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Collaborize Classroom Launches New iPad App: Get It A Day Early Here

Collaborize Classroom Launches New iPad App: Get It A Day Early Here | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Popular learning platform Collaborize Classroom has just announced a new iPad app that's further proof that tablets are likely the future of classroom communication.
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The History 2.0 Classroom: Why Go 1:1 iPad? | 1 to 1 iPads in Middle School

The History 2.0 Classroom: Why Go 1:1 iPad? | 1 to 1 iPads in Middle School | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
"In a response to a well written and thoughtful post that I recently read by @jmcconville1000, "Why the iPad is bad for education", I felt compelled to respond from my personal experience of rolling out a cart of 30 iPads in a shared high school...
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Algebra Phobias Vanish with New Hands-On Equations App for ...

Algebra Phobias Vanish with New Hands-On Equations App for ... | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
ALLENTOWN, Pa., April 4, 2012 -- Educators say algebra phobias vanish and test scores improve with the new iPad app from Borenson and Associates at. ... “This app takes into account the different learning styles that students have,” she added.
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Google Docs Integration is Now Available | Edmodo – Safe Social Networking for Schools

Google Docs Integration is Now Available | Edmodo – Safe Social Networking for Schools | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it

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iSwifter Flash Web Browser for iPad on the iTunes App Store

Finally an app that allows you to view Flash-based websites: iSwifter Flash Web Browser 

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instaGrok | A new way to learn

instaGrok | A new way to learn | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it

Use InstaGrok to find out about any topic. It's visually appealing and very kid friendly.

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What schools need to know about OS X Mountain Lion

What schools need to know about OS X Mountain Lion | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Many school districts are rolling out student programs, where most computing is done with the iPad.
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School Computers to Be Replaced by School iPads in 2016 | Anti ...

School Computers to Be Replaced by School iPads in 2016 | Anti ... | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
School Computers to Be Replaced by School iPads in 2016 ... Back іn February Georgia Senate President pro tem Tommie Williams proposed a plan to replace conventional textbooks in middle schools with thе iPad.
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1.5 Million Lessons And Growing: ShowMe App Emerges as Leader in iPad Digital Education Revolution | Singularity Hub

In 2011, the poster child of digital education was the Khan Academy, Sal Khan’s brainchild of over 3,000 lessons, but a new star is emerging for 2012 that’s taking Khan’s approach to the crowd. It’s a free whiteboard app called ShowMe that will currently play 1.5 million teacher-produced lessons ...


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Edit, Upload, And Share Videos On Vimeo 2.0 For iPhone & iPad

Edit, Upload, And Share Videos On Vimeo 2.0 For iPhone & iPad | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Last week, the 2.0 version of Vimeo, was released with significant user interface changes and performance enhancements for iOS devices.
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I like vimeo
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iPads in Education - Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education.

iPads in Education - Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education. | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it

Ning network of several thousand educators exploring the potential of iPads and mobile devices in education. Free membership.


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I think this is a very good starting point for educators starting to use the iPads in Education.

eduDroid's comment, May 24, 2013 9:43 AM
A review of eduDroid from education point of view.

http://www.teachwithtablets.co.uk/edudroid-educational-app-review/#more-480
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TED-Ed Launches: Wants Every Teacher To Become A TED Presenter (Sneak Peek)

TED-Ed Launches: Wants Every Teacher To Become A TED Presenter (Sneak Peek) | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
There's a world full of brilliant educators out there and someone needs to help them unleash their genius upon the rest of us. Luckily, TED-Ed is making big steps towards making YOU the next Sal Khan.
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How To Learn About Physics Using Angry Birds

How To Learn About Physics Using Angry Birds | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
If you’re a fan of Angry Birds and physics, you’ve probably already thought about how it’s actually an educational tool that’s helping inform students about how physics work. From gravity to force to wind resistance, the app has it all.
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107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8

107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8 | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Tablet computing and mobile devices promise to have a dramatic impact on education. A growing number of schools across the world are jumping on the digital bus and embracing  iPads (less often, o...
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15 Ways Colleges Are Changing So Graduates Can Actually Get Jobs

15 Ways Colleges Are Changing So Graduates Can Actually Get Jobs | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
College graduates around the world are struggling to find work. Yet there's a ton of jobs still open. What's the problem? The skills gap is widening and colleges are starting to make some drastic changes to close it.
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250 Reasons to Get the New iPad if you have Kids – Finding Best ...

250 Reasons to Get the New iPad if you have Kids – Finding Best ... | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
The new app, AppStar Picks, offers a wide selection of the best apps for kids and includes storybook apps, educational games, speech pathology and more great apps for toddlers to middle school. And it's free to download ...
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The Teacher’s Quick Guide To Pinterest

The Teacher’s Quick Guide To Pinterest | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
As a new teacher, it’s easy to become overwhelmed trying to create motivating lessons while managing the responsibilities within the classroom. Luckily, a relatively new social network is here to help!
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Amazon Products Visualization - YASIV

Amazon Products Visualization - YASIV | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Amazon visualization shows similar items based on 'Customers who bought this also bought...' data from Amazon...
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Goodreads

Goodreads | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
See what your friends are reading. Keep track of what you have read and organize your books into virtual bookshelves. Join a book club to discuss your favorite books. A better way to find good books to read!
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Dutch Committee Proposes to Build Steve Jobs' iPad-Equipped Classroom

Dutch Committee Proposes to Build Steve Jobs' iPad-Equipped Classroom | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
In his biography of Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson shared a story of Jobs' meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama. Along with sharing his...
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8 Crucial Resources For Flipped Classrooms

8 Crucial Resources For Flipped Classrooms | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Have you “flipped” yet? My colleagues have this week; it’s PSSA week in Pennsylvania (PSSAs are standardized tests.). That’s not the flipped I meant, however. I meant, have you flipped your classroom yet?
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iPads at Burley: Photography with 5th Grade Students

iPads at Burley: Photography with 5th Grade Students | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it

"In the next few weeks these 5th grade students are going to be focusing on photography to accompany their writing with both their classroom teacher as well as with me during Technology. The remarkable thing about having only 30 minutes to introduce this very large topic with my students but doing so with iPads, is that all 29 5th graders are sitting on the rug in front of me with a camera, digital darkroom, and publishing suite resting on their laps!"


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Carlisle native invents iPad app - Carlisle Sentinel

Carlisle native invents iPad app - Carlisle Sentinel | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
Carlisle native invents iPad appCarlisle SentinelA 1988 graduate of Carlisle High School last month launched an educational iPad app unlike any yet created.
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How Does Your Reading Speed Compare To Everyone Else?

How Does Your Reading Speed Compare To Everyone Else? | iPad Apps for Middle School | Scoop.it
I used to think I was a pretty good reader. In fact, I assumed I was one of the faster readers among my peers.
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