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iPurpose before iPad

iPurpose before iPad | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
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The purpose of the iPads is so important.  This article looks at the way apps have tended to be catergorised even though many apps can have multiple purposes.

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iTunes spree boy, five, refunded

iTunes spree boy, five, refunded | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
The family of a five-year-old boy who accidentally spent £1,700 on iTunes receives a full refund.
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Modern Learning Environments |

Modern Learning Environments | | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
Designing modern learning environments requires a good understanding of the brain, learning and pedagogy.
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Salman Khan Describes Future Classrooms with Blended Learning

Educational technology pioneer Salman Khan maps how online learning tools can help physical classrooms evolve to become hubs for creativity and hands-on expe...
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Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - The Single Most Important Factor for iPad Success in Schools

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Augmented Reality in a Primary Classroom

This short movie was made for a TeachMeet in Melbourne I was unable to attend.
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A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education

A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it

A few months ago Educational Technology and Mobile Learning posted a detailed guide on how Teachers can Use Blogging in Education. We are glad this post has received a wide interaction from...


Via Jon Samuelson, Enid Baines, Kathleen Cercone, Cyndi Danner-Kuhn, Aki Puustinen, Bernadette Mercieca
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Chris Carter's curator insight, February 26, 7:19 PM

Beautiful infographic; powerful message

Anabel Gonzalez's curator insight, February 27, 9:57 AM

My Beginner ESL students have started blogging everyday and it has been a huge success!  They are enjoying it so much that they are improving their writing skills without realizing it. Blogging is good for all!

Maria Richards's curator insight, March 29, 4:27 PM

I SOOO need this infographic.

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“50 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities” - Teachers with Apps

“50 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities” - Teachers with Apps | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it

Whether you’re the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you’re undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids meet their potential and work through their disability. While there are numerous technologies out there that can help, perhaps one of the richest is the iPad, which offers dozens of applications designed to meet the needs of learning disabled kids and beginning readers alike. Here, we highlight just a few of the amazing apps out there that can help students with a reading disability improve their skills not only in reading, writing, and spelling, but also get a boost in confidence and learn to see school as a fun, engaging activity, not a struggle.


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BLENNZ Learning Library | Te Kotuituinga Mātauranga Pura o Aotearoa

BLENNZ Learning Library | Te Kotuituinga Mātauranga Pura o Aotearoa | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
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OpenDyslexic

OpenDyslexic | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
OpenDyslexic is a new open sourced font created to increase readability for readers with dyslexia. The typeface includes regular, bold, italic and bold-italic styles. It is being updated continually and improved based on input from dyslexic users.
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Blended Learning Training Resources for Teachers -- THE Journal | academic literacy development

Blended Learning Training Resources for Teachers -- THE Journal | academic literacy development | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
In the sixth installment of their monthly column, blended learning experts Michael B. Horn and Heather Staker outline what teachers need to know about blended learning training resources, and where they can go to get them.
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iPad Trial | iPad Research

iPad Trial | iPad Research | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
iPad research from the Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
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Pair Activities With the iPad

Find resources at http://bit.ly/mlearningLINKS...

Via mrsjgarcia, Lisa Johnson , Mark Gleeson
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My Top Picks For Content Creation iPad Apps ~ Mrs. Wideen's Classroom Blog

My Top Picks For Content Creation iPad Apps ~ Mrs. Wideen's Classroom Blog | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
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The Inside-Out School: A 21st Century Learning Model

The Inside-Out School: A 21st Century Learning Model | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
The Inside-Out School: A 21st Century Learning Model: wendell berry, digital literacy, citizenship, transfer
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Making BYOD Work in Schools – Three School Districts That Have Figured it Out | Emerging Education Technology

Making BYOD Work in Schools – Three School Districts That Have Figured it Out | Emerging Education Technology | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) can Work Well When Approached Properly. Since I wrote the controversial post, 5 Reasons Why BYOD is a Bad Idea over the summer,
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iClassroom iManagement – tips for managing an iPad classroom

iClassroom iManagement – tips for managing an iPad classroom | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
So, every school now is rolling out their own BYOD and 1-to-1 programs. Mobile learning (mLearning) is the new black! Whether it is just a fad or not, mobile devices change the way the class runs, ...
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netquester's curator insight, January 12, 2013 3:17 AM

Good suggestions to start considering now that the use of technology is snowballing

 

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Journey Through The Solar System

Come along with me for a journey through our solar system. A project created by a primary school student with his iPad using Explain Everything and iMovie.


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Sheila Mayberry's comment, November 9, 2012 9:09 AM
Excellent authentic use of technology to show deep understanding of the topic. How engaged this learner must have been. I'd love to know a little more about how this project was created using the two apps. Is there a 'how to' tutorial?
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ECE Online: Whakarauikatia mai Aotearoa: Early Years Conference's blogs

ECE Online: Whakarauikatia mai Aotearoa: Early Years Conference's blogs | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it

Have you checked out the free early years online conference?  Look at the abstracts now and register

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50 Popular iPad Apps For Struggling Readers & Writers - TeachThought

50 Popular iPad Apps For Struggling Readers & Writers - TeachThought | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
Whether you're the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you're…...
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OpenDyslexic font gains ground

OpenDyslexic font gains ground | ICT for teaching and learning | Scoop.it
A free font designed to help dyslexic people read online content is adopted by a range of software nine months after launch.
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