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107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8

107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8 | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Tablet computing and mobile devices promise to have a dramatic impact on education. A growing number of schools across the world are jumping on the digital bus and embracing  iPads (less often, o...
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50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet

50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
A roundup of educational articles, apps and tutorials for educators looking to integrate iPads into the classroom.
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The Library as 'Genius Bar' - Librarian Linda Behen offers tech support and more

The Library as 'Genius Bar' - Librarian Linda Behen offers tech support and more | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it

"When the class of 2016 enters Mother of Mercy High School this fall, each of the 135 freshmen will receive a new iPad... While students will be expected to maintain the iPads—even over the summer—the library will provide a Genius Bar, akin to the tech-support kiosks found in Apple Stores. There the school’s Tech Doctors, a small group of 8 to 10 honor students, will offer troubleshooting help under Behen’s supervision."


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QR Code Treasure Hunt Generator

QR Codes for the School Classroom: Generate your own Educational 'Scavenger / Treasure Hunt'!
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Just a Little Shakespeare

Just a Little Shakespeare | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Some of these apps illustrate the power of the iPad. These Shakespeare in Bits are the perfect combination of cool graphics and slick infotainment that many teachers are looking for to get their students excited about their subject.

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Eighth Grade Student Designs Homework Planner App

iPlanHomework homework planner app has been designed for students by a student, focusing on what a student will require to track their homework, grades, assignments, tests, quizzes, classes, classmates, teachers, reading resources, and other school...

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iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy

iPad Applications In Bloom’s Taxonomy | iPads in Ed | 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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Rethinking Testing in the Age of the iPad

Rethinking Testing in the Age of the iPad | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Moving assessments onto mobile devices may open the door to quicker feedback for students and teachers as well as richer data, but integrating them into classrooms can be a challenge.
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15 Favorite iPad Apps As Selected By Teachers | Emerging Education Technology

15 Favorite iPad Apps As Selected By Teachers | Emerging Education Technology | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Out of 125 responses from teachers indicating their top 3 apps, these are the apps that were listed most often.
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Train Your Teachers Before Deploying More iPads!

Train Your Teachers Before Deploying More iPads! | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Last week an educator asked the question, “What digital learning technology can my school district invest in that will not become obsolete?” The answer… teacher training technology! More ...
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Curriculum Linked with Apps a Winner in the Classroom

Curriculum Linked with Apps a Winner in the Classroom | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Students at Jessieville Elementary School in Arkansas recently participated in a pilot program by a National Board Certified Teacher to use apps in the classroom, in alignment with Common Core State Standards and with accompanying custom-designed...
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5 iPad Learning Strategies Doomed To Fail

5 iPad Learning Strategies Doomed To Fail | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it

"iPads are a fantastic resource for learning – when used correctly. Unfortunately, in the haste to take advantage of this new tool, the initial enthusiasm of the sales force is often squandered by well-meaning but misguided approaches to learning. The following are the most common missteps we see and some tips on how to avoid them."


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HOT APPS for production: Raise the Curtain and Raise the Bar

HOT APPS for production: Raise the Curtain and Raise the Bar | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Just experienced a presentation with Marco Torres (check out his alaslearns site) and felt inspired all over again. He shared some great apps for research, mind-mapping, and note-taking. Given some...
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Using the iPad in Music Education

Using the iPad in Music Education | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Apple’s iPad is changing the music education landscape.

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Navigating Apple's Discount App Program for Educators -- THE Journal

Navigating Apple's Discount App Program for Educators -- THE Journal | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it

Apple's Volume Purchase Program offers educators discounts of up to 50 percent when they buy more than 20 apps at a time. But the program is fraught with thorny legal and logistical issues that can trip schools up.


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15 Ways To Use The New iPad In Classrooms | Edudemic

15 Ways To Use The New iPad In Classrooms | Edudemic | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it

I wanted to share a few of the great ways she and her fellow tweeps plan on using the new iPad in the classroom.


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Karen Williams's curator insight, March 19, 2013 2:28 AM

Practical suggetions to iPad activities engaging students.

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107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8

107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8 | iPads in Ed | Scoop.it
Tablet computing and mobile devices promise to have a dramatic impact on education. A growing number of schools across the world are jumping on the digital bus and embracing  iPads (less often, o...

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