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With iTunes 11, You Can Now Use A Mac’s Camera To Redeem An iTunes Gift Card

With iTunes 11, You Can Now Use A Mac’s Camera To Redeem An iTunes Gift Card | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Just hours after iTunes 11 was finally made available for download, we’re discovering more interesting new features.
TUAW has pointed out that iTunes gift cards can now easily be redeemed with your Mac’s camera.
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11 of the Best Back-to-School Apps for Teachers

11 of the Best Back-to-School Apps for Teachers | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
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Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, August 31, 1:55 PM

There are so many "best apps for teachers" out there, but there are some good nuggets here.

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Tales Untold

Tales Untold | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Smart stories for smart kids (and smart parents, too). Tales Untold features original, episodic audio stories to entertain your kids without turning them into screen-time zombies.
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Terry Doherty's curator insight, August 26, 8:32 AM

Especially love the idea that this is audio (not screens). Entertaining AND engages their imagination visualizing the story.

Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, August 31, 1:55 PM

I love getting kids to listen to stories.  They are so i important for language and literacy development.

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Let your kids invent and build with The Everything Machine

Let your kids invent and build with The Everything Machine | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
From the creators of Simple Machines and The Robot Factory, comes a fun way for your kids to build awesome stuff in The Everything Machine by Tinybop.
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Minecraft in Education | Listly List

Resources shared from #edcamphome. | Minecraft Tutorials - E01 How to Survive your First Night (UPDATED!), Minecraft in education, The Minecraft Teacher, Delver Revisited - First-Person Action Roguelike!, and In This Minecraft Classroom Digital Citizenship 101 Is The Topic Of Play
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Sue Osborne's curator insight, August 18, 11:26 PM

Interesting resource for those using Minecraft in an educational setting.

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WonderBox app aims to give children a safe space for digital creativity

WonderBox app aims to give children a safe space for digital creativity | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Developer Duck Duck Moose hopes to capitalise on kids’ interest in drawing, sharing and watching videos, but with educational intent
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Susan Berkowitz's curator insight, August 15, 12:16 PM

Love the Duck Duck Moose apps, so this should be a winner

Terry Doherty's curator insight, August 21, 3:45 PM

"[Wonderbox] includes 120 creative challenges, from inventing a plant or designing a superhero to making seashells talk, taking shadow photos or creating a weather report, using templates and digital tools created by the developer."


Love the diversity of options for kids to build on a story and/or move through different kinds of storytelling.

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Ditty

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Zya was founded to democratize music creation and expression through imaginative mobile games and apps
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14 Things You Didn't Know Your Apple Headphones Can Do

14 Things You Didn't Know Your Apple Headphones Can Do | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Including the easiest way to send your parents straight to voicemail.
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Use Comp CC to layout a comp to magazine cover and finish it in InDesign | Adobe Creative Cloud Mobile Apps Tutorials

Use Comp CC to layout a comp to magazine cover and finish it in InDesign | Adobe Creative Cloud Mobile Apps Tutorials | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
See how Nicole Jacek uses Comp CC and InDesign to turn a comp she created on the go into a finished magazine cover. (Watch, 2 min)

Then read the tutorial.
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Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine Official Trailer - YouTube

Like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SteveJobsManInTheMachine Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney (Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief) pu...
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Apple's 2015 Back to School deal: free Beats Solo2 headphones with Mac purchase

Apple's 2015 Back to School deal: free Beats Solo2 headphones with Mac purchase | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Apple is today launching its Back to School promotion for 2015. This year, it will give away a free pair of Beats Solo2 headphones with the purchase of an eligible Mac.  Customers must either purch...
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Storyline by Xpire

Get Storyline by Xpire on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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Angela Ahrendts Promises Details on Apple's 'Back to School' Situation Next Week

Angela Ahrendts Promises Details on Apple's 'Back to School' Situation Next Week | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
As we noted earlier this week, Apple has yet to launch its annual "Back to School" promotion that in recent years has launched in early July...
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iPad vs. Chromebook? 5 Reasons to Buy a Chromebook - The Cheat Sheet

iPad vs. Chromebook? 5 Reasons to Buy a Chromebook - The Cheat Sheet | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Weighing the pros and cons of one of Google's Chromebooks against Apple's iPad? Here's why we think you should go with the Chromebook.
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OneNote for iPad tips to make you more productive - Macworld

OneNote for iPad tips to make you more productive - Macworld | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Take advantage of handwriting, scanning, and OCR features to make your favorite tablet an indispensable office tool.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Features To Give iPad Pro A Run For Its Money?

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Features To Give iPad Pro A Run For Its Money? | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 features on release date will most likely threaten the upcoming iPad Pro.
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20 iPad Apps from educators #edcamp Central Nebraska

A list compiled from the google doc at #edcampcentralne of their Appy Hour. Also curated from the #nebedchat. A great list of apps. This is list #1 of 5. | Splashtop Whiteboard, ShowMe Interactive Whiteboard, Book Writer - eBook, PDF creator, Scribble Press, and Qrafter Pro - QR Code and Barcode Reader and Generator
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Star Wars

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Kid Shoots the Lights Out at Michael Jordan Flight School 2015! - YouTube

www.bayareahq.com - Watch this young hoops camper at Michael Jordan Flight School try to win shoes for his team by going around the world on the court!
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Apple to Debut New iPhones, iPads, and Apple TV on September 9

Apple to Debut New iPhones, iPads, and Apple TV on September 9 | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Apple's annual fall iPhone event will likely be held on Wednesday, September 9, reports BuzzFeed's John Paczkowski, who has provided reliable...
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25 Resources To Teach Programming With Scratch

25 Resources To Teach Programming With Scratch | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Try something new with your students this year. 

I normally don't like to create "click bait" blog post titles, but this one
seemed to fit. Twenty-five resources can be overwhelming, but there is a
good mix of different types of items. There are links to websites with
lesson plans, iOS apps, books, videos, and samples of student work to fit
your learning style. 

Scratch was developed by MIT a little over eight years ago. It uses a
visual programming language that is easy to start for stud
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Sue Osborne's curator insight, July 26, 11:15 PM

Great way to start coding with your students!

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Edcamp Central Nebraska Smackdown Apps List #2 | @Listly List

A list compiled from the google doc at #edcampcentralne of their Appy Hour. Also curated from the #nebedchat. A great list of apps. | Stellar Speller By WAPX LLC, Shake-a-Phrase: Fun With Words and Sentences By Artgig Studio, Bluster! By McGraw-Hill School Education Group, Whirly Word By Mighty Mighty Good Games, and ScootPad By ScootPad Corporation
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Summer Book Selections For Your 5th-12th Grader

Summer Book Selections For Your 5th-12th Grader | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Great book selections from Beaverton School District Book
Expert/Connoisseur, Jen Blair.

Summer slide is a concern for all parents. It's that time when schedules
are off and students can fall in to bad habits. I am living proof of that.
I stayed up until 3AM watching tape delayed summer league basketball while
snacking on Flamin' Hot Cheetos. The one thing I have been doing this
summer is reading....and before you ask, yes, reading books. I read the
"interwebs" all the time, but I have fi
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Award Winning Apps On Sale Now

Award Winning Apps On Sale Now | iPads in Education Daily | Scoop.it
Some really great apps can be had for less than a buck right now...

There have been a lot of great sales over the summer. I like to be able to
purchase a few new things and give them a try before the school year
starts. Apple has not done the usual Back to School promotion, but they do
have some great apps on sale. A few of these apps I own and think are worth
it, and some of them I am going to purchase while they are discounted. 

The Apps I Own: (and approve) 
1. Scanner Pro 6 - I am a
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