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Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite

Product Reviews for Teachers | graphite | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Graphite™ is a free service from nonprofit Common Sense Media designed to help preK-12 educators discover, use, and share the best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula for their students by providing unbiased, rigorous ratings and practical insights from our active community of teachers.

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12 Free Storybook Apps for iPads

12 Free Storybook Apps for iPads | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
You can give children access to storybooks with these free iPad apps.  In this list you will see eReader platforms that include picture books and chapter books - some even let students create their...
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A Quick Guide on Blooms Taxonomy Apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Quick Guide on Blooms Taxonomy Apps for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Blooms Taxonomy apps for the iPad. We have come up with apps relevant to each thinking level in this taxonomy.We have selected only the featured apps in each category which means that there are more apps to include but the ones we have mentioned are among the best.

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bloomsapps

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Blooms Taxonomy in education is a highly effective way to scaffold learning for the students. With the recent popularity and pervasive nature of iOS devices in school districts it is essential for educators to understand how to implement Blooms in the classroom using the apps that are available.

While this list is by no means fully comprehensive, it will assist educators in getting started when implementing iOS devices in the classroom.

This site will change almost daily as it will be updated with new and exciting apps!

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Adobe begins testing Ginger, its video presentation iPad app

Adobe begins testing Ginger, its video presentation iPad app | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
The software, which lets iPad users create video presentations, is in testing -- but only to those who agree to an Adobe confidentiality agreement. Read this article by Stephen Shankland on CNET News.

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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, October 4, 2013 2:08 AM

iPad users may cheer, they have another video presentation app on its way. Created by Adobe Systems, Ginger is now in beta and being tested by invitees.

The link to Ginger page http://www.getginger.co/

Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, October 4, 2013 3:10 AM

I've signed up to be notified when Ginger opens its gates to us, common people. Have you?

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Things to Think About

Get Things to Think About on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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PBLE-Problem Based Learning Experiences

Get PBLE-Problem Based Learning Experiences on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Class Messenger

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"Teachers use our mobile app and website to create quick short form messages in categories like Homework, Reminders, Surveys, Meeting Requests and more. Parents and Students get their messages from the app, website, email, push notification or even text message if they prefer. It's private, two-way, direct and ensures that everyone stays informed."


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"Teachers use our mobile app and website to create quick short form messages in categories like Homework, Reminders, Surveys, Meeting Requests and more. Parents and Students get their messages from the app, website, email, push notification or even text message if they prefer. It's private, two-way, direct and ensures that everyone stays informed."

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Classroom 2.0 Book on Scribd

Classroom 2.0 Book on Scribd | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

A collection of Classroom 2.0 resources contributed by teachers. Upload your ideas and knowledge.

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Educreations Interactive Whiteboard

Get Educreations Interactive Whiteboard on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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Documents by Readdle

Get Documents by Readdle on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, April 27, 2013 3:17 PM

★ READ ★
✓ View Office Documents
✓ Read and Annotate PDF files
✓ Search Inside Documents
✓ Edit Text Files
✓ Read Books and Articles

★ ENJOY ★
✓ View Photos from your Trip
✓ Watch Movies while on a plane
✓ Listen to Your Favorite Music

★ MANAGE ★
✓ Manage your files
✓ Copy Documents from Mac or PC
✓ Sync with iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive and other Services
✓ Share Files with Your Friends
✓ Protect Everything with a Password

★ SAVE ★
✓ Store Email Attachments
✓ Download Documents from the Web
✓ Save Web Pages to Read them Later

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This is the only document reading app I use - love it!!!
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ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics

ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Classroom assessment using an iPad and this app.  Create, collect data, compute scores automatically and print.

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Web 2.0 Annotation and Bookmarking Tools: A Quick Guide

Selected 10 annotation and bookmarking tools
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edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education

edshelf | Reviews & recommendations of tools for education | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
Edtech and education app reviews and recommendations. Find the right teaching and learning tools for your needs.
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Class Tech Tips

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Become a tech-savvy teacher! Monica Burns's Blog: "As a classroom teacher I use technology with my students everyday.  This is my seventh year teaching fifth grade and my third year with a class set of iPads. I’m always finding new and innovative ways to use technology with my students and I’m excited to share these discoveries!"

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teachwithyouripad - Blooms Taxonomy with Apps

After seeing the chart on of Bloom's Taxonomy on bloomsapps, I thought I could make a more thorough table. I like the headings that were used in the chart.

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Presentation Next app for Windows

Presentation Next app for Windows | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

Presentation Next enables you to create lifelike, jaw dropping presentations, data visualizations and drawings that are identically viewable by your Windows, iPad, Android, Linux, and Mac friends. It is easily the world’s most fun, yet professional HTML5 presentation maker. 

 

No software installation is required to view the presentations! Any kind of slideshow visualization created using Presentation Next can be viewed by simply pasting its ‘link’ in the browser. The presentation opens up just like a webpage, without the need for any special software.

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Mary Cunningham's curator insight, October 18, 2013 1:23 PM

Hmmm - maybe when I get windows 8???

Gav Morris's curator insight, October 19, 2013 5:24 AM

I need to update my phone. Mobile working.

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Apps teachers use to tame the classroom and teach their students

Apps teachers use to tame the classroom and teach their students | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

We consulted with students, teachers and some of the top tech and educational bloggers to generate this list.

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Animoby ℠ – Paint, type, draw, use voice in interactive board - Make presentations

Get Animoby ℠ – Paint, type, draw, use voice in interactive board - Make presentations on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, September 21, 2013 4:35 PM

A great app for creating presentations on iPad.

Sharla Shults's curator insight, September 22, 2013 6:26 PM

The age of technology...wonders never cease!

Animoby's comment, September 23, 2013 12:58 PM
Hope you folks enjoy using it! Let me know if you have any questions or need help! Thanks! - Eric (eric@appsis.com)
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Appolicious ™ iPhone and iPad App Directory for Education

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The education section of Appolicious is a listing of thousands of educational applications with descriptions and reviews. It’s a great place to go if you’re looking for something new, or just to check something out before you buy it.

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23 Creative Learning Apps For The Classroom From edshelf

23 Creative Learning Apps For The Classroom From edshelf | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it
A collection of iPad apps that can be used by students & teachers in the classroom, such as Book Creator, StoryKit, Toontastic, Rover, The Wiki Game, etc.
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WebSnaps.co - Website Screenshot Capture | URL Thumbnail Generator

WebSnaps.co - Website Screenshot Capture | URL Thumbnail Generator | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

WebSnaps.co is a thumbnail generator that allows you to capture, store, and display screenshots of any URL. URLs are easily turned into useable images for your own online application, or to simply store as records in your online account. Display your URL screenshots online with simple HTML that can be inserted into any website, or maintain a library of captured images. Other terms for websnaps include: thumbnails, thumbnail generator, web thumbs, website snapshots, screen grabs, URL snapshots.


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John Purificati's comment, May 6, 2013 6:17 AM
This is a great time-saver that will make presentations easier to produce.
John Purificati's comment, May 6, 2013 6:17 AM
This is a great time-saver that will make presentations easier to produce.
Portia Chandler's curator insight, May 9, 2013 9:52 AM

Seems extremely useful sd well as cool for web developers, designers, and graphic artist. Can't wait to try it out.

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32 iPad Apps For Better Writing

32 iPad Apps For Better Writing | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

32 iPad Apps For Better Writing---Today’s writers benefit from an incredible assortment of digital tools from which they can draw inspiration and productivity. Although some writers prefer to stick to old-fashioned pen and paper or even typewriters, there’s a vast population of others that are happy to take advantage of all the new tools out there.Some of the brightest of these tools can be found on the Apple iPad, and we’ve highlighted 32 of them here. Whether you’re looking for a place to scribble ideas, organize plotlines, or just find your zen before sitting down to write, these apps have got you covered.

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ICT Tools and Resources for Schools, Teachers and Educators

ICT Tools and Resources for Schools, Teachers and Educators | Edtech for Schools | Scoop.it

This is a collection of useful web and social media applications for anyone in education.


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Vania's curator insight, January 31, 2013 7:58 AM

Including the tool which this graphic is made.. interesting..

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, February 1, 2013 3:45 PM

Simple, clasiffied, useful... let's try a go

Schreib-Lounge's curator insight, February 12, 2013 2:04 AM

Tolle Resourcen!