PaperDesk in Education: Schools Utilize Note Taking App in The ClassroomSan Francisco Chronicle (press release)With schools world-wide purchasing iPads to replace pen and paper, PaperDesk is quickly becoming a robust note taking solution for... " Beth Holland shared this app with us in our iPad PD training.
"Because I was fortunate enough to win a contest from Best Buy Canada, I got to go on a $20 000 shopping spree last week to purchase technology for my classroom. I chose to buy iPads. Being 1:1 with some sort of device has long been a dream of mine, a dream I was ecstatic to fulfill!"
iPads Are Advancing Elementary Education in the 21st Century - Technology has always played an integral role in education and continues to change the classroom environment. Teachers use everything from computers to Sma...
I agree; using the iPad in the classroom allows the teacher to individualize and differentaite a student's learning experience.
Following the traditional form of the haiku, students publish their own haikus using Animoto, an online web tool that creates slideshows that blend text and music. Great idea! This assignment could be done on the iPad!
While we shouldn't stop teaching children how to say "please" and "thank you," and bullies will still exist in the face-to-face world, it is vital that we treat online safety and digital citizenship with the same amount of seriousness and attention.