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The iPad is becoming accepted as a standard education tool, but are we risking our schools being locked into a walled garden?
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In 2012 John Tambunan used an iPad to become one of the youngest ever publishers on Apple's iBookstore. His book 'Little Fish' has since been downloaded across the world over 7,800 times.
via TeachThought Creating books on the iPad doesn’t seem like the first thing you might do with one of the popular little tablets, but it’s really quite capable of doing so provided you’re n...
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Even if they haven't used it, most iPad owners are familiar with iMovie. Many schools buy it for all of the iPads that they distribute to students and teachers. If your school hasn't bought it for ...
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.
Before I rush ahead with how I am going to roll out this device in my classrooms, I need to effectively incorporate it into my life and figure out how to use iPads to make me a better teacher.
Northfield Community School teacher Sindy Baker is already planning how to use iPads with her second-graders.
We don’t want iPads to just become replacements for notebooks and textbooks, we want them to be objects to think with. We want students using them to mess around with the world around them and their courses of study.
Elizabeth Forward students in all grade levels will be issued a computer when they return to school from summer break. On Wednesday, the school board
Judkins Middle School students unveiled 35 iPad minis as part of a school iPad lab on Tuesday.
I’d like to provide you with some tools necessary to sabotage a device initiative if you are having to lead one in your district.
via Edudemic As we look into integrating tablets in the classroom, it’s becoming increasingly clear that buying tablets for the purpose of enhancing learning is very different to buying tabl...
School is just about to start, or has already started, and you have been armed with iPads for this year. Whether your students will be 1:1 or you have access to a handful of shared devices, the expec
This neat list of apps centre around coding and problem solving, something we all should be looking to encourage students to at least be aware of if not become involved with.
There's lots of talk of the SAMR model, which simplifies the common process that people go through when introducing any technology, designed by Ruben R. Puentedura. This of course applies to introd...
The iPad may be powerful and used in classrooms around the globe. But it's still not fully utilized by most. Here are a few useful time-saving iPad tips.
Hyviä perusneuvoja opettajalle, joka käyttää iPad tablettia opetuksessa. Postauksen iloisin kohta oli kuitenkin toteamus, jossa on huomattu miten tablet laitteet yleensäkkin antavat tasa-arvoisemman lähtökohdan oppimiseen esimerkiksi oppimisvaikeusien kanssa kamppailevalle oppijalle.
There's a lot of questions surrounding the iPad workflow in schools. These questions (and answers) are critical to figuring out the best methods.
Teachers returned to school Monday to work with the Apple iPads that could soon be in the hands of every student in the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Schools across the country are launching one-to-one programs that put an iPad, laptop or other device in the hands of every student. But what happens when a school-owned device breaks?
Tips and tricks for using Google products with iPads.
Touch-screen tablets for young students have become all the rage. Some districts are even buying iPads for every kindergartner, a move sparking both celebration and consternation.