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This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: StillShot, Inkflow, AnyList & More [Roundup] | Cult of Mac

This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: StillShot, Inkflow, AnyList & More [Roundup] | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Leading this week’s must-have apps roundup is a terrific photography app called StillShot, which allows you to extract full-resolution still images from your videos. It breaks your clips down into frames and allows you to save the best ones — all for less then a dollar."

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Weekend iPad Wallpapers – Couple New Ones from Pimp Your Screen — iPad Insight

Weekend iPad Wallpapers – Couple New Ones from Pimp Your Screen — iPad Insight | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
This week’s weekend iPad wallpapers come from the always excellent Pimp Your Screen app, easily the best iPad wallpapers app I’ve ever seen.
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Infographic: The new nanny: Tablets and other mobile devices teach and entertain kids

Infographic: The new nanny: Tablets and other mobile devices teach and entertain kids | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Just when you got used to your kids hogging your laptop, suddenly they’re hogging your iPad or other tablet device instead. They might even be cajoling you for tablets of their own."

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7 iPad Blogging Apps

7 iPad Blogging Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
A list of iPad blogging apps that gives you the freedom to write, edit and post from the road.

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Paid Apps for the iClassroom - A Listly List

Paid Apps for the iClassroom - A Listly List | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"While I am a fan of free apps, I think these paid apps are worth every penny! What are your favorite must-have paid apps for the iClassroom?"

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teachwithyouripad - Science Apps

teachwithyouripad - Science Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Science apps are the most abundant in iTunes. There are several solar systems, and periodic table. If you search science in iTunes, you will find pages. The only thing science apps are missing is a projection app."

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9 Best Apps for Enjoying the Summer

9 Best Apps for Enjoying the Summer | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Summer is here, so we present you how to give yourself a break from work with these great summer apps.
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An iPad School – Top 10 Tips

An iPad School – Top 10 Tips | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"There is no doubt that learning is central to thinking at ESSA Academy. A visit is based on talk of pedagogy and enhancing student life (iPad and Pedagogy). However, there are many lessons to be learned about the implementation of new technology in a school and ESSA, in particular Abdul Chohan, are very happy to help."

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How to Set Manual DHCP and a Static IP Address on an iPad or iPhone

How to Set Manual DHCP and a Static IP Address on an iPad or iPhone | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Certain Wi-Fi networks require clients to use static IP addresses or manual DHCP information in order for a device to connect properly, setting either of these is easy within iOS."

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The iPad and Pedagogy

The iPad and Pedagogy | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"There is a running theme on this blog – ‘it’s not about the device’. I expected this view to be challenged by a visit to Essa Academy in Bolton where they refer to an ‘ecosystem’ using Apple technology. I was prepared for technological practice that would be difficult to comprehend and a new building with an infrastructure we couldn’t hope to replicate. I couldn’t have been more wrong."

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16 Incredible iPad Apps for ESL Learners - Best Colleges Online

16 Incredible iPad Apps for ESL Learners - Best Colleges Online | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Download these iPad apps to receive a relatively comprehensive look at one of the world’s most widely-spoken tongues.

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Turn photos into sketches on iOS

Turn photos into sketches on iOS | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
There are tons of apps that add retro effects to your images, but another group of photography apps turns your images into art. Read this blog post by Jason Parker on iPhone Atlas.

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Instacast vs. Downcast vs. Pocket Casts: iPhone podcast app shootout! | iMore

Instacast vs. Downcast vs. Pocket Casts: iPhone podcast app shootout! | iMore | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Instacast, Downcast, and Pocket Casts all bring podcasts directly to your iPhone and iPod touch, which is one of the best ways to enjoy them when you're in the car, working out, sitting in the office, or simply lounging around the house.
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REVIEW: Earthlapse is a window on the Earth from space

REVIEW: Earthlapse is a window on the Earth from space | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Earthlapse is a beautiful US$0.99 app for iOS that gives you an International Space Station view of the earth moving below.
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Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Google Play eBooks, Copyright, and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Google Play eBooks, Copyright, and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"This afternoon our family made the 6 hour trek on I-27 and I-40 back to Oklahoma City from Lubbock, Texas, and my eight year old ran out of chapter books to read about halfway home. In this post, I’ll describe how we discovered a developmentally-appropriate, free eBook to download on an iPad and some of the things this process highlighted with respect to copyright and eBooks."

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REVIEW: Visual Talks - create animated presentations for iPad

REVIEW: Visual Talks - create animated presentations for iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Create exciting and lively presentations with all multimedia and graphical tools. Use the full power of your iDevice to make animated and narrated explanations of any idea and events..."


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1:1 Technology

1:1 Technology | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"So, it’s about the learning and it’s got to happen. It has to be understood and you need teachers, students and parents to see potential."

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iPad – Part 2 | ijatkinson.com

iPad – Part 2 | ijatkinson.com | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Having now worked with the pad and made it part of my every day tool kit, it was time to start exploring how it could sensibly be connected and used in the classroom and general school environment."

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WikiView – Wikipedia Reader for iPad

WikiView – Wikipedia Reader for iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Wikipedia is a great resource for researchers, students, and anyone interested in learning more about topics they are not familiar with.
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Let Your Peeps Tell You What Time It Is- iPad App Review | PadGadget

Let Your Peeps Tell You What Time It Is- iPad App Review | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Back in January of 2011, when the Mac App Store first opened, one of the first apps I downloaded was Swackett. Not only is it a useful weather app with local and national satellite radar, but it is adorable too.
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Why Ernest Hemingway Would Have Loved the iPad | Cult of Mac

Why Ernest Hemingway Would Have Loved the iPad | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Pundits and writers say the iPad sucks for “real work” in general and writing in particular. I have come to believe the opposite: To me, the iPad is the best writing tool I’ve ever used. And I think Ernest Hemingway would agree."

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How Many Screens of Apps Do You Have? | iPad.AppStorm

How Many Screens of Apps Do You Have? | iPad.AppStorm | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
How Many Screens of Apps Do You Have?  Simple poll this week, to further gauge the organisational habits of AppStorm readers - after we learned that...
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Best Free iPad App of the Week: TouchTV — iPad Insight

Best Free iPad App of the Week: TouchTV — iPad Insight | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"We’d like to share our Best Free iPad App of the Week here every weekend. This week’s pick is TouchTV, which promises to bring high quality TV highlights to the iPad – and delivers nicely on the promise."

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12 Keys to Finding Quality Education Apps

12 Keys to Finding Quality Education Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"As school districts search for the few quality apps that will fit into their curriculum, instructional technology staff at three elementary school districts shared how they measure and find quality apps."


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90+ iPad and iPod Apps For High School via MyWeb4Ed

90+ iPad and iPod Apps For High School via MyWeb4Ed | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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