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In support of a 1:1 programme in school
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Mobile ATV in PE

Mobile ATV in PE | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
I have been using an ATV unit in my theory classroom for about a year now and have found that it has totally changed the way in which I can teach. During form time we use it to play hangman, this a...
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Guest Post: Stages of transforming teaching and learning with ...

Guest Post: Stages of transforming teaching and learning with ... | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Alliance For Excellent Education · home · contact · about · archives ... As we began our 1:1 iPad implementation, patterns of behavior started to emerge. Staff members were experiencing a variety of emotions and reactions to the change we were ...
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Kanex MeDrive at school

Kanex MeDrive at school | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
If you have read part 1 of this blog you will know that I have been trialling the new Kanex MeDrive. At home it worked brilliantly and I was apply to save iWork documents and photos from my iOS dev...
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The 'Flipped Class' Report

The 'Flipped Class' Report | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Ah the ‘Flipped’ Class. Yet another educational concept based on previous practice and rebranded to suit modern vernacular? ‘Can you get the lesson recorded a bit earlier sir so we can see it?’ (st...
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iPad and Education - No Longer A Debate!

iPad and Education - No Longer A Debate! | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
There is no longer a debate! If money was no object would a teacher want their students to have an iPad each? OF COURSE Even if they only used it to research a different perspective. Even if they o...
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The iPad and Pedagogy

The iPad and Pedagogy | iPad in Education! | 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 'ecosystem' using Apple techno...
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Educational Technology is not the Enemy

Educational Technology is not the Enemy | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
'What's the point in using new technology? I've been teaching for years now and my methods get results.' 'It's all very well using this technology but it's difficult to get to grips with and the st...
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Ofsted, Outstanding Teaching and the iPad

Ofsted, Outstanding Teaching and the iPad | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
If OFSTED were to walk into a lesson tomorrow they would see the following: Prior to the lesson students would have viewed an 8-10 min screencast introducing the topic. This resource would have bee...
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GUEST COLUMN: Williston needs the 1-to-1 iPad initiative ...

GUEST COLUMN: Williston needs the 1-to-1 iPad initiative ... | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
After many conversations initiated by teachers at the grades 5-8 level from last spring through the fall of this school year, a group was formed to begin discussion about what embarking on a 1:1 program might look like in Williston.
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[Video] How Do Tablets Change Education? – SimpleK12

[Video] How Do Tablets Change Education? – SimpleK12 | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
This SimpleK12 presenter interview is with Chris Casal is a technology teacher and coordinator for a K-5 public school with the New York City Department of Education. He spearheaded a school-wide iPad implementation ...
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Top 10 Do's and Don'ts When Flipping Your Classroom #edchat

Top 10 Do's and Don'ts When Flipping Your Classroom #edchat | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
DO Produce material for YOUR students to engage them outside the classroom. Generic content works as a starting point but students have greater faith in their own teacher's input. Decide on a workf...
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Teaching Tolerance Magazine for iPad - 1.1 / iOS - FileDir.com

Teaching Tolerance Magazine for iPad - 1.1 / iOS - FileDir.com | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Teaching Tolerance Magazine for iPad / iOS 〓 (Ver: 1.1, By: Southern Poverty Law Center Inc, Downloads: 1) Learn more about Teaching Tolerance Magazine for iPad (Teaching Tolerance Magazine / #iPad 1.1 #iOS - http://t.co/C0wRJDpB)...
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Volcano Announces New iPad Teaching Application for Its Recently-Released ... - Sacramento Bee

Volcano Announces New iPad Teaching Application for Its Recently-Released ... - Sacramento Bee | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Volcano Announces New iPad Teaching Application for Its Recently-Released ...
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The No.1 App for Every Teacher....

The No.1 App for Every Teacher.... | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Not all apps are created equal. The first version of Explain Everything was good. The second version is outstanding. As an educator my life revolves around learning, organisation, workflow and scho...
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Ten reasons the iPad is an awesome tool for classrooms and education - iSource

Ten reasons the iPad is an awesome tool for classrooms and education - iSource | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Ten reasons the iPad is an awesome tool for classrooms and education
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Over the past couple of years, I have had the awesome opportunity as a principal and teacher to be part of a school that adopted iPads on a 1:1 device to student ratio.
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Why iPad?

Why iPad? | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Opportunity If you want to enhance learning for students then use an iPad. There, I've said it. Colours to the mast and no doubt scrutiny abounds. Whenever I find an issue there is a solution. When...
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The Pace of Educational Technology!

The Pace of Educational Technology! | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
I'm sold on new technology in the classroom. If a 'traditional' style with rows of students and weighty textbooks works then I understand why there is no motivation to change. It just didn't work f...
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Twitter in Education - Barriers and possible solutions?

Twitter in Education - Barriers and possible solutions? | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
After a wry commentary on the '10 Stages of Twitter' many educators have commented on the barriers that exist to twitter use. As a proposed channel of communication for iPad use in school, it is im...
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Teachers - If we don't adapt, will we fail our students?

Teachers - If we don't adapt, will we fail our students? | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Talk to any educator and it seems they identify the same problems in schools today. Not enough time. Too much red tape. Data overload. Micro management. Exam pressure. In my time as a teacher there...
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Why Twitter is a Problem

Why Twitter is a Problem | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
It is all about context. The penny dropped as I ran a school sports tour this summer. It may be the holiday season yet I can still tweet about current relevant material to my students. But why woul...
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What can you do with an iPad in the classroom?

What can you do with an iPad in the classroom? | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
It's a tool, it's a tool, it's a tool. The iPad is not going to replace teachers or 'fix' education. There is a cost implication that must be taken into account and only an educator will know if it...
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iPad 1:1 trial continues. Plus Dropbox and Google Chrome tutorials ...

iPad 1:1 trial continues. Plus Dropbox and Google Chrome tutorials ... | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Our iPad 1:1 trial project continues to proceed, supported by various after-school training sessions. It's become obvious after the first few sessions that any formal planning of those sessions is largely redundant.
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iPad 1-1 implementation « Mr Hall's Teaching Blog

iPad 1-1 implementation « Mr Hall's Teaching Blog | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Mr Hall's Teaching Blog. Things that may help you learn things. Search Search. Home » Uncategorized » iPad 1-1 implementation ...
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iPad in Education: Doodlecast Pro: For "Flipping" the Classroom ...

iPad in Education: Doodlecast Pro: For "Flipping" the Classroom ... | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
There are a few teachers in my building that utilize iPads for instruction (sadly we are not yet a 1:1 school), and I've already passed along the suggestion to them when I saw that it is currently on sale.
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Auburn Schools Form 1:1 Technology Implementation Committee - The Daily Voice

Auburn Schools Form 1:1 Technology Implementation Committee - The Daily Voice | iPad in Education! | Scoop.it
Auburn Schools Form 1:1 Technology Implementation Committee The Daily Voice With plans under way to launch an iPad pilot program at Auburn Middle School, the school district has formed a 1:1 Digital Learning Implementation Team to explore...
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