all our picks via the link at the end of this post and you’ll soon have a collection of stellar apps for your favorite tablet. This week’s pick is Boxer for Gmail, Outlook, Exchange and More – which I’m going to refer to as Boxer for the rest of this post."
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A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills

A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
“ While looking for a better way to start teaching students digital citizenship skills, one teacher decided to make a visual guide herself - and share it!”
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Training Future Educators to Integrate Technology in the Classroom | College of Education and Human Development

Training Future Educators to Integrate Technology in the Classroom | College of Education and Human Development | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
RT @TechMoonshots: It is inevitable that #technology integrates into the #classroom. #robotics @Aggie_Ed @vgocom http://t.co/7MzosTSdcp htt…
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How to export iBooks note to Evernote step by step - Cool Cat Teacher Blog

How to export iBooks note to Evernote step by step - Cool Cat Teacher Blog | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
iBooks notes and highlights can be exported to Evernote, Pages, email, or just about anywhere if you know the steps. You can export iBooks notes to Evernote.
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Coding, Making, and the Arts: Essential Tools for Students | MindShift

Coding, Making, and the Arts: Essential Tools for Students | MindShift | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Some of the most important subject areas and activities we want students to learn are the very ones that are left out of many schools: the arts, computer programming, and learning to making things by hand."
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10 Trends Driving the Future of Education: BlendedLearning - personalized learning

10 Trends Driving the Future of Education: BlendedLearning - personalized learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
I believe the ultimate power of blended and online learning lies in the potential to transform the education system and enable higher levels of student-centered learning through competency-based approaches.
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The Top 10 iPad Tips For Teachers - Edudemic

The Top 10 iPad Tips For Teachers - Edudemic | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
In an effort to keep everyone using them as effectively as possible, the wonderful Lisa Johnson (of TechChef4U fame) assembled this David Letterman-esque Top Ten list of iPad tips for teachers.
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10 Great iPad Apps for Teaching Elementary Mathematics - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

10 Great iPad Apps for Teaching Elementary Mathematics - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
This article provides you with a list of 10 iPad apps for teaching elementary Mathematics, which you can try with your kids.
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