It seems as though the minute the iPad was announced, innumerable light bulbs went off as developers and entrepreneurs everywhere came to the same realization: "We could totally use this device as a digital whiteboard!
I Education Apps Review believes devices like ITouch / IPhone / IPod have a place in education.
"IEAR.org was my attempt to start making sense out of the app revolution and how apps and mobile learning may or may not make a difference in the classroom....There is a lot of potential there as we all want to make a difference. I repeatedly would state, "if only we could talk with the developers to improve the effectiveness of these apps!" IEAR.org was born ..."
The most powerful actions for education are CREATION and COLLABORATION, and the device that wins in this war, hands down, is the Chromebook. With a Chromebook and Google Apps for education, K-12 students have a chance to learn everything. I'm not talking about learning how to use a computer, I'm talking about this kinda thing: . . .
Technology integration is not about learning to use a computer, it's about using a computer to learn.
One of the hardest thing with using the iPad in the classroom is finding the time to go through all of the apps in the iTunes Store listed under the education banner. We have started to list some of the apps we've found under each of the Key Learning Areas.
Using the SMART Notebook app, it will be possible to use many of the tools typically used on the SMART Board. It will be possible to open SMART Notebook file on their iPad, from an e-mail or site such as Dropbox, and write, erase, add text, move objects and insert images.
AUBURN, Maine — Kindergartner David Hall worked on math on his iPad Wednesday morning. Playing “Feed the Hippos Hot Peppers,” the Sherwood Heights Elementary pupil counted aloud as his fingers moved peppers into a hippo’s mouth.
Interactive Elementary creates innovative educational applications for the Apple iPad. Middle School Math and My Editing Buddy, the company’s introductory apps, serve students equipped with iPad tablets from North America to Europe to China.