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#Groupboard turn #ipad into a collaborative whiteboard #edtech20 #mlearning

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Groupboard turns your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad into a collaborative whiteboard, allowing you to draw and chat in real time with other people anywhere on the internet, even with users using a web browser. Use it for online tutoring, collaborative design, or just for fun!

Simple to use - simply start the app and then draw on the screen by dragging your finger. Use two fingers (pinch) to scroll and zoom. Click the Connect tab to connect with other people.

Features include the ability to change colors, shapes, line width, and upload photos which you can then draw on. Log in as administrator for the ability to ban users and delete pictures.

Use two fingers (pinch gesture) to zoom in or out and scroll.

You can set up your own free Groupboard which allows you to connect to 5 other people. 15- and 50-user Groupboards are also available, starting at $9.99/month. Groupboard Designer provides a more advanced whiteboard with features such as infinite whiteboard size and multiple pages, starting at $19.99/month. Once you have set up your own Groupboard, you can access it from a web browser by clicking on a link, or from an iPhone/iPod/iPad. You can also embed your Groupboard in your own web page if you wish.

FEATURES:

- Real-time multi-user: when other users are connected to the same Groupboard everyone will see what other users are drawing in real-time (no delay)
- Pinch (2 fingers) to scroll/zoom (infinite scroll/zoom when connected to Groupboard Designer)
- Shake to clear
- Upload photos from your phone gallery or take a photo with the camera and draw on top of it
- Upload images or pdf/doc/xls/ppt documents from Dropbox (document upload only available for Groupboard Designer boards)
- Save to the Groupboard server or your phone gallery
- Multiple tools/colors
- Fully compatible with Groupboard and Groupboard Designer (but note that some features, such as delete/move, can only be initiated from a browser and not from iPhone/iPad)
- Infinite whiteboard size and multiple pages when connected to Groupboard Designer
- Undo option when connected to Groupboard Designer (shake gesture)
- Optional eraser tool
- Print option on iPad
- Optimized for retina displays
- External display mirroring (VGA out) enabled by default when using an iOS 3.2+ device
- Log in as admin to ban users or delete pictures (use swipe gesture to delete a picture when logged in as admin)
- Connect to any hosted or enterprise (self-hosted) Groupboard
- Bookmarks of previously connected boards (in the Connect tab)
- Find boards using the 'who's on now' and 'top 100 boards' and search buttons in the Connect tab.
- Ability to launch the app from a url e.g. "groupboard://www.groupboard.com/1?name=bob&password=test&board_width=810&board_height=480" - replace 1 with your board id (name, password and board_width/height are optional). Note that you must already have the Groupboard app installed, and you cannot type this url directly into safari - you can only click on it.


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Curtin Teaching and Learning - eLearning: eLearning advisors

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The diverse team of eLearning advisors provide elearning workshops, send out periodic newsletter, provide customised consultation, support the eScholar program and more.

 

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Using Math Apps to Increase Understanding

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These 10 free or low-cost apps turn learning math into a game.
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Using Your Phone (iPad) to Scan Pictures of Prints

Many sophisticated apps can capture images of photo prints and create good-quality digital versions that take up much less space in the closet.
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Technology Puts College Athletics on a Whole New Playing Field

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Teams deploy diverse solutions to train athletes and improve the fan experience.
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12 Excellent iPad Apps for 1:1 Classrooms

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70+ Educational iPad Apps for Middle School Students

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Apple’s App Development Curriculum for Community College, High School Students Now on iBooks -- Campus Technology

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Apple has released its first full-year course to teach college students how to design mobile apps using the Swift programming language.
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Apple’s new Classroom app for iPad is now available on the App Store

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Apple’s new Classroom app for iPad is now available in the App Store. The educational app enables shared iPad experiences, task/group assignment, and much more on iOS 9.3 and beyond. HereR…
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Apple’s Devices Lose Luster in American Classrooms

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Over the last three years, iPads and Mac notebooks have steadily lost ground to Chromebooks, inexpensive laptops that run on Google’s Chrome operating system.
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A Collection of Some of The Best Educational Mac Apps to Use in Your Classroom

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About $50,000 worth of school-issued iPads go missing

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At least 100 iPads owned by Education Queensland are missing, but the department admits it has no idea how many iPads have been distributed through schools across the state.
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4 Excellent iPad Apps for Creating Educational Comic Strips

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Apple + Deloitte Alliance | EnterpriseNext

Apple + Deloitte Alliance | EnterpriseNext | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
Apple and Deloitte are joining forces to help employees work the way they live in a mobile world. Sharing information. Accelerating ideas. Connecting people, inventory, supply chains and customers, using the iOS devices they know and love. The leader in mobile experiences and the leader in enterprise digital transformation—coming together to reimagine the way we work.
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24 Educational iPad Apps Ideal for High School Students

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iPadpalooza Gold Coast | iPad Art Room

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And that's a wrap.... iPadpaloozaGC has just finished up, and as I sit here, exhausted, it's time to reflect. This conference has been a year in the
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Apple wants to change the way doctors and patients talk to each other — by giving everyone an iPad

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A pilot program in Los Angeles offers a glimpse of how Apple is trying to further tap into the $3 trillion health-care market.
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12 Good History Apps for High School Students

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10 Things Every Educator Should Know About... Their iPad - STAFFRM

10 Things Every Educator Should Know About... Their iPad - STAFFRM | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
“ As I said yesterday, I will be writing a post every day this week, each of which will focus on 10 things. Today it's iPads.”
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I learned three new things about my iPad from this post.  And I joined STAFFRM. Unexpected!

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Apple Swift Draws Support from Robotics, Drone Makers -- Campus Technology

Apple Swift Draws Support from Robotics, Drone Makers -- Campus Technology | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
Lego Education said it would be pairing Mindstorms Education EV3 with the Swift Playgrounds learning platform to allow students to program their Lego Mindstorms robots and other creations with motors and sensors.
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IPads 'help improve young pupils' skills' - BBC News

IPads 'help improve young pupils' skills' - BBC News | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it

The study - Mobile Devices in Early Learning - was carried out over two years and involved about 650 pupils in five Belfast primary schools and five nursery schools. 


Schools which took part were in some of the most deprived areas of the city. 


They were each supplied with sets of iPads for nursery, primary one, primary two and primary three classes. 


Researchers from Stranmillis University College then assessed how pupils, parents, principals and teachers used them over the course of two years. 


Among their key findings were that:
- The introduction of digital technology has had a positive impact on the development of children's literacy and numeracy skills
- Contrary to initial expectations, principals and teachers report that the use of ipads in the classroom has enhanced children's communication skills
- Children view learning using handheld devices as play and are more highly motivated, enthused and engaged
- Boys appear to be more enthused when using digital technology, particularly when producing pieces of written work

IPads helped young children to be more motivated and engaged in class, said Dr Colette Gray from Stranmillis, who was one of the study's authors.

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Report: iPad, Mac Use Growing in Higher Ed -- Campus Technology

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Ninety-four percent of higher education institutions in a recent survey said they use Apple's iPad to enhance learning, while 80 percent use Mac devices.
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One Campus’s iPad Revolution Results in Education Evolution

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Mark Lombardi, president of Maryville University, in Missouri, describes some of the interesting changes it has recently made in the education it offers. Technology plays a key role.
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Why the iPad Won't Transform Education -- Yet

Why the iPad Won't Transform Education -- Yet | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
Apple's announcement on Thursday that it would be introducing a new iPad textbook experience and iBooks authoring tool presents huge opportunities for technology in classrooms.

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4 Interesting Educational iPad Apps Free Today

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News and Events - University of Hull

News and Events - University of Hull | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
The University of Hull has published its first ever iTunes U Course called: 'Researching and Evaluating iPad in Learning’, along with an accompanying interactive Multi-Touch book by the same title.

These were both commissioned by Apple UK and were written by Professor Kevin Burden and Dr Sarah-Louise Jones from the School of Education and Social Sciences (Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education). 

iTunes U is a completely free set of courses available through the Apple iTunes application on an iPad that enables universities and colleges to offer courses to anyone who wants to study them. Currently over 900 universities and colleges from around the world provide courses and content on the iTunes U platform, including many of the world’s leading academics from universities such as Harvard, Princeton, MIT and Cambridge.  
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Jonathan Wylie on HubPages Great iPad tips and tricks

Jonathan Wylie on HubPages Great iPad tips and tricks | Curtin iPad User Group | Scoop.it
Technology Consultant for Grant Wood AEA. Educator, Writer, Blogger & Edtech Trainer. Father of two, husband of one, and an iPad guru!
 

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Akanksha Sethi's comment, October 1, 2016 4:08 AM
lovely post