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3 Ways to Easily Print Documents from your iPad or iPhone

3 Ways to Easily Print Documents from your iPad or iPhone | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it

Not every printer is AirPrint-compatible, which is a serious bummer for the serious worker bee, or student who needs to quickly get their paper printed out before deadline. That's why we're going to help: whether your current set up supports AirPrint or not, we'll show you three ways to get those digital documents into tangible paper form one way or another.

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Microsoft Rumored to Release Office for iPad This November

Microsoft Rumored to Release Office for iPad This November | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
We’ve heard whispers of a Microsoft Office iPad app since last year, when The Daily announced that Microsoft was building apps (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) based on its famous software suite to rival Apple’s Pages, Numbers, and Keynote.
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Smart Notebook App Moves to iPad -- THE Journal

Smart Notebook App Moves to iPad -- THE Journal | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Smart Technologies will release an iPad version of its Smart Notebook app this summer, the company said.
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Turn photos into sketches on iOS

Turn photos into sketches on iOS | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
There are tons of apps that add retro effects to your images, but another group of photography apps turns your images into art.
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iPad gives voice to kids with autism - CNN.com

iPad gives voice to kids with autism - CNN.com | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
The accessibility of online stores as a platform for apps has opened a new avenue for parents whose children have autism.
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Mobile Apps from McGraw-Hill Education

Mobile Apps from McGraw-Hill Education | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it

McGraw-Hill Education is offering a lineup of educational apps for free through May 11.

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Interactive screen time for kids: Do educational iPad apps teach toddlers anything?

Interactive screen time for kids: Do educational iPad apps teach toddlers anything? | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
No more plopping preschoolers in front of videos to “zone out.” With the emergence of touchscreen tablets and e-readers, screen time has become interactive—and thus less guilt-inducing for parents who need a short break.
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iPad for Academics: setup, workflow, and accessories

iPad for Academics: setup, workflow, and accessories | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Over the past year, I have tasked myself with replacing traditional education methods with the functionality of my iPad, from reading textbooks to taking lecture notes. Only recently have I taken the ultimate challenge: ...
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School system tweaks its Wi-Fi for better control

School system tweaks its Wi-Fi for better control | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Rowan-Salisbury School System is looking to technology from Aerohive Networks for better management of its Wi-Fi network.
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Technology used to engage special-needs students

At an Alexandria, Va., elementary school, a second-grader who has autism is using an iPad to communicate to his teachers that he is hungry, and would like pizza and chicken nuggets for lunch.
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107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8

107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8 | ipadsineducation | 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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Apple Leaving Colleges Out Of Its iPad-In-Education Push Is A Brilliant Move | Cult of Mac

Apple Leaving Colleges Out Of Its iPad-In-Education Push Is A Brilliant Move | Cult of Mac | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
RT @cultofmac: Apple Leaving Colleges Out Of Its iPad-In-Education Push Is A Brilliant Move http://t.co/lF401FtJ...
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Preparing Your School for an iPad Implementation - iPads in Education

Preparing Your School for an iPad Implementation - iPads in Education | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Planning is imperative for any technology initiative - iPad or otherwise.
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iPad Apps and Bloom’s Taxonomy  | Langwitches Blog

iPad Apps and Bloom’s Taxonomy  | Langwitches Blog | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
I felt it was worthwhile to update the Top Post (over 25,000 views) on Langwitches: Bloom’s Taxonomy for iPads I have added links to each app represented on the visual.
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Karen Williams's curator insight, March 19, 2013 2:17 AM

Puts Apps into context, ensuring educators provide students with a range of thinking order tasks. Encourages teachers to move from research and drill to using a layering of apps to produce rich tasks.

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What Happens When Toddlers Zone Out With an iPad

What Happens When Toddlers Zone Out With an iPad | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Touchscreen devices like iPads are much loved by little tykes. But parents worry about how it may effect their development. Is it better or worse than television?
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A Paintbrush That Works On The iPad

A Paintbrush That Works On The iPad | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
The iPad has one of the sharpest, most responsive touch screens on the planet, and its art apps are incredible. They’re like blank canvases with Photoshop powering the backend. Mistakes can be made and fixed.
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Linda Alexander's curator insight, February 9, 2013 7:56 AM

A demonstration using paint brushes on the iPad displays the enormous potential for the art classroom.  This happens to be short YouTube piece of a fellow painting a glass of beer but you'll get the point...

 

This particular brush (Sensu) is on sale through Amazon for approximately $40.00.  There is another model that is less expensive.  

 

Helena Capela's curator insight, April 9, 2013 3:31 PM

Very cool!

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Curriculum Linked with Apps a Winner in the Classroom

Curriculum Linked with Apps a Winner in the Classroom | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Students at Jessieville Elementary School in Arkansas recently participated in a pilot program by a National Board Certified Teacher to use apps in the classroom, in alignment with Common Core State Standards and with accompanying custom-designed...
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8 Great Free Web Resources Focused on Using the iPad in Education | Emerging Education Technology

8 Great Free Web Resources Focused on Using the iPad in Education | Emerging Education Technology | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Some of the Internet's best resources dedicated exclusively to educational uses of the iPad.
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50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet

50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
A roundup of educational articles, apps and tutorials for educators looking to integrate iPads into the classroom.
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Disney Uses iPads to Speed Up Lines at Theme Parks

Disney Uses iPads to Speed Up Lines at Theme Parks | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
For anyone who has ever visited a Disney theme park, you’ll remember the lines the most. Those long, boring lines that cause anxiety, heartache and even a tantrum or two are hard to forget.
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Train Your Teachers Before Deploying More iPads!

Train Your Teachers Before Deploying More iPads! | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Last week an educator asked the question, “What digital learning technology can my school district invest in that will not become obsolete?” The answer… teacher training technology! More ...
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The best iPad apps for special needs kids

The best iPad apps for special needs kids | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Speech-language pathologist makes her picks for kids with learning disabilities and autism spectrum disorders.
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Laura Whitehead's comment, May 21, 2012 5:32 AM
Great ideas
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Camera Apps For Your iPad Classroom

Camera Apps For Your iPad Classroom | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Camera Apps For Your iPad Classroom | Apps in Education: I love cameras in my classroom. We...
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25 Awesome iPhone (and iPad) tips and tricks

25 Awesome iPhone (and iPad) tips and tricks | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
Whether you're a seasoned user or brand new to the iPhone world, chances are you're probably not using your smartphone to its fullest.
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'SimCity' educational? Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game

'SimCity' educational? Ontario Grade 3s learn social studies with iPad game | ipadsineducation | Scoop.it
TORONTO - Ontario's elementary school curriculum spells out that all Grade 3 students must learn abo... - Science & Technology - Winnipeg Free Press.
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