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Anatomy 4D - An Augmented Reality Human Body App for IOS

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Anatomy 4d is a very cool free app for iPhones and iPads which allows you to explore an augmented reality 3D body.

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21 Apple TV Tips & Tricks

21 Apple TV Tips & Tricks | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
This awesome list of 21 Apple TV tips and tricks will help users learn to do more with the iOS streaming set-top box without having to spend a lot of time dabbling through settings trying to figure...
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Redefining learning with iPads

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More teachers are getting hold of iPads for their work, but how can they go about getting the most out of them? Primary school teacher and iPad-innovator Lee Parkinson discusses how teachers can use the device to bring very specific subjects to life.

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Linda Kaiser, PhD's curator insight, January 15, 10:41 AM

Here are some real-world applications of tablet technology in the classroom.  I see here some excellent integration of the technology into innovative learning experiences that any classroom with iPad access could easily incorporate.

Vincent Martinet's curator insight, January 21, 6:04 AM

Nous avons utilisé le modèle SAMR pour nos nouveaux plans de formation. Les résultats sont très intéressants : juste progressivité, bonne gestion de l'hétérogénéité du groupe et montée réelle en compétences des enseignants avec l'ENT.

Ulf Neumann's curator insight, February 18, 7:08 AM

Grundschullehrer Lee Parkinson zeigt an einem Beispiel aus seinem Unterricht, wie seine Schüler eine Geschichte mit Hilfe des iPads und diversen Apps (u.a. MineCraft) zu digitalem Leben erwecken. Boosting phantasy and literacy!

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How to use App Smashing on the iPad to create an iBook - Daily Genius

How to use App Smashing on the iPad to create an iBook - Daily Genius | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
iPads can be powerful teaching tools. In classrooms around the world iPads are mainly used by teachers and students for consumption, curation, and creation of information. Naturally, due to its simplicity, consumption of information is the most common way in which iPads are used in and out of the classroom. Also, many people use iPads for curating and organizing content. However, creation of information is one of the most powerful ways students can use iPads in the classroom because it allows them to unleash their creativity and illustrate their knowledge in multifaceted ways.

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You Can Now Create Your Classroom Website on iPad for Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

You Can Now Create Your Classroom Website on iPad for Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
Weebly, the popular website creation platform, has now a powerful app that works on iPad. Besides Google Sites, Weebly is one of the best free web tools I have been recommending for teachers to use for creating classroom websites and students portfolios. Weebly has a very simply and easy to use editor that allows you to create your website within a couple of minutes. You can simply drag and drop different elements into your template and add your content and share your website with the world. I have already written a couple of guides on Weebly which you can check from the links below:

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Julio Hinojo Lopez's curator insight, October 19, 2014 12:49 PM

La página de mi casa está hecha con Weebly... Es un servicio genial, super fácil y completo. Genial que ahora esté disponible para el iPad... Os la recomiendo!!! (y)

John Pearce's curator insight, October 21, 2014 9:26 PM

This is really neat as Weebly is a really useful and appealing option for students to create websites.

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iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius

iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
Though more than two years into my school’s implementation of project based learning, yesterday, I found myself excited all over again. I was helping a second grade teacher enhance her landforms PBL by using Padlet as part of the KWL process and suddenly realized that this approach to student-centered learning has truly become a part of who we are as a school.

My adventures in combining PBLs and iPads began with a gift of two carts. I had just started taking the PBLU online courses when the head of our independent pre-k through eighth grade school challenged each grade-level team to teach one unit using the PBL approach while finding authentic ways to draw in iPads. As the lower school technology integration person, I immediately went on a quest to find a guinea pig willing to plan and co-teach a PBL unit incorporating iPads. This is the story of that first experience. . .

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Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, October 18, 2014 1:05 PM

Ideas for PBL in elementary classrooms!

Kathy Lynch's curator insight, October 19, 2014 8:59 PM

Thx John Evans!

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Sharing iPad eBooks with Colleagues, Pupils and Parents | August 2014 Blog

Sharing iPad eBooks with Colleagues, Pupils and Parents | August 2014 Blog | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it

With the latest update to Book Creator allowing the user to export as video, I have created this short guide to a few options for sharing the eBooks made on iPads. This focuses on Book Creator 

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/book-creator-for-ipad-create/id442378070?mt=8&uo=4&at=11lIT4 

 and My Story https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/my-story-book-maker-for-kids/id449232368?mt=8&uo=4&at=11lIT4  but there are other options.


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Kimberly House's curator insight, September 12, 2014 4:09 AM

Finally! I'll make some teachers very, very happy with this update. Book Creator is already such a powerful app and this was the one thing we always found frustrating. Fixed! 

Nicole Sprainger's curator insight, September 13, 2014 9:08 AM

Sharing to iTunesU  a useful feature

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46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic

46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it

How often do you use Google to find something on the internet?

If like a lot of people you use Google every day you’ll be astounded by the number of hidden tips and tricks their search facility offers.

Find 46 of them featured in this infographic.


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Sarah McElrath's curator insight, January 9, 9:34 AM

students still need to be taught how to be effective searchers On Google. Here are some helpful tips/tricks to show them--and learn yourself.

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, January 9, 10:38 AM

More Google search tips...

Kelly Coffee's curator insight, January 9, 10:46 AM

Nothing hidden about these "tips & tricks" - just standard every day library functions. This is not new, most these functions have been used since Win95, the days before we see the net as we do now. Nonetheless, whatever it takes for people to finally catch up and educate themselves about easier searching techniques! 

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Best iPad apps: Tabby Awards 2014 Winners and Users' Choice

Best iPad apps: Tabby Awards 2014 Winners and Users' Choice | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
Here are the Winners, as selected by an independent judging panel, and the Users’ Choice, as voted by app users, in iPad app categories in the Tabby Awards 2014 competition:
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10 Best iPad Utility Apps

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The utilities section in the App Store can sometimes become a dumping ground for apps that don't fit in elsewhere. Not with those on this list, as these utility apps will improve your iPad in several ways, adding some productivity tools and other lifestyle enhancements.
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5 best iPad apps for photos and video

5 best iPad apps for photos and video | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
The iPad has a massive collection of apps that will turn your photos and videos into dazzling creations. Among the many excellent choices are the following five apps that are both powerful and fairly easy to get started with.
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5 best iPad brain games

5 best iPad brain games | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
Keeping your mind sharp and active can also be fun. These apps feature engaging, innovative brain games that will help you both work out your brain and have some fun on your iPad. (Check out TabTimes main Best 100 iPad apps: From creativity to productivity for more app list categories.)
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101 iPad Tips & Tricks

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Enjoy 101 iPad tips and tricks. These amazing iPad tips cover setup, new users, entertainment and much more.

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Rocio Watkins's curator insight, July 22, 2014 2:33 PM
Teachers: let's take advantage of a few weeks of summer left to become iPad pros
David Baker's curator insight, July 29, 2014 6:17 PM

Great as we go 1:1 with the mini in our middle schools.

TWCLibrary's curator insight, August 1, 2014 3:15 AM

Lots of great help in this article

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iPhone 5 - How to Wirelessly Mirror to Apple TV - YouTube

For More Videos, Check Out My Website at http://H2TechVideos.com This is a video tutorial on how to mirror your iPhone 5 to apple tv using airplay
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Two Excellent Resources to Find iPad Apps that Go Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Two Excellent Resources to Find iPad Apps that Go Free ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
Each time I post on an iPad app that has gone free I receive few emails asking about the sources I use to learn about these deals. Well, often times I stumble upon these deals in my social media feeds particularly on Twitter. However, I do have two excellent apps on my iPad that keep me updated with special deals in the iTunes App store ( sorry I don't have any for Android users). These apps are free and once you install them you will be able to access and learn about the apps that go free on a daily basis.

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Easily Create Classroom Posters and Flyers Using Canva for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Easily Create Classroom Posters and Flyers Using Canva for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
The popular web platform Canva has recently released a great free app for iPad users. For those of you who are not yet familiar with Canva, this is a web tool that allows you to create beautiful visuals, posters, and flyers. The simplicity of Canva is what makes it a viable tool for using in class with students. You do not need to be a graphic designer to use Canva. All you need is a computer or iPad and internet connection. Canva provides you with a variety of pre-made templates and layouts that you can choose from to create your poster. It also provides numerous images and illustrations to use on your layout.

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Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, October 18, 2014 1:02 PM

new tools for teachers and teacher candidates 

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REVIEW: The New iPad Air 2: What it Means for Teaching - teachingwithipad.org

REVIEW: The New iPad Air 2: What it Means for Teaching - teachingwithipad.org | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
There was another Apple Keynote today, and the iPad Air 2 was announced. Although it may not have had the same fanfare as the iPhone event a few weeks ago, there are definitely some exciting changes for the iPad. For those of us thinking of getting one, I wanted to share some thoughts as to how the improvements shared today will effect the future of iPads in education.

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New iPad Line up and price points from the Live Stream

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10 iPad Features Every iPad Owner Should Know - Teaching with iPad

10 iPad Features Every iPad Owner Should Know - Teaching with iPad | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it

"Are you relatively new to iPads in the classroom? Are you looking for some tips to help you navigate the new iOS 7? Today we take a look at 10 Features Every iPad Owner Should Know, so that you have the knowledge and confidence you need to shine in front of your students."


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Judih Weinstein Haggai's curator insight, August 26, 2014 12:32 AM

saving this safely. iPads in school this year!

KB...Konnected's curator insight, August 26, 2014 9:04 AM

Very useful information!

Sue Gaardboe's curator insight, August 31, 2014 9:09 AM

I learned something new (not telling you what!) so it must be worth reading.

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10 best iPad writing and editing apps

10 best iPad writing and editing apps | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
The iPad has become a trustworthy writing tool thanks to a family of apps that has rethought the traditional Office file. These apps cover a wide variety of writing needs.
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5 best iPad presentation apps

5 best iPad presentation apps | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
The iPad is an excellent companion for slide show presentations, freeing you from the need to carry around a computer to that next meeting. These choices offer excellent options for any kind of presentation that you may need to offer.
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10 Best iPad Apps for Collaboration and Communication

10 Best iPad Apps for Collaboration and Communication | iPads  For Instruction | Scoop.it
The iPad continues to give new ways for individuals and businesses to communicate and collaborate. A new crop of apps this year have continued to push the evolution of connecting with other employees and colleagues. These apps create powerful possiblities for working together. (Be sure to check out the other categories in our complete Best 100 iPad apps guide.)
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