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College Online Learning: iPad App Evaluation for the Classroom

College Online Learning: iPad App Evaluation for the Classroom | iPad learning | Scoop.it
The app development market is exploding. More and more companies are creating “educational apps”. In some cases, they are simply digital versions of a book or a web based tool. Some seem to have “no educational value” ...
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: 1:1 iPad Chat - ThingLink

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: 1:1 iPad Chat - ThingLink | iPad learning | Scoop.it
Next topic Thinglink. Check out it out. http://d97cooltools.blogspot.com/2014/07/11-ipad-chat-thinglink.html#.U8bz6FZ8cpw ;
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Literacy With iPads

Literacy With iPads | iPad learning | Scoop.it
Literacy With iPads
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3 Awesome Visual Dictionary & Thesaurus iPad Apps

3 Awesome Visual Dictionary & Thesaurus iPad Apps | iPad learning | Scoop.it
3 Awesome Visual Dictionary & Thesaurus iPad Apps :: Whether you are looking for a simple dictionary or a sophisticated thesaurus app, there are plenty of options available for you in the App Store.
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Google launches augmented reality game Ingress on iOS

Google launches augmented reality game Ingress on iOS | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“After becoming available to all Android users back in December, Google this evening finally launched its popular Ingress game on iOS. The game originally launched in a closed beta all the way back ...”
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Create Impressive Photo Collages Without Photoshop Using Photo Slice & TapnSlice

Create Impressive Photo Collages Without Photoshop Using Photo Slice & TapnSlice | iPad learning | Scoop.it
Photo collages can take your images beyond mere snapshots to create something special. What's more, creating a unique collage effect isn't hard using your iPhone or iPad and the right apps.
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Suvi Salo's comment, July 10, 2:18 AM
Noista kahdesta tuli ostettua TapnSlice (maksullinen).Tykkäsin, joskin aika hintava. Toimintoja kohtuullisesti.
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The Periodic Table of iPad Apps

The Periodic Table of iPad Apps | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ Visit the post for more.”
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Jan Eade's curator insight, July 2, 6:51 AM

This is a great representation of iPad apps incorporating aspects such as creativity, interacting etc as well as Google and Apple.

Alba Ortiz's curator insight, July 3, 6:12 AM

Recull d'apps d'ipad per educació

Stefan Welling's curator insight, July 10, 10:55 AM

Zumindest eine ganz nette Art der Visualisierung von Apps für unterschiedliche Nutzungskontexte

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Write About This

Write About This | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“An iPad app designed to encourage creative writing as well as prompting narrative and opinion pieces. The app includes 125 interesting images and 375 text + voice prompts.”
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Katie Frank's curator insight, June 29, 1:54 PM

Great new way to spark writing in students!

Joann McRell's curator insight, July 1, 10:02 PM

Prewrite activity

faezams's curator insight, July 4, 11:20 PM

Using a multi litearcies approach to creative writing

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How to work with audio in iMovie for iOS

How to work with audio in iMovie for iOS | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“iMovie allows you to add a musical score to your project, sound effects, and even grants you access to a handful of tools you can use to preserve the best part of a track and discard the rest. This tutorial will show you how it works.”
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Three ways to use iPads in the languages classroom

Three ways to use iPads in the languages classroom | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ 'It is the ability to marry teacher and tech that makes the iPad so formidable.' Will Strange explains his innovative approach to teaching modern foreign languages”
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How to go completely paperless with iOS

How to go completely paperless with iOS | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ It still takes a little effort to go completely paperless; with names like iPad and tablet, the devices we use still pay homage to a paper-based world. But there are some apps for those who wish to banish paper.”
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Augmented Reality Simply Explained for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Augmented Reality Simply Explained for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it

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Norton Gusky's curator insight, June 19, 2:28 PM

Videos and links to learn more about using augmented reality in learning situations. 

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10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ The 10 Exciting Ways to Use Mobile Phones In the Classroom Infographic presents 10 tips to create a conducive learning environment with the use of mobility.”
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5 Math Apps for Middle School Students

5 Math Apps for Middle School Students | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ For those parents and teachers looking for apps for middle-schoolers, check out these five great apps.”
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Why it’s important to smash a few apps (or what’s on your palette?) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch

Why it’s important to smash a few apps (or what’s on your palette?) — @joycevalenza NeverEndingSearch | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"Lately when I think about how I am going to accomplish a digital task, I find that I automatically consider the task as a creative process, a process that makes me dig into my digital toolkit or examine my digital palette, usually more than once, to discover new synergies. I’ve come to discover what I’ve been doing is commonly called app smashing. Roughly defined, app smashing refers to the act of using multiple digital tools or apps to achieve a creative goal."
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Fotor App for Easy Photo Editing - Class Tech Tips

Fotor App for Easy Photo Editing - Class Tech Tips | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"Fotor Photo Editor gives users the power to edit photos easily. Students can resize, crop, and rotate photos. There is also the option to add effects, frames, texts and stickers to an image. You could use this app to have students edit pictures that they took using their device during a school trip or after completing a science experiment."
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Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom

Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ These days, students can walk into a classroom and use their tablet or smartphone as the AR device to trigger to original content made on movie-making software and posted to YouTube, leading to an immediate and immersive learning experience.”
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30 iPad Apps for Music Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30 iPad Apps for Music Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"I just noticed that it has been a year since my last list of iPad apps for teaching music. Several new interesting music apps have seen the light since then and therefore I decided to create another more comprehensive list of some of the best iPad apps for teaching music to give music teachers more options to choose from."
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Susan Wegmann's curator insight, July 8, 9:41 AM

Music in the Content areas also

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Best iPhone and iPad apps to help you learn a new language!

Best iPhone and iPad apps to help you learn a new language! | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ Whether you're learning a language for the very first time or just want to brush up, these are the very best language learning apps for iPhone and iPad! Looking for the best iPhone apps and Best iPad apps to help you learn a new language? No matter what language you want to learn, there are hundreds of options available in the App Store. Whether you're getting ready to travel the...”
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Storytelling Fun With Foldify for iPad

Storytelling Fun With Foldify for iPad | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“Foldify is an iPad app that students can use to design all kinds of 3D figures on their iPads. After designing their figures students can print their designs with directions for folding their desig...”
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MeeMetICT's curator insight, June 30, 4:44 PM

foldify is echt heel leuk om te gebruiken. Er is ook een Foldify Zoo versie met dieren. Ontwerpen, printen, (kleuren), knippen, vouwen, klaar!

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Lego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps - NDTV

Lego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps - NDTV | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“NDTVLego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS AppsNDTVLego Introduces Fusion Blocks That Tie-In With Android and iOS Apps. Associated Press, June 20, 2014. Tweet. lego_fusion_line_ap.jpg.”
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UK Study: Texting Makes for Better Spellers

UK Study: Texting Makes for Better Spellers | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“A new study by universities in the UK and Australia suggests that children who text frequently actually become better spellers.”
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EDTC@UTB's curator insight, June 23, 11:52 AM

Could it be that the children who text come from families that are more affluent, and thus have better access to a quality education?

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Socrative Was Acquired by MasteryConnect - Here's What You Need to Know

Socrative Was Acquired by MasteryConnect - Here's What You Need to Know | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"Last week the popular student response service, Socrative, was acquired by MasteryConnect. This afternoon MasteryConnect sent out a message about the acquisition."
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Beth Dichter's curator insight, June 23, 11:30 PM

The good news is that Socrative will remain free! According to this post by Richard Byrne MasteryConnect. At this point MasteryConnect and Socrative will run independently. In the future Socrative will be merged within MasteryConnect.

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New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPad learning | Scoop.it
"The power of Twitter resides in the kind of connections and networks it allows you to make.Twitter is by far the social networking platform that teachers and educators populate the most. As such, creating a personal/professional learning network comprising kindred others is as easy as participating in the weekly educational chats organized on Twitter (#edchat as an example). These meet-ups enable you to meet and connect with teachers from all around the globe. They also introduce you to a treasure trove of information, resources, links, tips, and learning experiences that can be leveraged for your own purposes."
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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, June 19, 9:17 AM

Love this!

 

maralma's curator insight, June 19, 9:24 PM

Useful tools!

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 20, 6:33 AM

Quick, simple....easy to take on board.

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There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps

There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ These days, the word “maker” can be interchanged for “constructivist” and the Maker Movement is really starting to sweep the country.”
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Norton Gusky's curator insight, June 19, 2:53 PM

Alison Anderson from Getting Smart outlines apps that create "making' opportunities for learners with apps. 

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Ask3 - An iPad App for Creating Flipped Video Lessons Your Students Can Actually Respond To

Ask3 - An iPad App for Creating Flipped Video Lessons Your Students Can Actually Respond To | iPad learning | Scoop.it
“ Ask3 is a free iPad app from TechSmith. TechSmith is probably best known as being the company that produces Jing and Camtasia screen capture software. Ask3 is a tool that teachers can use to create...”
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Marcia Pereira's curator insight, March 18, 2013 7:54 AM

Some apps, such as Ask3, make flipping the class easier.