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The All New Skitch 2.0 for iPhone, Mac, iPad and iPod Touch

The All New Skitch 2.0 for iPhone, Mac, iPad and iPod Touch | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"The new Skitch design embodies the application’s purpose of helping you communicate your ideas quickly and easily. We focused on making things simpler, highlighting exactly the shapes, colors and options you need in order to get things done. It’s this restraint that makes Skitch so easy to use, and so deceptively powerful."

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iOS6 Simplified for Educators

iOS6 Simplified for Educators | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Apple has recently released iOS6. This is the latest and most recent and probably the most performing operating system out there. I personally liked its features and thought I might provide you with a little review in case you want to upgrade to it."

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Guided Access in the New iOS 6

Guided Access in the New iOS 6 | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
With Apple?s most recent iOS update, there is one new feature that we think teachers will find very useful: Guided Access.
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The 30 Best iPad apps for university students and academics (part 2)

The 30 Best iPad apps for university students and academics (part 2) | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
This second part of a three-part series on the best iPad apps for university students and academics discusses apps for conceptualizing and presenting ideas.
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Locking up, locking down: Hands-on with iOS 6 enterprise management

Locking up, locking down: Hands-on with iOS 6 enterprise management | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
With single-app mode, self-destructing profiles, iOS buttons down for business.
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iMessage: The ultimate guide | iMore.com

iMessage: The ultimate guide | iMore.com | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"iMessage is Apple's proprietary service that allows you to send and receive free, SMS- and MMS-like messages on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac from any other iMessage user"

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iPads at Burley: What does "transformative" mean?

iPads at Burley: What does "transformative" mean? | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"You have probably heard people describe the iPad as "transformative" in the classroom. However, it's important to define what we mean by that term and to be clear about the very real benefits that mobile technology can offer. At Burley, we see the greatest transformation in key classroom relationships: the relationship of the students to their work, the relationship between students and other students, and the relationship of students to the process of assessing and reflecting upon their own work. "

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iPad Today 116 - iOS 6, HopStop, Nik, NFL Rewind

iPad Today 116 - iOS 6, HopStop, Nik, NFL Rewind | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Leo & Sarah check out new iOS 6 apps, Tweet anew from iPad, catch up on NFL football, & more!
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A Review of the First Two Weeks of Teaching EFL Through iPad to Lower Level Students : EFL Through iPads

A Review of the First Two Weeks of Teaching EFL Through iPad to Lower Level Students : EFL Through iPads | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Our initial premise that some students would be familiar with Apple icons, touchscreen technology and multiple gesture screen management because of their out of school use of iPads and iPhones, proved correct. However, equally correct was our concern that other students would be totally new to it all."

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How to get Google Maps back on an iOS 6 iPhone - iPad/iPhone - Macworld UK

How to get Google Maps back on an iOS 6 iPhone - iPad/iPhone - Macworld UK | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Discover how to still use Google Maps on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch even after you've upgraded to iOS 6.
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iOS 6 Tips and Hidden Features | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

iOS 6 Tips and Hidden Features | Gadget Lab | Wired.com | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Apple showcased many of the big ticket features of its latest mobile OS at its WWDC keynote and the iPhone unveiling, but there’s far more to iOS 6 than things like Passbook and Maps.
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iOS 6: Accessibility gets a boost

iOS 6: Accessibility gets a boost | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
There are a number of new accessibility options in iOS 6 today, and you don't necessarily need to be disabled to use them.
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Apps Gone Free Notifies You Of App Store Sales and Great Free Apps

Apps Gone Free Notifies You Of App Store Sales and Great Free Apps | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"iOS: More apps go on sale or get discounted on a given day than anyone can really keep track of, but Apps Gone Free for the iPhone and iPad does a great job of keeping you up to date on which apps go on sale on what day and which apps go from paid to free—all right on your phone."

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iPads (and tablets) in K12 - When will we get it together? | ZDNet

iPads (and tablets) in K12 - When will we get it together? | ZDNet | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Summary: An interview with John Martellaro over at the Mac Observer got me thinking...why can't we get this right?
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9 Ways Universities Are Using The iPad In & Out Of The Classroom

9 Ways Universities Are Using The iPad In & Out Of The Classroom | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
  iPads are making waves in education all over the nation, even in college classrooms, where they’re replacing laptops, textbooks, and notebooks.
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Amazing Alex: Physics App from the creators of Angry

Amazing Alex: Physics App from the creators of Angry | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Angry Birds creators have released a new Physics App - Amazing Alex! The educational app is a new physics-based puzzle game.
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MathyCathy « techchef4u

MathyCathy « techchef4u | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"MathyCathy has already begun embracing the 1:1 8th iPad Rollout. Not only has she composed lessons that allow students to have familiarity and exposure with screen-casting, PDF annotation, and QR codes, she has tirelessly chronicled this journey in her blog and created a PDF handout with step-by-step directions for anyone to utilize."

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How the iPad is Changing Our Kids' Futures

How the iPad is Changing Our Kids' Futures | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Our kids are ‘going digital’ at earlier ages than ever before. It has been well-documented that technology usage among kids is happening essentially from birth and only increases with each year that kids increase their tech-savvy and adeptness at using these engaging devices."

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Great improvements to Evernote Skitch for iPad and iPhone!

Great improvements to Evernote Skitch for iPad and iPhone! | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Very good news for Skitch users out there. Evernote has released Skitch 2.0 (free), a very welcome update to the Skitch app (first reviewed here). Skitch is a screenshot and photo annotating app that is very easy to use."

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5 Cool Teleprompter Apps for iPad

5 Cool Teleprompter Apps for iPad | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Some people love making fun of teleprompters and those who use them. But these tools can be quite helpful in improving your public speaking skills.
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The Inclusive Class: A List of Apps that can Facilitate Inclusion

The Inclusive Class: A List of Apps that can Facilitate Inclusion | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Last week on The Inclusive Class Podcast, guest Kathleen McClaskey, shared a number of Apps that can "level the playing field". In other words, these Apps can be used to help students with special needs and/or learning difficulties participate in classroom reading, writing and math activities. "

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6 iPad Apps for Young Math Learners

6 iPad Apps for Young Math Learners | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Teaching math to the young ones is not as straight forward as doing so to slightly older children. Many teachers use interactive tools to grab the attention of their younger students. Thanks to devices such as iPad. , you can get your own kids started with math early on. Here are 6 iPad apps that can help:"

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10 new iOS 6 features iPad users should know

10 new iOS 6 features iPad users should know | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"iOS 6 isn’t just for the iPhone. Apple included some fun new features in its new mobile operating system, available today, for iPad users. Here’s a look at the new stuff you’ll get: Siri, a clock app, FaceTime everywhere, Facebook integration and more."

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How to Use Do Not Disturb in iOS 6

How to Use Do Not Disturb in iOS 6 | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Do Not Disturb is a new iOS 6 feature on the iPhone and iPad that turns off notifications for a specific period of time. It can work on a schedule and allow emergency calls.
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