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Mind Mapping in my Classroom with MindMeister

Mind Mapping in my Classroom with MindMeister | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

" MindMeister has numerous features and allows a great deal of flexibility and creativity. MindMeister also allows for portability with its “Mobile Apps” for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices. You can take your maps on the go!"

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iPad Basics: How to Change the Apple ID on the iPad | iPad Insight

iPad Basics: How to Change the Apple ID on the iPad | iPad Insight | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
How to change Apple ID on the iPad - an easy step-by-step guide.
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New Guide! Mobile Devices for Learning: What You Need to Know

New Guide! Mobile Devices for Learning: What You Need to Know | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Learn how cellphones, e-book readers, and tablets are getting kids engaged with learning, focused on working smarter, and ready for the future.
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Sketchbook Ink Takes The Busyness Out Of Your Sketch Work – iPad App Review | Oct. 11 | PadGadget

Sketchbook Ink Takes The Busyness Out Of Your Sketch Work – iPad App Review | Oct. 11 | PadGadget | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
There is nothing more important to an artist than his sketchbook. Page after page of scribbles, doodles and inspiration keep the creativity flowing and a sketchbook facilitates the process.
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Apple Lightning Connector and Adaptors: What they mean for you

Apple Lightning Connector and Adaptors: What they mean for you | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
With the new iPhone 5, fifth generation iPod touch, and newest iPod Nano, Apple has introduced the new lightning connector. It replaces the 30-pin connector that we have all become accustomed with ...
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Empty Passbook App? Then Add These Fun, Historic Novelty Passes -- AppAdvice

Empty Passbook App? Then Add These Fun, Historic Novelty Passes -- AppAdvice | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Give your Passbook app a novelty makeover with these fun historic passes.
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Using my iPad in the classroom

Using my iPad in the classroom | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"My iPad2 was my constant companion throughout my PGCE course, much to the amusement of my peers. I found it a great way to take notes an pictures, and of course to use social media to keep up with colleagues and news."

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100 Incredible Science Lectures For The Flipped Classroom

100 Incredible Science Lectures For The Flipped Classroom | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Open source, for both the classroom and the self-educator, proves an absolutely swoon-worthy digital ocean of information. Unsurprisingly, the sciences thrive in such a climate, with the Internet positively flooded with panels, lectures, Q&As, talks, complete and incomplete classes, demonstrations, and other conduits through which education flows."

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14 Smart Tips for Using iPads in Class

14 Smart Tips for Using iPads in Class | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"For schools that are about to deploy the iPad as their main mobile learning device, there’s wisdom to be learned from others who’ve gone down that road. At Marin Country Day School in Corte Madera, Calif., the first year of a pilot iPad program for sixth-graders has just ended, and some clear lessons have emerged. Here are some tips to help smooth the transition."

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23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow

23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"The iPad is not magic, and as many educators have found integrating them meaningfully is by no means a just-add-water proposition.http://www.teachthought.com/teaching/10-questions-to-ask-yourself-before-deploying-ipads/ The same applies to Project-Based Learning. http://www.edutopia.org/project-based-learning "

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Ms. Laidler: Science in the City: Animal Adaptations and iPads

Ms. Laidler: Science in the City: Animal Adaptations and iPads | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"The students had to select an environment and then decide on an adaptation that would help them survive in the conditions of the environment, help the animal eat, or prevent the animal from being eaten. Students worked on paper first and then chose either Audioboo and recorded a podcast and added the picture, or worked on Educreations."

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The Crazy Facts About Apple’s Role In Education | Edudemic

The Crazy Facts About Apple’s Role In Education | Edudemic | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Today’s children were born and raised in a world of digital convenience, so it’s no surprise that mobile is so popular on the playground. Apple has long realized the potential of the pre-teen set and has targeted them with iPads, learning apps, smart devices and other mobile tech to meet their educational and developmental needs. To demonstrate how digital and mobile technology are gaining momentum with children, MDG Advertising created this informative infographic."

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iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics

iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
MindMeld from Expect Labs is a conversation tool for the iPad that listens to what you are saying and suggests relevant content.
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Why the iPad mini? One word: Textbooks

Why the iPad mini? One word: Textbooks | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"To make the iPad a real choice in the education marketplace, Apple needs an entry that competes with the bargain-basement tablets. iPads may be on every teen's Christmas wishlist, but parents are hard-pressed not to compare bottom lines."

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This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: The Magazine, Taskbox, Recall & More [Roundup] | Cult of Mac

This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: The Magazine, Taskbox, Recall & More [Roundup] | Cult of Mac | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
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Student App Reviews – the Next iFrontier in Personalized Learning « techchef4u

Student App Reviews – the Next iFrontier in Personalized Learning « techchef4u | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"A few weeks ago, we got the idea to have students create video app reviews and tutorials using Reflection. Now it has become a popular event. Students visit me during advisory and I set up the mirroring with Reflection and the screen recording with Quicktime on my MacBook and in 2-3 minutes, we have pure app magic."

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REVIEW: Songza: Music for the Moment | iPad.AppStorm

REVIEW: Songza: Music for the Moment | iPad.AppStorm | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Songza is a music discovery service designed to play the perfect tune for whatever mood or activity you are doing. Think about Pandora and how it designs its stations based off of other artists and songs. Songza does the same thing, but bases its music off of activities such as “Relaxing at Home” or “Cooking.” Let’s find out more after the jump."

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Layout brings advanced multi image collage creation to the iPad | iGo With My iPad

Layout brings advanced multi image collage creation to the iPad | iGo With My iPad | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"We have covered a couple collage building apps for the iPad in the past. Generally, apps offer a selection of frames that you can add images to with a few editing options. A few of us have been working with a universal app, Layout, which has a equally usable interface on both the iPad and iPhone."

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Coloring App: Teach Kids About Fire Safety

Coloring App: Teach Kids About Fire Safety | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Educating kids about fire safety prevents fires and saves lives. AAA Restoration Company designed the AAA Coloring app to teach children important fire safety tips. AAA Coloring is available for free downloading in the iTunes App Store. http://ow.ly/esw2g ; "

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App of the week – Flipboard | deFerrers iPads

App of the week – Flipboard | deFerrers iPads | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Flipboard creates a stunning personalised magazine out of the things you like to read and stay up to date with. You can add any topic that interests you to your Flipboard – or choose from a recommended selection. This can be as general as following the latest business news or it can be as specific as following a class Twitter feed.."

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iPad App Recommendations for K-6 - A Listly List

iPad App Recommendations for K-6 - A Listly List | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Suggested list of core iPad apps for K-6 use. Preference is given to apps that are open-ended and can be used for various creative needs.".

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Apple got you lost? 40 alternative map & GPS apps for iOS

Apple got you lost? 40 alternative map & GPS apps for iOS | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Apple's new Maps application has a lot going for it. It's gorgeous, its vector maps make it faster than Google Maps, and it finally brings the platform alongside the competition as ...
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Parent's Guide to Educational iPad Games - A Listly List

Parent's Guide to Educational iPad Games - A Listly List | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"We learn most effectively when motivated. This is a list of games your kids will have fun playing ... while also learning important skills and lessons as a by-product!"

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Social networking on iPhone and iPad: the definitive guide

Social networking on iPhone and iPad: the definitive guide | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Whether you've an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch, social apps are plentiful - here's our guide to getting the most from them.
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Start Your Business Is Featured iPad App Store Section This Week | iPad Insight

Start Your Business Is Featured iPad App Store Section This Week | iPad Insight | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Each week the iPad App Store offers up a handful of topical or themed sections in its Featured area. One of the notable ones this week is ‘Start Your Business’ – which is a good looking, eclectic collection of productivity and business oriented apps."

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