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School trials iPad exam - Telegraph

School trials iPad exam - Telegraph | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
The traditional pen-and-paper school test could become a thing of the past after a leading exam board successfully trialled the use of iPads for pupils sitting a mock GCSE.
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RC schools OKs ‘iPads in Classroom’ – East Central Minnesota Post Review | The News Piper

RC schools OKs ‘iPads in Classroom’ – East Central Minnesota Post Review | The News Piper | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
By Jon Tatting— Rush City schools is taking a big step into the world of technology with an initiative that starts with putting iPads into...
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Free Technology for Teachers: A Nice Primer on Google Apps for the iPad

Free Technology for Teachers: A Nice Primer on Google Apps for the iPad | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
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The iPad and Pedagogy

The iPad and Pedagogy | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
There is a running theme on this blog – ‘it’s not about the device’. I expected this view to be challenged by a visit to ESSA Academy in Bolton where they refer to an &#8216...
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Top 10 Things NOT to do in a 1:1 iPad Initiative

Top 10 Things NOT to do in a 1:1 iPad Initiative | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Part of the benefit of jumping forward with a 1:1 iPad deployment like we have tried is that we get the opportunity to impart knowledge to other districts looking to do a similar initiative. While ...

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Seattle iPad Open House

May 10th, 2012: educators, IT directors and administrators visited The Westside School in Seattle, Washington to learn about our first academic year with an iPad implementation.
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Why iPads? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

Why iPads? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
My friend Miguel Guhlin at Around the Corner has done a great job of summarizing many educators' f...
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Guided Reading Independent Activity with IPads

Guided Reading Independent Activity with IPads | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Just thought I’d share something that worked well today during guided reading this week. I had been thinking about how I could make more of the Ipads during Literacy and Guided Reading, but I...
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Preparing Your School for an iPad Implementation - iPads in Education

Preparing Your School for an iPad Implementation - iPads in Education | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Planning is imperative for any technology initiative - iPad or otherwise.
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K-12 Schools Can Save a Lot of Money with Mobile Game LetterSchool | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

K-12 Schools Can Save a Lot of Money with Mobile Game LetterSchool | Virtual-Strategy Magazine | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Schools are currently deciding which new instructional materials to buy for the upcoming school year. The continued budget cutbacks in recent years have eroded schools’ spending capacity and forced them to make important choices for the future.
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iPad a Solid Education Tool, Study Reports

iPad a Solid Education Tool, Study Reports | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
More and more schools are jumping on the digital bandwagon and adopting iPads for daily use in the classroom. Apple's education-related anno...
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Innovate My School - Student workflow on iPad in your lessons

Innovate My School - Student workflow on iPad in your lessons | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Innovate My School is a global platform showcasing the latest innovative products, services, ideas and experiences that support teaching and learning.
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Willmar, Minn., special education students benefit from iPad technology [West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn.]

Willmar, Minn., special education students benefit from iPad technology [West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn.]...
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Do Cell Phones Belong in the Classroom?

Do Cell Phones Belong in the Classroom? | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Mobile devices are ubiquitous in American high schools, and their use is harder to regulate than old-fashioned note passing. But here's why teachers should be paying closer attention.
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Schools and Students Clash Over Use of Technology

Schools and Students Clash Over Use of Technology | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
By Katrina Schwartz When it comes to using technology in school, the tension between what students and parents want and what schools allow is becoming more app...
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In the Digital Age, Welcoming Cell Phones in the Class

In the Digital Age, Welcoming Cell Phones in the Class | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
No longer afraid of giving kids access to the Internet, a growing number of school districts are developing digital media policies that emphasize responsibility over fear.
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Why BYOD? | Apperian

Why BYOD? | Apperian | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Why BYOD?(Bring Your Own Device) Reinhard Schumak, Director Product Mgmt., talks about the advantages for your company to move to the BYOD model versus...
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Learning and Teaching with iPads: Quick guide to using iPads for learning

Learning and Teaching with iPads: Quick guide to using iPads for learning | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Educational Discourse Some good advice on useing iPads in the classroom.  See on learningwithipads.blogspot.ca...
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Research: Spread of smart phones leads to rampant cheating

Research: Spread of smart phones leads to rampant cheating | iPad Adoption | Scoop.it
Higher education will soon absorb a generation of high school students who frequently use smart phones to store cheat sheets, share test answers with classmates, and scroll through Google search results during exams, according to researchers who...
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PW-S schools to go high-tech with wireless, iPad projects

Ozaukee Press, founded in 1940 as Wisconsin's first offset newspaper is published weekly in Port Washington. For subscription information go to http://www.ozaukeepress.com.
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