"Educational apps are everywhere yet it is hard to find the appropriate ones for classroom inclusion. This exactly why we have created iPad Resources section in this blog, just to help you find your way through the cloud. We are also adding the booklet below to that section. This is basically a collection of some of the best iPad apps special education. These apps are organized into different categories from Math to Sign Language."
Career, as life, goes in phases - and knowing where you are can be a powerful motivator
Donna shoesmith's insight:
As we all reflect on our professional review paperwork, due in before October half term, an interesting article, on how careers develop, split into 4 interesting stages . . have a think where you currently are, but where you may like to be . . .
Using grammar correctly could be challenging may be not for those who are English native speaker, but surely for those who learn English from scratch. English language and its difficulties can be very much puzzling. Although, a dictionary or software can assist learners but it cannot give accurate answer. In fact, word processing programs are not very much effective in correcting grammar errors completely.
New curriculum changes, new MacBook - this resource may be of use to those in the English Dept. I will also attempt to add resource links as I find them for all other subjects. Similarly, if anyone knows/finds an excellent resource, please share!
"The presentation below is created by Karen Bosh who is a K - 8 Technology Instructor. Karen provided some key ideas and app suggestions for teachers on how to use iPad for digital storytelling. Some of the apps she suggested are not free. She has also corroborated her ideas with a set of students project examples involving the use of iPad for digital storytelling. The presentation is a little bit long ( contains 129 slides) but is really worth your time. Have a look and share with your colleagues."
"Further recognition of the massive adoption of iPad by so many schools around the world, Apple have just launched two new sections on their iPad App Store. One section is aimed at teachers and parents with apps for the children, broken down in to different age groups and learning activities. "
Are teachers using digital resources to enhance learning? According to this infographic found on teachbytes looking at how educators are using technology. Want to help teachers in your district fully utilize technology?