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For the first time ever market data shows that in the June quarter iPad sales in education have surpassed the sales of PCs to schools in the U.S. This trend currently puts the iPad on the path to replace PCs in schools, according to one analysis.
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Flickr: Lexie Flickinger By Matt Levinson As schools get ready to deploy iPads this year, each one is scrambling to figure out how to develop an eff...
This infographic shows that kids are way more into tablets than you might have guessed.
What apps should I use? The number one question when an educator receives an iPad. Whether it is training colleagues with the technology, or educators finding their own way, the ‘best’ ...
Jarrod is known throughout the online community as “The PE Geek”, and authors a blog of the same name at www.thepegeek.com which has proved to be an invaluable resource for teachers seeking effective use of 21st century tools in PE.
"Bridging the gap between Physical Education & ICT...Yep I'm a P.E Geek!"
The back-to-school flurry has begun. Teachers all around you are decorating bulletin boards, organizing their gradebooks, and collaborating on which ice-breaker games to use with their advisories.
Who doesn’t like free? And who doesn’t like great iPad apps? When the two come together it’s great stuff. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent free iPad app each week.
The iPad has quickly become a common place tool in schools around the world. This LiveBinder will highlight sites and information about the iPad and how it is being used in classrooms and schools.
Using the iPad where many Apps are generally single function, requires a different approach to create useful learning outcomes that moves the integration of the iPad in learning from the Subsitution model to the Redefinition ...
many schools are turning to iPads as an educational tool, using apps for every learning style, and even learning disabilities...
In 2010 Professor Dylan Wiliam took over a year 8
classroom at Hertswood School and tested six simple ideas that transformed the quality of the class’ education.
At the end of the term, students apparently learned twice as much as they were expected to learn over the course of the term. A few of these techniques can easily be used in iPad classes.
The six simple implemented innovations...
A first look at the new Smart Notebook app for the iPad.
iPad 1:1 Reflection Group - ipad, 1:1, integration, apps, education, web 2.0, devices, mobile learning, - We are just about to introduce an iPad 1:1 programme at my school if you have any advice, links, research or just want to express...
Usually, iPad deployment will depend more on budget issues, who will pay for apps, networking logistics, check-in and check-out procedures, school and district tech-use policies,…...
Before you send a recorded video to a friend or upload it to YouTube, you can make some quick edits and ditch unnecessary parts of any recorded video by using the built-in Trim feature. It’s just like trimming in QuickTime but it can be done right on your iOS device.
Your Google Plus page reflects your businesses online identity. It’s also a perfect way to connect and interact with your existing customers and potential clients.
Nowadays, many businesses have realised the advantages that can be gained from running successful social media campaigns and have adapted their marketing strategies to include Facebook and Twitter. Google Plus is still relatively new but all signs are saying that this social media platform will probably be one of the biggest in the future when it comes to business.
One of the most difficult challenges for the teachers at my school is changing from workbooks and worksheets to get students to work and monitor their answers.
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Learning how to tell the time is a key social and life skill for all young kids. Tell Time, is a simple but very effective app for teaching elementary kids how to tell the time.