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Computers not too cool for school

Computers not too cool for school | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
The future is coming quickly to Spring Lake Park schools...
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Collecting, Annotating and Redistributing Student Work using an iPad, GoodReader, Dropbox (and optionally Jotform) | Wandering Academic

Collecting, Annotating and Redistributing Student Work using an iPad, GoodReader, Dropbox (and optionally Jotform) | Wandering Academic | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Advice on tools and techniques of collecting, saving, managing and annotating student digital work.
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EDCompass blog » SMART Notebook app for iPad coming soon!

EDCompass blog » SMART Notebook app for iPad coming soon! | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Available this summer, you and your students will soon be able to use SMART Notebook collaborative learning software on your personal or school-owned iPads with our upcoming release of the SMART Notebook app for iPad. This convenient new app enables a seamless transition between whole-class, small-group and personalized learning, allowing you to enjoy the engaging lesson materials of SMART Notebook software anywhere and at anytime.
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Mirroring Multiple iOS Devices To A Mac: Comparing AirServer and Reflection

Mirroring Multiple iOS Devices To A Mac: Comparing AirServer and Reflection | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
The past few months have indeed seen a surge of AirPlay-compatible desktop utilities and apps that take advantage of Apple’s technology for audio and video streaming. From games enhanced with AirPlay to enable new controls and interactions, to several desktop utilities that are now connecting Macs and Apple TVs with AirPlay, there’s plenty of options out there to beam images and audio to devices running iOS or OS X.
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How to get started with Viddy

How to get started with Viddy | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Similar to Instagram but with 15-second videos, video-sharing iPhone app Viddy is gaining steam. Read this blog post by Matt Elliott on How To.
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iPads in the Classroom are Changing the Face of Education | Mac|Life

iPads in the Classroom are Changing the Face of Education | Mac|Life | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Are iPads really making a difference in our classrooms? Take a look at this article for some insight on the issue.
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iPad Lesson Collection

iPad Lesson Collection | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it

After the excitement of just having an iPad in your classroom fades a bit, it's time to make it truly make an impact in your daily lessons.  Take a look at some of these ideas that Lisa Johnson has collected.

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AppStart: Best Word Processors: iPad/iPhone Apps AppGuide

AppStart: Best Word Processors: iPad/iPhone Apps AppGuide | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
The iPad is a truly great platform for writing. With the option of the iPad's on-screen virtual keyboard, or physical keyboards (such as the Apple Wireless Keyboard, or the iPad Dock Keyboard), iPad owners can quite easily type on their iPad as if it were a computer. But, which apps should you use as your portable word processor? Read our AppGuide on the "best word processing apps," and discover which we think are worth checking out ...
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Beyond iBooks: Childrens’ Storytelling Apps for iPad | PadGadget

Beyond iBooks: Childrens’ Storytelling Apps for iPad | PadGadget | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
The iPad is a boon for book lovers of all ages. Not only does it support all the major e-reader platforms, but it adds a new dimension to read alouds and bedtime stories.
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iPadagogy - YouTube

iPadagogy - YouTube | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it

A channel dedicated to instruction videos of useful apps for education...I hope to create my own set of instructional video on the iPad as our school district implements there use.  Be sure to check out http://www.k12techapps.com

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AirPlay Mirroring to a Mac (no Apple TV required)

AirPlay Mirroring to a Mac (no Apple TV required) | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it

This is a great tool if your school district uses Macs along with iPad2s.  One of the major issues people have with their iPads and Apple TVs are getting them on the same wireless network.  This seems to be a great setup and easy to use for multiple users in the room.

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Is the iPad a Modern-Day Babysitter?

Is the iPad a Modern-Day Babysitter? | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Do you let your kids play on your iPad while waiting at restaurants? How about when on those long road trips to grandma and grandpa's house? If you answered yes, you're certainly not alone.
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iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 1

iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 1 | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Capture the vision of using iPads to improve instruction.
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5 iPad Presentation Tips

5 iPad Presentation Tips | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
After working with Keynote on the iPad for the last month, I've come up with five presentation tips I want to share with you. Used properly, and in a situation that allows it to play its strengths, the iPad can be an effective presentation tool.
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Paperless Parent/Teacher Interviews!

Paperless Parent/Teacher Interviews! | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
I first tried to use my iPad to conduct my parent/teacher interview (P+T’s) last year when I realised that I didn’t need to write down a wealth of notes on each students and then fiddle...
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Watch movies on iOS: rip, convert and sync

Watch movies on iOS: rip, convert and sync | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
An iOS device is a great way to watch films, whether you want to catch a blockbuster on a plane or a romantic comedy in bed.
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ShowMe

ShowMe is a free iPad app that allows teachers and students to both teach (via its simple interactive whiteboard recording feature) and also learn via its ever-growing library of quality educational videos from teachers around the world.
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Clear 1.1 Update Brings New Themes, New Features & More | Cult of Mac

Clear 1.1 Update Brings New Themes, New Features & More | Cult of Mac | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Use this simple app for your next to do list
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Daily iPad App: Soundbrush lets you create music with a brush

Daily iPad App: Soundbrush lets you create music with a brush | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
SoundBrush is a US $1.99 iPad app that lets you create original compositions by swiping your finger across the iPad screen.
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Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps

Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it

There are so many apps now for education. What shall we do?  Here is a great resource that may help in your next evaluation.

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Review: The third-generation iPad Review | Macworld

Review: The third-generation iPad Review | Macworld | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it

Jason Snell does a great job explaining the "New iPad".  You should check out this review.

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iWork apps receive a couple of new feature enhancements

iWork apps receive a couple of new feature enhancements | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
All three of the iOS iWork apps were updated yesterday, adding a few new features to each part of the productivity suite. Read this blog post by Jason Parker on Apple.
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Laminar for iPad is a good Photoshop Touch alternative

Laminar for iPad is a good Photoshop Touch alternative | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
I liked Photoshop Touch when I reviewed it earlier this week, but one big issue was the file limitation of 1600 x 1600 pixels.
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How to get started with Paint FX

How to get started with Paint FX | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
Paint FX is a universal iOS photo-editing app that is particularly powerful and fun to use on an iPad, where you are able to adjust an entire photo or just portions of it. Read this blog post by Matt Elliott on How To.
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iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 2 – Writing

iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 2 – Writing | iPad for Teachers | Scoop.it
How can iPads be best used for writing? Read more...
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