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iPad Apps & Resources for People With Autism

iPad Apps & Resources for People With Autism | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Check out this great list of materials compiled by a parent, an adult with autism and an SLP.

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24 Educational iPad Apps for Kids in Reading & Writing

24 Educational iPad Apps for Kids in Reading & Writing | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

A list of the best educational iPad apps for kids in reading and writing.

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Using the iPad to audio record the meeting and take notes at the same time | iGo With My iPad

Using the iPad to audio record the meeting and take notes at the same time | iGo With My iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Recording Pro http://ow.ly/aV6je will let the iPad record the meeting in the background while you still use your iPad to look up documents, write notes or do a presentation."

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Digging the Scoops - Scoop.it

Digging the Scoops - Scoop.it | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Yesterday Scoop.it revealed two new features: Topic Filtering and Unlimited Follow View.

 

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iPad plan for schools may go nationwide

iPad plan for schools may go nationwide | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"A number of schools nationwide may follow Orewa College's lead and require students to have iPads or internet capable devices. The school controversially introduced the technology this year to its year nine classes and yesterday the college held a conference for 200 education representatives interested in using the devices in their own institutions."

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The complete 1-to-1 laptop or iPad pre-deployment survey | Technology with Intention

The complete 1-to-1 laptop or iPad pre-deployment survey | Technology with Intention | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Last Thursday was a great day of professional development as 30 educators from around the Northwest visited Westside’s iPad Open House. This was an opportunity for IT directors, teachers and administrators to see students in action and learn about the process of deploying a 1-to-1 iPad program."

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A Quick Guide To Managing A Classroom Full Of iPads | Edudemic

A Quick Guide To Managing A Classroom Full Of iPads | Edudemic | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"While the iPad’s potential in formal learning environments is clear, there is a practical side to its implementation that is not often recognized until after they’re purchased. Logistics here are usually left to an over-worked school or district IT person—or worse, to the classroom teacher. At $500 each for the 16GB iPad 3, thirty iPads would be in the ballpark of $15,000—a huge responsibility financially. But did you know that iPad storage can also impact classroom management?"

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iPads in Primary Education: 10 Practical Ways To Use Apps in Primary Mathematics Teaching - By Mr Williams

iPads in Primary Education: 10 Practical Ways To Use Apps in Primary Mathematics Teaching - By Mr Williams | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"With a keen interest in ICT and maths, I have been exploring the ways in which iPad apps (other than the “I can do maths….2+2 etc” type) can enhance pupil progress and motivation. I believe that, when done the right way, gaming can play a huge role in learning. If you are going to try any of these ideas in class its best to be quite familiar with the apps and how they work.

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13 Fresh, Exciting iPad Apps Added to the Best iPad Apps Page

13 Fresh, Exciting iPad Apps Added to the Best iPad Apps Page | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Our Best iPad Apps has recently undergone a full overhaul to keep up with the changes on the iTunes App Store. 13 fresh applications have been included in the latest update, many of which are worth a look.
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REVIEW: Edshelf: An Educational App Directory for Teachers

REVIEW: Edshelf: An Educational App Directory for Teachers | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Edshelf aims to address problems that I’ve covered here on Hack Education before: there’s a ton of educational content online – websites, apps and the like. But the question remains: how do you find “what works” (and what works on a particular or across multiple platforms)? How do you find high quality resources for specific subjects or specific grades?"

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Tips2012: Teachers’ Voices #2: Doug’s i-Story | TPACK iPad Project In Schools (TIPS)

Tips2012: Teachers’ Voices #2: Doug’s i-Story | TPACK iPad Project In Schools (TIPS) | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"A frequently asked question is “How do I transfer items created on my iPad to other devices?” This leads to the issue of workflows and document management on an iPad."

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Weekend iPad Wallpapers – More Retina Walls by Brett Jordan — iPad Insight

Weekend iPad Wallpapers – More Retina Walls by Brett Jordan — iPad Insight | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
This weekend’s picks are more lovely retina wallpapers for the new iPad, once again posted to our Flickr group by Brett Jordan (no relation).
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iPad Creative - iPad Creative Blog - Standzfree review - Could this fantastically flexible iPad stand be an essential accessory?

iPad Creative - iPad Creative Blog - Standzfree review - Could this fantastically flexible iPad stand be an essential accessory? | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Looking for a suitable object or surface on which to prop up my iPad has become something of habit of mine."

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Student Teachers Bring iPads Into Education Classrooms

Student Teachers Bring iPads Into Education Classrooms | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
In the Fall 2011 semester, two senior education majors explored the use of the iPad 2 in the classroom during their student teaching. Kerri Rogers and Kelly Joao, enrolled in...
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Review: A Fact Every Day – 365 Fun Facts for Kids, for iPad — iPad Insight

Review: A Fact Every Day – 365 Fun Facts for Kids, for iPad — iPad Insight | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
A Fact Every Day – 365 Fun Facts for Kids is a simple and entertaining iPad app.
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iPaddiction: MadPad Hd Perfect Tool For Math Review

iPaddiction: MadPad Hd Perfect Tool For Math Review | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"I have been looking for reason to use MadPad Hd in our school. Sure, it's fun, quirky, and creative, but how can I apply it to education?"

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10 Favorite Music Creation Apps for iPhone and iPad

10 Favorite Music Creation Apps for iPhone and iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"The 10 applications that I’m featuring are my favourite for creating — and not consuming — music. I will mention the UK price and the US price as well as whether they can be used on both or just one. These applications are the ones that I use on a fairly regular basis and are in no particular order."

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Majority Of Doctors Will Use iPads On The Job By 2013 | Cult of Mac

Majority Of Doctors Will Use iPads On The Job By 2013 | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"The iPad’s design and capabilities have always made it intriguing option for doctors and other healthcare providers. Shortly after Apple launched the iPad two years ago, technophile doctors began bringing them into their offices and a number of hospitals began launching pilot programs centered around it."

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How to Save Images from Safari or Mail Onto the iPad & iPhone

How to Save Images from Safari or Mail Onto the iPad & iPhone | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Saving pictures from websites or emails on to the iPad or iPhone is very easy once you learn how."

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123D Catch: capture 3D photos using your iPad

123D Catch: capture 3D photos using your iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
So this is pretty cool: Autodesk, the maker of the popular 3D design software AutoCAD, has just released a new app for the iPad called 123D Catch.
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Fodor's City Guide Apps Now Available for Free on iPhone and iPad

Fodor's City Guide Apps Now Available for Free on iPhone and iPad | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Fodor's Travel apps for iPhone and iPad went from $6.99 to $0 over the weekend, giving users access to our up-to-the-minute picks and advice for free! Don't say we never did anything for you.
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Tips2012 iPad App Guide #41: LiveBinders | TPACK iPad Project In Schools (TIPS)

Tips2012 iPad App Guide #41: LiveBinders | TPACK iPad Project In Schools (TIPS) | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Livebinders http://livebinders.com/ ; is a web application which makes it easy for teachers to curate and organise their favourite online education resources (and uploaded PDF / Word documents) in virtual 3 ringed binders, which can then be shared on virtual ‘shelves’ – accessible for free – anywhere, anytime."

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The iPad as a research tool

The iPad as a research tool | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Today, I want to explore the possibilities the iPad has as a tool for researching information. As I’ve said many times, what I describe here can be done on laptops but the purpose of this post is to show how the iPad can be used for all tasks if you have decided to use iPads as your main computer. Having said that, there are some iPad specific functions and apps that for me offer a superior experience."

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Secrets How to Use iPad Keyboard: Useful Tips and Tricks | iPads House

Secrets How to Use iPad Keyboard: Useful Tips and Tricks | iPads House | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
There are a lot of useful iPad keyboard secrets that you can learn and improve your typing experience on this onscreen keyboard. Read a guide, tips and tricks.
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This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: Instacast, iTranslate Voice, Weathermob & More | Cult of Mac

This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: Instacast, iTranslate Voice, Weathermob & More | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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