After a yearlong pilot program initiated by publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, students' math scores jump 20 percent compared with classrooms that used traditional paper texts. Read this article by Joe Aimonetti on CNET.
"We’ve already seen 15 Essential iPad Apps For Students here on Appstorm, but I’d like to look at this from a different angle. There are an abundance of note taking apps, planning apps, organizers, and so on, but at the end of the day we have to sit down and learn things (terrible isn’t it?). Let’s look at some apps that can help with the learning process itself."
Web 2.0 and social media are so successful for interaction, working, learning and communication, we should take a good look again to the many new tools, software and apps we can use to empower engagement and improve communication with students.
After a yearlong pilot program initiated by publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, students' math scores jump 20 percent compared with classrooms that used traditional paper texts. Read this blog post by Joe Aimonetti on iPad Atlas.
A blog dedicated to giving educators free web 2.0 tools and tutorials for them and their students. ... I have compiled 17 alternatives to PowerPoint on the Web 2.0 tab at the top of this blog. The presentation method I would like ...
This is the first in a series of ‘Best of 2011′ posts where we share some of the best education-related materials of the past year. Be sure to check back on a regular basis as we’ve got some pretty exciting stuff coming soon!
What is an iPad?It’s a brand name—not a product—for a tablet computer designed, developed and marketed by Apple and used primarily for audio-visual media such (RT @ipadeducators: How to use iPads in te classroom - a primer...)...
Last week, I delivered a two-day workshop built around my tech book - Teaching the iGeneration - in Boston. A team of teachers from a school outside of Birmingham, Alabama attended, looking specifically for ways that they could better integrate...
I am an elementary school teacher that is passionate about the use of new technology in education. I am also the creator of Math: Evolve, a fun educational game for kids ages 6-12. Click here for more information.
I really like Symbaloo! A place where you can organize and share your favorite websites. How do you like Symbaloo? (RT @Melinda__Reed: Embed your Web 2.0 tools into Symbaloo. These tutorials show you how!