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Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom - Mind/Shift

Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom - Mind/Shift | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
These days, students can walk into a classroom and use their tablet or smartphone as the AR device to trigger to original content made on movie-making software and posted to YouTube, leading to an immediate and immersive learning experience.

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I would be interested in hearing how other educators use AR in their daily teaching and learning with students.

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Make your own iPad Stylus for less than 10 cents!

This is so simple and easy. It is  a must try for anyone with an iPad.

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Framelapse - Android Apps on Google Play

Framelapse - Android Apps on Google Play | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
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This is a time lapse app for Android users, similar to hyperlapse for the iphone.

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Instagram launches Hyperlapse, an iPhone app for capturing smooth time-lapse videos - The Next Web

Instagram launches Hyperlapse, an iPhone app for capturing smooth time-lapse videos - The Next Web | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Following Bolt, Instagram is back with another new mobile app. It’s called Hyperlapse and promises iPhone owners an easy way to record tracking shots and stunning time-lapse videos. These two shooting techniques are... Keep reading →

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30+ Resources for Students to Learn about Coding Languages ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30+ Resources for Students to Learn about Coding Languages ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"I have already featured here a list of important resources and applications to help in the teaching of coding in classroom, however , an essential part of the coding knowledge students will be exposed to is related to the coding languages. To this end, I am sharing with you this list of excellent resources to help students learn about the 10 most used programming languages out there. I compiled this list based on this article from Mashable."


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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, August 26, 2:11 AM

Resources to teach and learn programming languages

Rocio Watkins's curator insight, August 26, 10:40 AM

This is such a resource guide is you're teaching students how to code.

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ClassThink.com The complete guide to managing iPad in schools - Updated! » ClassThink.com

ClassThink.com The complete guide to managing iPad in schools - Updated! » ClassThink.com | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"We’ve updated the ClassThink guide to managing iPads in education. If you’re planning to use iPads in your school or want to know the latest iPad management tips, it’s an essential read!"


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Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, July 13, 11:40 AM

Guía de aplicación de Pad 

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For more resources on Advanced Manufacturing and STEM Education visit http://bit.ly/1640Tbl

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Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom - Mind/Shift

Putting the World In Their Hands: Augmented Reality in the Classroom - Mind/Shift | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
These days, students can walk into a classroom and use their tablet or smartphone as the AR device to trigger to original content made on movie-making software and posted to YouTube, leading to an immediate and immersive learning experience.

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I would be interested in hearing how other educators use AR in their daily teaching and learning with students.

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Alison Hewett's curator insight, July 6, 3:07 PM

Great for PYP exhibition

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Apple opens applications for $100 million program to improve tech in schools

Apple opens applications for $100 million program to improve tech in schools | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook is starting to send out letters soliciting applications for its portion of larger White House initiative to improve the connectivity and technology in schools.

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Apple opens a program for tech in schools

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Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia

Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

Edutopia is one of my favourite web sites. It has recently run a series written by Monica Burns aka @ClassTechTips featuring Resources for Using iPads across multiple grade levels. Though I've featured them each individually here on iPads in Education I thought it might be useful to post all of the series in one collection.


Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2 http://bit.ly/Tag2sg

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 3-5 http://bit.ly/1owxjbR

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 6-8 http://bit.ly/1qHU1j3

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 9-12 http://bit.ly/QPzKrp


Awesome! Thanks Edutopia!


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Wow, it is a good thing that summer is fast approaching. There is plenty here to look into.

 

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Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 4, 11:12 PM

Thx John Evans

Thomas Brennan's curator insight, June 8, 11:27 PM

This is a broad and great resource for introducing ipads into the classroom! This Scooped resource gives resources for all grades and the website Edutopia is a great resource in itself! Good stuff!

Terri Bill Hartley's curator insight, August 9, 7:54 PM

Trying something new.....technology helpers....

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iPad App of the Week: Juxtaposer | iPad Insight

iPad App of the Week: Juxtaposer | iPad Insight | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"iPad apps are, and have always been, a big part of what makes the iPad such a powerful device. Great apps, and unique apps that you just don’t find anywhere else, are one of the hallmark features of the iPad. They have been since Day 1, and scores of great developers and publishers continue to produce apps that are exclusively for the iPad. Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday.

 

This week’s pick is Juxtaposer, an app that lets you combine multiple pictures to create fun and striking new images. Better still, it’s got an easy to use interface – that makes the process quite quick."

 


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Rilliant, just imagine the different applications for this in digi media projects!

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Gamify your classrooms with Kahoot. | ipadders.eu

Gamify your classrooms with Kahoot. | ipadders.eu | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"This week I’ve been getting excited about using Kahoot in the classroom. Kahoot delivers online quizzes and surveys to your students.


It works very similar to the more well-known Socrative. The teacher displays the question and the answers on the beamer or tv in the front of the classroom. The students see the corresponding icon and color on their screen. They have 30 seconds to answer on their devices and get points for every question they answer right. The quicker they answer the more points they receive. After each question the top 5 students are shown on the board with their scores. This is where it gets exciting. The students love this immediate feedback and want to get to the top position. I have never seen students so focused on answering the questions correctly."


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This looks great. We will be adding it to our toolbox of student response apps for the upcoming school year. Thanks for sharing.

 

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Ramon Pavia's curator insight, May 29, 4:38 PM

This is the kind of product all techy teacher should know...and use with their students.

Judih Weinstein Haggai's curator insight, May 30, 2:05 AM

tried it! like it!

Daniel Pastor Peidro's curator insight, May 30, 2:34 AM

Muy fácil para los alumnos, aunque puede ser un poco "simple". Pero divertido.

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How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips

How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"Audio recordings can definitely support students who have trouble reading directions or need extra help with new vocabulary words.  I’ve shared one way to make QR codes talk to students but if you’d like to add your own voice to a QR code, here’s how:"


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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, May 28, 12:31 AM

Use these tips to link student booktalk files to qr codes in books or displays. 

Dovid's curator insight, May 28, 12:01 PM

This is a useful, smart and appealing way to get that extra help some students need or simply to get your messages across.

Jackie Lerch's curator insight, May 31, 9:23 AM

QR codes

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ChatterPix - Add voice to images

ChatterPix -  Add voice to images | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Get ChatterPix - by Duck Duck Moose on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Oh my! It is like Blabbarize but for the iPad. We have used Morfo and tellagami with our students lately on the iPads and Crazy Talk on the iMacs. This is a wonderfully simple option for our students to choose and it is free! Thanks for sharing it with us.

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KB...Konnected's curator insight, May 23, 8:55 AM

It's free! They also have an app for kids 13 and under. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/chatterpix-kids-by-duck-duck/id734046126?mt=8  It's free too!

Meryl van der Merwe's curator insight, May 24, 8:04 AM

Looks great for getting kids to present reviews of work

Maryalice Leister's curator insight, May 24, 9:16 AM

I just know there are people out there who will take this idea and run with it....the digital world continues to underscore our playful and creative selves. Have fun!

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Learning At the LRC: IPad Magic Rules!

Learning At the LRC: IPad Magic Rules! | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
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A short post featuring our 6s working on GarageBand on the iPads.

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Programming for Students | Listly List

Here is a list of apps and sites to help kids get started programming, learning code, in elementary school and beyond. | Cargo-Bot, Lightbot - Programming Puzzles, Magento Go to Magento Community Edition Migration Services, Scratch - Imagine, Program, Share, i-LOGO, Hopscotch, Programming Designed for Everyone: coding for kids, Simduino, Move The Turtle. Programming For Kids, littleBits, and Teach Your Kids Tech Basics With Electronic Building Blocks

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I am really enjoying codecombat. It might be just the thing we were looking for for java and python.

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, August 31, 8:25 PM

Long scroll but worth it!

Marie Vans's curator insight, September 1, 7:01 PM

A pretty thorough list of programs for teaching kids how to program.

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10 Valuable iPad Accessories for Educators

10 Valuable iPad Accessories for Educators | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

Share, collaborate, record ... you can maximize the educational impact of iPads with the addition of some valuable accessories. Here's a list of some of the more essential accessories for educators.


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Learnlets » Rethinking Design: Pedagogy

Learnlets » Rethinking Design: Pedagogy | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

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Sharing: an essential part of web literacy

Sharing: an essential part of web literacy | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Introduction In our recently-published whitepaper Why Mozilla cares about Web Literacy we talk about the importance of sharing on the web: Mozilla believes that the ...

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30 iPad Apps for Music Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30 iPad Apps for Music Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"I just noticed that it has been a year since my last list of iPad apps for teaching music. Several new interesting music apps have seen the light since then and therefore I decided to create another more comprehensive list of some of the best iPad apps for teaching music to give music teachers more options to choose from."


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Susan Wegmann's curator insight, July 8, 9:41 AM

Music in the Content areas also

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Made with Code - Google

Made with Code - Google | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"We started Made with Code because even though increasingly more aspects in our lives are powered by technology, women aren’t represented in the companies, labs, research, creative arts, design, organizations, and boardrooms that make technology happen.

 

If girls are inspired to see that Computer Science can make the world more beautiful, more usable, more safe, more kind, more innovative, more healthy, and more funny, then hopefully they will begin to contribute their essential voices. As parents, teachers, organizations, and companies we’re making it our mission to creatively engage girls with code.

 

Today, less than 1% of girls are majoring in CS.

 

Tomorrow, we can make that number go up."


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Join the G+ group to learn more.

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Suvi Salo's curator insight, June 19, 4:16 PM

Resources:

https://www.madewithcode.com/resources

 

Lee Hall's curator insight, June 20, 12:09 PM

Click on Projects to see the projects you and your students can do.

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Three Awesome Games That Help Kids Make Games

Three Awesome Games That Help Kids Make Games | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Summer break presents the perfect opportunity for students to dig into games and build skills that'll reap huge rewards when they return in the fall. Game making can be one of the best ways to get students thinking creatively while cultivating useful technical literacies, and there's a ton of absorbing tools that students won't tire of over the long break. Here are three options to choose from depending on the type of technology students have at home.
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Otus Teacher and student - A digital clipboard and assessment generator - Best App Review - Fun Educational Apps for Kids

Otus Teacher and student - A digital clipboard and assessment generator - Best App Review - Fun Educational Apps for Kids | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Best Apps For Teachers Review- Otus Teacher is an all-in-one teacher clipboard. The app allows teachers to multi-task as they go about the daily paperwork aspect of the job. From taking attendance, to updating the gradebook, teachers can use Otus to get organized.

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This looks like a cross of Class charts and Socrative in some ways. 

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10 Things You Didn't Know Dropbox Could Do

10 Things You Didn't Know Dropbox Could Do | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Between hosting webpages and emailing files straight to your folders, there's a lot you can do with Dropbox that you never knew before.
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This is great for those of us who use Dropbox

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Social Ecology: Evolution or Revolution? Part 2. | Communities and Collaboration

Social Ecology: Evolution or Revolution? Part 2. | Communities and Collaboration | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, May 29, 1:41 PM

I understand cooperation as a community function. Collaboration is a function of teams.

 

The article is deep and explores a complex topic.

Mike Collins's curator insight, June 3, 9:22 AM

This is a great article exploring the many different aspects of social technologies, community and collaboration. I must read for anyone interested in this area and looking to learn more

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The iPad’s next killer app: Osmo connects iOS kids' games with the real world

The iPad’s next killer app: Osmo connects iOS kids' games with the real world | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

Osmo is combining simple but elegant hardware with clever computer vision technology to turn Tangram shapes, letter cards and everyday objects into iPad game controllers.


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This is a really cool way to harness the power of the ipad through virtual reality.

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mkostur's curator insight, May 24, 10:45 PM

This looks good! I think I will try one.

Jaimezebus 's curator insight, May 30, 3:20 AM

Nuevas formas de interactuar con las tabletas  y los juegos , aumentando los niveles de comprensión y desarrollo. 

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34 Diverse Blended Learning Apps For iPad - TeachThought

34 Diverse Blended Learning Apps For iPad - TeachThought | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

"Blended learning is a potentially powerful way of mixing the power of asynchronous access with face-to-face facilitation and instruction.

It’s this mixing of old and new that makes it tempting for many schools and districts wanting to dip their toes in the water of eLearning and far-reaching technology access while still depending on the expertise and training of human teachers."


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This is a really good list. I haven't come across x-mirage before and look forward to trying it out. Another great mirroring device, is Splashtop that allows you to mirror your Mac on your iPad and control it remotely.

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Manuel Jesús Fdez. 's curator insight, May 5, 7:04 AM

#TUTOR_intef

Designing for Learning's curator insight, May 7, 1:35 AM

A diverse list here from whiteboard apps to video creation tools - to help you kick start your blending!

John Evans's curator insight, May 16, 10:15 AM

Thanks for the suggestion to re Scoop this from Lee Hall!

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Free Technology for Teachers: Add Interactive Elements to Videos With TouchCast

Free Technology for Teachers: Add Interactive Elements to Videos With TouchCast | iPads and Other tablets in Education | Scoop.it

TouchCast lets users record a short video and then overlay widgets called vApps. These moveable vApps can hold live web pages, live Twitter streams, photos, maps, or multimedia, and you can even ask your audience live questions. Anyone watching the video via the TouchCast app (or website) can click on a vApp and interact with it all while remaining in the video ...


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This is beyond exciting. Is there a  catch?  I am downloading the free app can't wait to get started.  

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