iPad Apps for Education
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iPad Apps for Education
An exploration of apps for teaching and education
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Interactive ebooks take on fiction novels

Interactive ebooks take on fiction novels | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
New transmedia publishing company Chafie Creative Group is trying to breathe life into fiction novels with a new iPad app called Immersedition, which will showcase the written word and storytelling while enhancing it with an array of interactive...
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App Store - NYTimes Election 2012

App Store - NYTimes Election 2012 | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots and learn more about NYTimes Election 2012 on the App Store. Download NYTimes Election 2012 and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
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Apps in Education: Screencasting Apps for the iPad

Apps in Education: Screencasting Apps for the iPad | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

Looking for app reviews and technology integration advice? I just came across a great site - Technology with Intention. This article is on Screencasting Apps and is an example of what to expect from this site - comprehensive easy to read analysis in table format of a variety of apps. This is then followed by individual reviews of each of the apps mentioned.

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Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - How to Set Up Gmail for School iPads and iPods

Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - How to Set Up Gmail for School iPads and iPods | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

One challenge for teachers with students using devices like iPad and iPod touch is collecting student work. Unfortunately, there is not one consistent way for apps to export what a user creates.

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Is Microsoft Office coming to Apple's iPad?

Is Microsoft Office coming to Apple's iPad? | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Microsoft on the iPad: According to some unnamed sources of the Daily writer Matt Hickey, Microsoft is prepping iPad-versions of its Office suite of software.
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The iPad provides a voice to children with autism

The iPad provides a voice to children with autism | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Learn about how iPad is helping autistic children communicate, express their feelings, socialize, learn, and play.
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iLearn: 100+ iPad Apps Perfect For High School

iLearn: 100+ iPad Apps Perfect For High School | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Empower Mobile Learn will deliver an interactive teaching and learning experience to support learners and instructors who want to do more from their Iphone or Ipad .
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Turning Students Into Teachers - iPads in Education

Turning Students Into Teachers - iPads in Education | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
The best way to learn anything is to teach it to someone else . Isn't that what you've always been told? It's true ...
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Free Technology for Teachers: SlideShark - Convert & View PPT on Your iPad

Free Technology for Teachers: SlideShark - Convert & View PPT on Your iPad | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

SlideShark is a free app for converting and viewing PPT files on your iPad. SlideShark converts your PowerPoint files without losing any of your original formatting, transitions, or animations.

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Teaching and Learning: Using iPads in the Classroom | Edutopia

Teaching and Learning: Using iPads in the Classroom | Edutopia | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Blogger Ben Johnson shares iPad features to assist in classroom learning as well as apps to include in curriculum.
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Subtext for iPad: Reading Together Is Pretty Fun

Subtext for iPad: Reading Together Is Pretty Fun | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Reading is a pretty personal experience. But that doesn't mean it has to be lonely. People join book clubs! People go to author readings! People want to share.
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iBooks update allows distraction-free reading - Macgasm

iBooks update allows distraction-free reading - Macgasm | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Apple updates their iBooks iOS app to include new features like distraction-free reading.
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Challenging the Education Status Quo

London Jenks, a young Wyoming school teacher, is changing education with smartphones and iPads.
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Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2011: The iPad

Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2011:  The iPad | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Welcome to the first in my year-end series “Top 10 Ed-Tech Trends of 2011.” I’ve identified some of the most important trends from this year, which I’ll be highlighting here over the course of the next few weeks.
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How the iPad 2 Became My Favorite Computer

How the iPad 2 Became My Favorite Computer | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Can the iPad replace a PC? Ever since Apple announced its tablet nearly two years ago, the Internet has been awash in discussion of this question. Most of it has had a pretty theoretical feel and has gravitated towards conventional wisdom.
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Finally, Something Innovative in Educational eBooks

Finally, Something Innovative in Educational eBooks | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
Pocket SLP, a pioneer in speech therapy mobile applications, has released another breakthrough app that is set to change the way children interact and learn with books: Pocket Lexi is a specialized eBook reader application for the iPad that is...
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Special Series: 7 Billion - National Geographic Magazine

Special Series: 7 Billion - National Geographic Magazine | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
There will soon be 7 billion people on the planet. Find out why you shouldn’t panic—at least, not yet.
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TechCrunch | KinderTown Launches Educational App Store For Parents

TechCrunch | KinderTown Launches Educational App Store For Parents | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
KinderTown is a newly launched app store for parents which offers a curated collection of kid-friendly applications.
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The iPad 2 and Apple TV … Ed Tech Industry Killer?

The iPad 2 and Apple TV … Ed Tech Industry Killer? | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
What would you rather get for your classroom, an iPad 2 and Apple TV or an Interactive Whiteboard? Are your teachers asking for Interactive Whiteboards? Hold on to that discussion and don’t answer until you know all of the possibilities!
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Apple for the Teachers: iPad Shows Promise in the Classroom

Apple for the Teachers: iPad Shows Promise in the Classroom | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it
More than 2,300 K-12 school districts in the U.S. are running iPad programs for students or faculty.
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Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Annotate, Correct and Edit Documents on Your iPad

Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Annotate, Correct and Edit Documents on Your iPad | iPad Apps for Education | Scoop.it

As I approach a significant academic milestone this semester with the completion of my dissertation and PhD, I thought I’d share a very handy iPad application I’ve been using to annotate, correct and edit PDF versions of my own writing recently: iAnnotate PDF.

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