iPad Apps for Education
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iPad Apps for Education
An exploration of apps for teaching and education
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Will Apple create the all-iPad classroom? - Inside Bay Area

Will Apple create the all-iPad classroom? - Inside Bay Area | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Apple’s foray into digital textbooks for the iPad could dazzle educators and corner a huge, lucrative K-12 book market.
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Apple expected to sell 100 millionth iPad this year

Apple expected to sell 100 millionth iPad this year | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Analysts forecast consumers will respond to a possible new iPad by opening up their wallets in record number.
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How Is An iPad Useful For Kids?

How Is An iPad Useful For Kids? | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
A large number of parents are making use of the various applications of iPads to make education more interesting and interactive for their children.
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Four Reasons Why Enterprises Should Lease, Not Buy, the iPad 3 | ZDNet

Four Reasons Why Enterprises Should Lease, Not Buy, the iPad 3 | ZDNet | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
The days of PCs moseying their way from CEO to office worker to mailboy over a long decade are, thankfully, long gone.
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InMobi Study Reveals Nearly 30% of Mobile Web Users Intend to Purchase iPad 3

InMobi Study Reveals Nearly 30% of Mobile Web Users Intend to Purchase iPad 3 | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- InMobi, the largest independent mobile ad network, today announces the results of its custom iPad-focused study, iPad 3 and the Mobile Market. The InMobi announcement acts as a forecast for the March 7 Apple iPad announcement in North America.

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30 Cool Educational iPad Apps for Science Lovers - Creative Can Creative Can

30 Cool Educational iPad Apps for Science Lovers - Creative Can Creative Can | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Expand your knowledge about the world in an enjoyable method using your Apple tablet through these educational ipad apps for science.
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Mobile Game LetterSchool Favorite Educational App

Mobile Game LetterSchool Favorite Educational App | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Everyone is impressed by the game’s innovative approach to handwriting instruction, its outstanding quality and its high replay value.
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Exceptional E-Book Creators: Episode 20 « techchef4u

Exceptional E-Book Creators: Episode 20 « techchef4u | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

E-Books in the iClassroom: How can, have, or will you use E-Book projects in your classroom? Want to win a free promo code for the full version of Albums FX (regularly $4.99)?

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Choosing the Right iPad App For Your Lesson Plans | Educator Studio

Choosing the Right iPad App For Your Lesson Plans  | Educator Studio | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

If you’re new to the iPad, you may be a little overwhelmed with the never-ending list of resources available—especially when it comes to choosing the right app for your lesson plan.

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‘New rage' for students with autism: iPads

‘New rage' for students with autism: iPads | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Teachers of students with autism say it's the year of the iPad.
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SLJ’s Top 10 2011: Apps

SLJ’s Top 10 2011: Apps | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

Apps are everywhere, and we think they have the potential to play an important role in children's lives. That's why we launched our blog "Touch and Go: A Guide to the Best Apps and Enhanced Books for Children and Teens" last June.

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New Study Finds iPads in the Classroom Boost Test Scores | Techland | TIME.com

New Study Finds iPads in the Classroom Boost Test Scores | Techland | TIME.com | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
A new study shows that students who use iPads in the classroom score better in literacy tests than those who don’t.
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10 educational iPad apps recommended by Explore Knowledge Academy

10 educational iPad apps recommended by Explore Knowledge Academy | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
When Explore Knowledge Academy has its grand opening celebration in March, it will become the first "iSchool" in Nevada with a 1-to-1 ratio of iPad tablets to students. Here are the 10 iPad applications used by educators at the public charter school.
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Montessorium Celebrates Cartographer Gerardus Mercator

Montessorium Celebrates Cartographer Gerardus Mercator | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
prMac is a free press release distribution service aimed at enhancing the visibility of press releases in the Mac world. With a Publish Once, Broadcast Many philosophy, we offer world-wide agency distribution services as well as top-notch RSS feeds.
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Apps in Education: iPad Apps that work with Smartboards

Apps in Education: iPad Apps that work with Smartboards | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

The iPad looks amazing when projected onto a large screen. The students in a 1 to 1 iPad classroom gets to see the apps at work. Have a look at the list below to see if any of these might be useful in your classroom. If you have others that should be added to this list please leave a comment with the name of the app and we will add it to the list.

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Quark’s iPad Magazine Dedicates Second Issue to Education

Quark’s iPad Magazine Dedicates Second Issue to Education | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
The Second Issue of Jabber, Quark's iPad Magazine App, Celebrates Student Work, Insight from Educators, and How Digital Publishing is Changing the Creative World...
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iPad replaces textbooks in science classroom — Crystal Lake news, photos and events — TribLocal.com

iPad replaces textbooks in science classroom — Crystal Lake news, photos and events — TribLocal.com | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
iPads have replaced notebooks and pencils at a far northwest suburban science classroom where students now shoot-off emails and instantly download lesson plans using the popular electronic tablet.
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Data and Analysis of a High School 1:1 iPad Program.

Data and Analysis of a High School 1:1 iPad Program. | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
The Westlake Initiative for Innovation (WIFI) project launched in August of 2011 in the Eanes Independent School District.  The objectives - create a culture of digital and global learning,  incr...
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Analyst: Apple iPad 3 May Offer Productivity Focus | Sci-Tech Today

Analyst: Apple iPad 3 May Offer Productivity Focus | Sci-Tech Today | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
With an expected version upgrade announced March 7, iPad watchers are once again starting to speculate not only about features, but a new pricing paradigm -- including what happens to the iPad 2.
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Apple denies sale of ebook containing links to Amazon

Apple denies sale of ebook containing links to Amazon | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

Entrepreneur and prolific author Seth Godin has accused Apple of blocking sales of ebooks containing links to Amazon's online store after recently finding that his own short manifesto had been refused.

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Apps in Education: I want my students to.....iPad Learning Objectives

Apps in Education: I want my students to.....iPad Learning Objectives | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

Sometimes we intimidate people because the lists we create are just too big. Sometime bigger is not better. Yesterday I found a perfect example of this. I came across this website on twitter via @meesterkurt. I love the idea of having the apps organised by what you want your students to do. This makes so much sense, even from the student's point of view.

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Digital Thermometers for iPads for Food Inspection and K-12 Education - sacbee.com

Digital Thermometers for iPads for Food Inspection and K-12 Education - sacbee.com | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire/ -- Aginova Inc., a sensor technology company, announced today it is launching several temperature probes for food inspection, for K-12 education and for cooking, especially grilling and BBQ.
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10 iPad Tips for Teachers

What Tips or Tricks are missing from this list?
Show us how much you know about your iPad...Add your tips in the comments area.


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How to Use an iPad Like a Rock Star

How to Use an iPad Like a Rock Star | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Even though it's less than two years old, the iPad's role in transforming every industry from aviation to education to media is nearly complete.
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Apple's iPad Transforming Education

Apple's iPad Transforming Education | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
The Apple iPad was introduced in 2010 and has already transformed communication and media. Now the iPad is looking to revolutionize education.
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