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6 Things We Know for Sure with iPads in School

6 Things We Know for Sure with iPads in School | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Wondering what will happen if your school brings iPads into the classroom? Is your district discussing the purchase of iPads as opposed to laptops? Here at Bellevue Public Schools in Bellevue, Nebras
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iPads in Education - Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education.

iPads in Education - Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education. | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it

Ning network of several thousand educators exploring the potential of iPads and mobile devices in education. Free membership.

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Olli Hatakka's curator insight, February 26, 2013 4:05 AM

I think this is a very good starting point for educators starting to use the iPads in Education.

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How smart is it to allow students to use mobile phones at school?

How smart is it to allow students to use mobile phones at school? | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Researchers have found that allowing use of mobile phones in schools harms low-achieving and low-income students the most.
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Updates to Google Docs & Slides let you insert & quickly edit images on iOS

Updates to Google Docs & Slides let you insert & quickly edit images on iOS | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Google is today rolling out updates to its Google Docs and Slides mobile apps bringing the ability to insert images directly from the app on both phones and tablets. With the update, iPhone and iPa...
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iPads and Arts Education: Rewriting Cultural Narratives with The 524 Project

iPads and Arts Education: Rewriting Cultural Narratives with The 524 Project | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
High school students from DC and Detroit get acquainted via digital media, sharing their own worlds and learning to appreciate each other's world.
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What the best education systems are doing right

What the best education systems are doing right | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
In South Korea and Finland, it's not about finding the "right" school.
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Haiku Deck's AI Tool Automatically Creates Your Presentation

Haiku Deck's AI Tool Automatically Creates Your Presentation | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
The company using artificial intelligence and machine learning to power its new tool – Haiku Deck Zuru – which can automatically generate new presentations.
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Apple TV Settings for the Classroom

Apple TV Settings for the Classroom | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
You don’t have to live with Apple TV’s default settings! I’d like to
recommend some tweaks to make Apple TV more classroom friendly. These
adjustments include hiding previews and icons on the Home screen,
preventing screen hijacking, using the screen saver as a digital bulletin
board, and other handy tips.
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Sally Tilley's curator insight, February 16, 4:13 PM

Great tips, love using apple TV with iPads in the classroom, very easy to share/evaluate/collaborate for students.

 

 

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Doctor Who game helps kids to learn to code (Wired UK)

Doctor Who game helps kids to learn to code (Wired UK) | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
The BBC has revealed its fiendish side -- tricking kids into learning how to code with a free Doctor Who game
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Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit: Middle School Math

Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit: Middle School Math | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
This is a guest post from Dr. Reshan Richards (@ReshanRichards), the director of education technology at Montclair Kimberely Academy and the developer of the Explain Everything screencasting app. This post previews his upcoming featured talk at the EdTechTeacher iPad Summit San Diego. I have recently been writing about the qualitative formative assessment toolkit (QFAT for short) which is something that has come out of my research on and practice with mobile devices, multimedia, and formative assessment. It is comprised of four media authoring approaches available on most smartphones, tablets, and laptops: making photos, taking screenshots, filming videos, and screencasting. Each...
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Screen Time That’s Valuable For Young Kids

Screen Time That’s Valuable For Young Kids | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Most people agree that implementing game-based learning makes sense for older students, but what about really young kids?
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Augmented Reality Art

Augmented Reality Art is artwork that combines what's on a gallery wall with what you're viewing on your mobile device.

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Obama praises Coachella Valley Unified School District Internet plans

Obama praises Coachella Valley Unified School District Internet plans | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
President Obama singled out the Coachella Valley Unified during a meeting with hundreds of school district leaders on Monday, praising a plan to spread internet through the east valley with Wi-Fi routers mounted on school buses.
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Apple’s iPad Pro Leak Shares Unseen New Features

Apple’s iPad Pro Leak Shares Unseen New Features | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
When Apple announced its iOS 8, many rumors existed around the debate about the split screen multitasking feature, which many thought was going to be presented. New sources inform that Apple has be...
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Teach your kids (and yourself!) how to code with these iPad apps

Teach your kids (and yourself!) how to code with these iPad apps | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Even elementary-age school children can learn programming principles with these clever games and tools.
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Everything I Need To Know About Education ... I Learned In Kindergarten!

Everything I Need To Know About Education ... I Learned In Kindergarten! | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Everything I Need To Know About Education ... I Learned In Kindergarten!
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4 ways Apple may soon solve the iPad deployment headache | eSchool News | eSchool News

4 ways Apple may soon solve the iPad deployment headache | eSchool News | eSchool News | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
It’s no secret iPad deployments are a slog for schools. But all that may be changing
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Apple Overhauling iPad in Education Program to Simplify Sharing Devices and Apps

Apple Overhauling iPad in Education Program to Simplify Sharing Devices and Apps | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Apple will be making significant changes to iPad deployment for education during the upcoming school year that should eliminate some of the hurdles...
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Jerry Johnson's curator insight, March 27, 8:30 AM

Interesting seeing that Google is already doing some of this. 

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Do Kids Really Learn From Playing Educational Games on Tablets?

Do Kids Really Learn From Playing Educational Games on Tablets? | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
So there is mounting hard evidence that children are learning from these educational games on tablets. That said, I still restrict the amount of time my kids are allowed to play each day, as they would play until they become agitated if I didn't....
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EuroSys Education's curator insight, February 25, 2:59 AM

Het is niet heiligmakend, maar er is wel iets van aan...

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Note taking and the iPad - Educate 1 to 1

Note taking and the iPad - Educate 1 to 1 | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
Note taking with digital tools during lessons or lectur …
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There's no app for good teaching

There's no app for good teaching | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
8 solid, actionable tips for using tech in ways that actually improve the classroom.
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This awesome app proves the iPad is the future of education | Cult of Mac

This awesome app proves the iPad is the future of education | Cult of Mac | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
This is how school textbooks should all look. Photo: Earth Primer When you consider their overall functionality, and just plain popularity among kids, it's
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Tim Yenca's curator insight, February 14, 2:18 PM

Impressive app but high cost for schools.  Hopefully this app developer participates in VPP or runs a sale!

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This Bolton school was failing - until it gave each pupil an iPod - Telegraph

This Bolton school was failing - until it gave each pupil an iPod - Telegraph | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
In 2009 a failing school in Bolton provided every one of its students with an iPod Touch; now the Essa Academy has drastically improved its pupils' learning experiences
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Breathing Anchor Charts - Augmented Reality

Breathing Anchor Charts - Augmented Reality | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
I finally had a chance to try an idea this summer during our literacy summer school and wanted to quickly share before the new year. We use anchor charts all the time - math, reading, writing, etc....
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Creating sign language books in Book Creator - Book Creator app | Blog

Creating sign language books in Book Creator - Book Creator app | Blog | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
This is an example of how powerful Book Creator can be as a tool for students. These ASL sign language ebooks are fantastic!

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Lisa Johnson 's curator insight, December 19, 2014 9:44 AM

HS Students work with 1st graders from Texas School for the Deaf to create sign language books with the Book Creator app

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10 Terrific Ways to Use One iPad or iPhone in the Classroom

10 Terrific Ways to Use One iPad or iPhone in the Classroom | iPads and Tablets in Education | Scoop.it
One iPad? Lots of students? No problem! Check out these super sites and apps. Learn how to connect an inexpensive adapter ($29), or dongle to your iPad to project content for the whole class. 
 
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