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Deploying iPads in schools - Macworld Australia

Deploying iPads in schools - Macworld Australia | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Discussions about technology in just about every school eventually turn to whether the iPad is a worthwhile device to deploy to students. Reactions will vary widely from gushing to … whatever the extreme opposite of gushing is.

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Helping Students Make Better Movies on iPad (or any device)

Helping Students Make Better Movies on iPad (or any device) | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

I’ve had many teachers ask how to help students make great films, so below is a series of activities that may help you during the process.

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Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Follow a National Geographic Expedition to Everest: Live

Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Follow a National Geographic Expedition to Everest: Live | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

The latest National Geographic magazine in the NG iPad app provides a realtime opportunity to track a current/live expedition to climb Mount Everest. You can see in the updated image of the mountain route the current position of the climbers at the base of the mountain.

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The History 2.0 Classroom: Why Go 1:1 iPad?

The History 2.0 Classroom: Why Go 1:1 iPad? | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

In a response to a well written and thoughtful post that I recently read by @jmcconville1000, "Why the iPad is bad for education", I felt compelled to respond from my personal experience of rolling out a cart of 30 iPads in a shared high school environment.

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Useful Bookmarklets for your iPad and iPhone

Useful Bookmarklets for your iPad and iPhone | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
Here’s a comprehensive list of useful bookmarklets that you can easily add to the mobile Safari browser of your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. With bookmarklets, you can translate web pages, make them more readable, find word meanings and more.
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Camera Apps For Your iPad Classroom | Apps in Education

Camera Apps For Your iPad Classroom | Apps in Education | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

I love cameras in my classroom. We use our cameras for recording the process of making an artwork, we use them to record evidence of our learning, we often photograph our whiteboard after a brainstorming session or sometimes just to create a photograph to accompany a blog about something that happened in class.

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Innovate My School - 107 favourite iPad apps for learning

Innovate My School - 107 favourite iPad apps for learning | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

In my school, we have been rotating one set of iPads this year and it gave me an opportunity to collect quite a few apps on a variety of subjects. Here's my favourites - all 107 of them...

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iPads for Education | Victoria, Australia

iPads for Education | Victoria, Australia | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
Learn about the Victorian iPads for Learning trial. Explore specially selected apps, classroom ideas and technical tips for using iPads in education.
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40 Wonderfully Creative iPad Apps | iPad.AppStorm

40 Wonderfully Creative iPad Apps | iPad.AppStorm | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

The iPad is a wonderful tool for creation is almost every sphere you can imagine, from expressing poetry to capturing artistic ideas, from exploring musical invention to manipulating captured light. Whether you consider yourself a creative professional, or are simply a person who loves to dream and imagine, there are hundreds of awesome iPad apps to help you do just that.

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Using iMovie for iPad in a Science classroom

Using iMovie for iPad in a Science classroom | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
One of the reasons why iPads have been such a success in Science is that it offers a different way to demonstrate learning which is accessible to all students. All of the apps previously discussed ...
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Ipad apps for education

Ipad apps for education | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
This page includes a few of my favourite apps for primary as well as links to app lists. It was inspired by Mark Anderson (@ICTEvangelist) who has written a blog post for secondary, which is well...
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10 Great iOS Apps for Education from Teachers Pet

10 Great iOS Apps for Education from Teachers Pet | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

With the recent release of the new iPad, I thought that it might be nice to review a selection of apps that can be used in education. Here are 10 that I’ve found recently...

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teachwithyouripad - Science Apps

teachwithyouripad - Science Apps | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Science apps are the most abundant in iTunes. There are several solar systems, and periodic table. If you search science in iTunes, you will find pages. The only thing science apps are missing is a projection app.

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iBook Author - Technology Made Easy

iBook Author - Technology Made Easy | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Now anyone can create stunning iBooks textbooks, cookbooks, history books, picture books, and more for iPad. All you need is an idea and a Mac....

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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 | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

How two school districts in Maine are adopting the iPad in the classroom and changing the face of education....

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Two Reflective Teachers: Thursday is App Day- Book Creator

Two Reflective Teachers: Thursday is App Day- Book Creator | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

I downloaded The Book Creator last week and it is already one of my favorites for students of all different levels. This app has a $4.99 price tag but it’s definitely worth it! As a Special Education teacher of upper elementary grades, I have several students who are resistant writers....

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National Geographic Today for iPad®

National Geographic Today for iPad® | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
Get the best of National Geographic on iPad -- awe-inspiring photos, engaging articles, cool videos and more. Download for free from the App Store.
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13 Ways To Use iMovie In The Classroom

13 Ways To Use iMovie In The Classroom | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Is there an app for that? Well, chances are there are dozens of apps for anything you want to do, but sometimes you find one app that is robust enough to have multiples uses for you and your students. For me, iMovie is that app...

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iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy | Upside Learning Blog

iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy | Upside Learning Blog | ipadinschool | Scoop.it
Check this interesting graphic that actually places example iPad applications into Bloom’s levels of performance in the cognitive domain.
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iPad As....

iPad As.... | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Over the past few months, iPads have exploded throughout schools and classrooms. Their flexibility, versatility, and mobility make them a phenomenal learning tool. In webinars and blog posts, we have talked about the iPad as....

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Apps in Education: Reading and Grammar Apps for Early Learners

Apps in Education: Reading and Grammar Apps for Early Learners | ipadinschool | Scoop.it

Reading and Grammar Apps for Early Learners...

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