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2012 iPad Program Doc’s. | iPads 4 Learning @ MLC

2012 iPad Program Doc’s. | iPads 4 Learning @ MLC | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Regarding our 1:1 iPad Program commencing at the beginning of 2012 in our year 6 and 7 cohorts, i have attached all relevant documents which have been part of informing parents and our community about our iPad happenings so far. All documents are in PDF format and can be downloaded."

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iPhone and iPad Apps Gone Free – November 8 Roundup | iOSnoops

iPhone and iPad Apps Gone Free – November 8 Roundup | iOSnoops | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Looking to fill up your iPhone or iPad with free apps? Great deals are constantly popping up in the App Store, and here are 35 iPhone, iPad and iPod touch apps that are now free."

 

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iPad in Education | School Distrct of Palm Beach County

iPad in Education | School Distrct of Palm Beach County | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

This Wiki will house information related to the iPad in Education sponsored by the Department of Educational Technology in the School District of Palm Beach County.

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After three months in classrooms, iPads eliminate excuses and change learning

After three months in classrooms, iPads eliminate excuses and change learning | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Ben White asked his sixth-grade students if his hair looked OK. As he prepared to be on camera, his Webb School of Knoxville students opened video apps on their iPads to record White giving them their homework assignment.
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Apps I Have Loved -- THE Journal

Apps I Have Loved -- THE Journal | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Ask district IT leaders which mobile apps they rely on and they’ll tell you--and tell you, and tell you. Here, they share their favorites.
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iPad in Ed: Here to Stay or a Passing Fad? « WizIQ Blog

iPad in Ed: Here to Stay or a Passing Fad? « WizIQ Blog | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"While educators are still divided over Apple’s tablet (and tablets in general), ultimately the only way to assess a technology’s impact is to try it, not only to enhance or replace existing classroom instructional techniques, but also to truly innovate and explore the new pedagogies it enables."

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The Best New Features Of Magazine Style Apps For the iPad | MakeUseOf.com

The Best New Features Of Magazine Style Apps For the iPad | MakeUseOf.com | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"All three iPad magazine apps have similar features, but each has something unique that might cause you to use all three. In this article I share some of the best new features in these apps, and explain why you might download one or all of them to your iPad."

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100 iPad Apps Perfect For Middle School | Edudemic

100 iPad Apps Perfect For Middle School | Edudemic | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"This is the second in a set of featured articles on the best iPad apps for the classroom. Be sure to check out last week’s ‘65+ iPad Apps Perfect For Elementary Schools‘ and stay tuned for more great app lists and resources!"

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PadGadget Weekly App Series – Apps for Radio Streaming | PadGadget

PadGadget Weekly App Series – Apps for Radio Streaming | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"For today’s Weekly App Series we’ve found eight great apps to add to your iPad collection. We have included eight essential apps for radio streaming in this week’s bundle."

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MathBoard | Teachers with Apps

MathBoard | Teachers with Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"MathBoard, by palaware, is a stellar app for teaching addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts, as well as, squares, cubes, and square roots."

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Apps that support literacy instruction | inov8 Educational Consulting

Apps that support literacy instruction | inov8 Educational Consulting | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Part 7 of "There's A Special App For That" series on iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad apps for students with special needs. In this post we examine the seven building blocks of literacy instruction and look at apps that can support each area.


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Top Ten iPad Apps to Manage Your Money! | 9to5iPad | the iPad Blog

Top Ten iPad Apps to Manage Your Money! | 9to5iPad | the iPad Blog | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"The iPad has become a popular tool for easily surfing the internet but if you want get more use out of you iPad, there are numerous apps available that can help manage your finances."

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Enjoy the Adventurous Journey of Bobik Bombastinov – iPad App Review | PadGadget

Enjoy the Adventurous Journey of Bobik Bombastinov – iPad App Review | PadGadget | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"The Adventurous Journey of Bobik Bombastinov is a cute children’s story written by author Viviane Dommann. Available in both English and German, this book is as strange and quirky as it is endearing and sweet."

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Shuffler.fm launches Flipboard-style app for music discovery on the iPad | TNW Apps

Shuffler.fm launches Flipboard-style app for music discovery on the iPad | TNW Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Music blogs have been influential tastemakers for some time when it comes to breaking new acts. Shuffler.fm is a music discovery service designed to help users navigate the music shared by blogs in a visual way, and today it’s arrived on the iPad."

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How to View Flash on the iPad (…and other iOS Devices) | Wired Educator

How to View Flash on the iPad (…and other iOS Devices) | Wired Educator | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"ow can I view Flash sites on an iPad? I have been asked this question often enough. I have recommended iPads to many individuals and schools and occasionally someone asks this very question."

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The Apple iPad Trends and Statistics 3 | YUDU

The Apple iPad Trends and Statistics 3 | YUDU | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Going into 2012, the Apple iPad and the Apple iPad2 find thmesleves in an ever-increasing pool of competitiors..."

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Special Segment: Techno Tots | abc7chicago.com

Special Segment: Techno Tots | abc7chicago.com | iPads in Education | Scoop.it
In a world where smart phones and iPads are as interesting to children as books and crayons, questions are being raised about the long term effects.
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Mobile Learning4Special Needs - Apps

Mobile Learning4Special Needs - Apps | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

 

This wiki contains 120 apps categorized into 14 categories for students with special needs.  Included are video tutorials and case studies.


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Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - Project-Based Learning & iPads at St. Stephen's

Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - Project-Based Learning & iPads at St. Stephen's | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"An iPad is a toolbox that gets filled with tools such as apps, is a portal to communication and collaboration with others, and when guided by teachers who have been appropriately trained, students become truly engaged and motivated critical thinkers. Working with Tony Vincent and our Technology Team, our teachers will receive the professional development and support to successfully carry out our goals."

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High Techpectations: Mobile Learning Finds (Apple iOS) (weekly)

High Techpectations: Mobile Learning Finds (Apple iOS) (weekly) | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Check out the weekly iOS finds including:

* Keyboard Shortcuts and Typing Tips for your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch

* Apps for Digital Storytelling

* Text To Speech Apps For iPad: iPad/iPhone/iPodTouch

and many, many more ....."

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Schools Say: iPads Motivate Kids to Learn | Cult of Mac

Schools Say: iPads Motivate Kids to Learn | Cult of Mac | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Administrators say the iPads serve not only as a teaching tool, but as a motivator. Staff tells a story of a student who told his parent he “had to go to school” because he knew it was iPad day in one of his classes."

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iPad Creative - iPad Creative Blog - Video: iPad as a Recording Studio

iPad Creative - iPad Creative Blog - Video: iPad as a Recording Studio | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"There is currently a virtual flood of music creativity out there using iOS and iDevices like the iPad. We are seeing new creations, new Apps, and new ideas every day."

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Learning and Teaching with iPads: Involving parents with your schools iPad program

Learning and Teaching with iPads: Involving parents with your schools iPad program | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Many libraries and educational organisations across the world see the benefits of including your community in understanding how latest technology can enhance learning. A number of libraries have what they call a 'Digital Petting Zoo' where you can go and find out more about the technology, find out what it can do, how to use it and feel comfortable with the technology."

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iPad.Classroom

iPad.Classroom | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"In a 21st century world the landscape of how one consumes information is constantly changing. The 21st century classroom is no exception; Apple iPads have replaced laptops and traditional textbooks in a class in the College of Education at North Carolina State University."

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New iPhone, iPad and Android Apps for October 2011 | ReadWriteWeb.com

New iPhone, iPad and Android Apps for October 2011 | ReadWriteWeb.com | iPads in Education | Scoop.it

"Apple had a great month in the new app department, mostly spurred by the release of the iPhone 4S and all the iOS5-based applications that developers have been working on throughout the summer..."

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