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5 Excellent Text to Speech iPad Apps for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Excellent Text to Speech iPad Apps for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it

"Below is a selection of some good text to speech iPad apps that you can use with your students. Text to speech apps can be used for teaching all the four skills: listening, writing, reading, and speaking. They are also good for language learners and for special education students. You can also access the web version of text to speech tools here. Enjoy"


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Tracy Webb Sharp's curator insight, November 4, 2013 9:04 PM

We should check these apps out at the next Title III meeting. 

Rachel Hall's curator insight, November 5, 2013 3:19 PM

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Teresa Pearl's curator insight, January 30, 5:33 PM

Great text to speech app options for students who have difficulty decoding grade level text or need auditory feedback.

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A Powerful App For Every Level Of Bloom's Taxonomy - Edudemic

A Powerful App For Every Level Of Bloom's Taxonomy - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Bloom's Taxonomy has been steadily increasing its presence in my everyday reads lately.
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My APPitic

My APPitic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Get recommended app lists, webcasts and resources selected by Apple Distinguished Educators. Our recommended apps have been tested in a variety of different grade levels, instructional strategies and classroom settings.

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Karine Thonnard's curator insight, August 27, 2013 8:19 AM

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Jim Lerman's curator insight, September 1, 2013 6:50 PM

Excellent collection of apps organized by useful categories. Well done.

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A Visual Guide For Teachers New To Apple iPads - Edudemic

A Visual Guide For Teachers New To Apple iPads - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
What should teachers new to Apple iPads do when they first get the device? Here's an orientation guide that will hopefully help out!
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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension
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10 Digital Field Trips For The Modern Classroom - Edudemic

10 Digital Field Trips For The Modern Classroom - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Are you ready to explore the world without leaving your classroom? These digital field trips are the perfect way to safely learn about everywhere.
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A Practical Guide For Teachers Who Just Got iPads - Edudemic

A Practical Guide For Teachers Who Just Got iPads - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
There are some big DOs and DON'Ts if you're on the receiving end of an iPad in the classroom. This is a guide for teachers to save time and trouble.
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ANSWERED: The 5 Biggest Early Childhood Education Questions - Edudemic

ANSWERED: The 5 Biggest Early Childhood Education Questions - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
There are a lot of early childhood education questions being asked. Here are answers to five of the biggest ones.
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15 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Algebra

15 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Algebra | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Numbers can be tricky especially when the alphabet is involved! Problems, equations, formulas may seem complicated for a student to understand and challenging for a parent or teacher to explain.
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11 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Grammar

11 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Grammar | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
If you are looking for a fun and effective way to teach your children and students grammar with an iPad App, have a look at the following list. 
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Using an iPad with Free Applications in the Classroom - Monica Burns | Class Tech Tips

Awesome presentation via Monica burns aka  Classs Tech Tips blog!


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Megan McManus's curator insight, June 25, 2013 8:36 AM

This has tons of free apps to use on iPads in the classroom.

RitaZ's curator insight, June 25, 2013 9:34 AM

Worth sharing!

Sandrine Pac-Kenny's comment, June 25, 2013 10:10 AM
Great list for students and teachers.
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The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects

The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it

"We’ve clarified the difference between projects and project-based learning before. Projects are about the product, while project-based learning is about the process."


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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 5, 2013 6:57 AM

Easy approach, reeeeeally useful!!

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, November 11, 2013 8:31 AM

Not research per se, but it's an interesting prompt towards thinking carefully about uilding projects for education. There are may things to think about to make a project a really good, worthwhile learning experience. 

Miles McGeehan's curator insight, November 11, 2013 10:28 AM

I completely concur.  Excellent graphic.

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The 70 Best Apps For Teachers And Students - Edudemic

The 70 Best Apps For Teachers And Students - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
There are quite a few apps you should know about. We went through and compiled dozens of the best apps for teachers who don't have time to do so themselves!
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7 Powerful STEM Resources For Girls - Edudemic

7 Powerful STEM Resources For Girls - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
There are a lot of specially-designed STEM resources for girls that don't get much press. We're trying to change that with this post.
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Shake Your iPad to Generate Story Prompts

Shake Your iPad to Generate Story Prompts | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Shake-a-Phrase is a fun iPad app for elementary school and middle school students to use to start stories and practice recognizing parts of speech. Shake-a-Phrase has three basic modes; shake it, s...
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Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit: 6 Tools Every Teacher Should Master

Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit: 6 Tools Every Teacher Should Master | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
» Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit: 6 Tools Every Teacher Should Master |
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17 Tech Terms Connected Educators Must Know - Edudemic

17 Tech Terms Connected Educators Must Know - Edudemic | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Time to update your virtual vocabulary! These tech terms are important for all connected educators to know about.
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The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads

The Dos and Don'ts for Integrating iPads | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
"Put your wands away!" Professor Umbridge from the Harry Potter stories would tell the students at the beginning of each class. After a few classes when Professor Umbridge would make the announcement
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20 Free Multiplication iPad Apps for Kids

20 Free Multiplication iPad Apps for Kids | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
Would you be interested in a list of 20 Free Multiplication iPad Apps for Kids?
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10 Popular Blended Learning Resources Teachers Actually Use

10 Popular Blended Learning Resources Teachers Actually Use | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
10 Of The Most Popular Blended Learning Resources Teachers Actually Use
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iPad Apps - LiveBinder

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A nice LiveBinder collection of Apps for Social Studies by kyteacher.


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Linda Jones's curator insight, July 17, 2013 10:10 AM

Great organized collection for the Social Studies teacher.

Byron Northmore's curator insight, August 29, 2013 10:26 AM

This is wider than Socail Science - there are some good looking apps for ART aswell

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Online Safety With Professor Garfield - iPad Apps for School

Online Safety With Professor Garfield - iPad Apps for School | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it

"Professor Garfield http://www.infinitelearninglab.org/ is a free resource developed in part by the Virginia Department of Education. Professor Garfield teaches students how to be safe online, how to recognize and respond to cyberbullying, and how to decide if something is a fact or an opinion. These educational activities can be done online or on free Professor Garfield apps; Online Safety, Fact or Opinion, Cyberbullying. All"


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Catherine Samson Tolnai's comment, June 28, 2013 3:00 PM
great for early elementary
Jenni Borg's comment, June 28, 2013 4:15 PM
At first I was thinking that I was not so sure about this and maybe one for improvement; however, I can see its value for early elementary, and I really like it. It provides engagement, it's easy to follow, and it's fun.
Cath Ellis's curator insight, June 29, 2013 7:40 PM

Cute and very effective...I don't know why organisations are scared about making learning more fun.

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44 Education Apps For K-6 Open-Ended Learning On The iPad

44 Education Apps For K-6 Open-Ended Learning On The iPad | Education, iPads, | Scoop.it
44 Education Apps For K-6 Open-Ended Learning On The iPad
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