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Welcome to Educators App - Turn Your Classroom Website Into An App! | Educators App - Turn Your Classroom Website Into An App!

Welcome to Educators App - Turn Your Classroom Website Into An App! | Educators App - Turn Your Classroom Website Into An App! | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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11 Virtual Tools for the Math Classroom

11 Virtual Tools for the Math Classroom | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
More and more classrooms are gaining access to technology that can be used with students. Whether you're modeling a lesson, creating stations or working in a one-to-one classroom, virtual tools can p
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Dictation Technology Will Change Writing Instruction

Dictation Technology Will Change Writing Instruction | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Guest blogger Robert Rosenberger, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Georgia Institute of Technology's School of Public Policy, offers a thoughtful examination of how dictation technology is likely to change the future of writing instruction.
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Ask3 Secure Mobile Classroom Sharing

Ask3 Secure Mobile Classroom Sharing | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Harness your classroom iPads to let your students ask & answer each other's questions with text & their own videos. Classroom sharing is one free app away.
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Smart Apps For Kids

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Kids apps reviews, giveaways and good free apps of the day.
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EdTech Workshop: If You Give a Kid an (iPad) camera...

EdTech Workshop: If You Give a Kid an (iPad) camera... | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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A great and simple way to introduce students to the iPad camera.

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35 Useful Apps And Web Tools For Math Teachers - Edudemic

35 Useful Apps And Web Tools For Math Teachers - Edudemic | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Great web tools for math teachers are hard to find. Until now! This set of resources is built by a math teacher, for math teachers.
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Math Champ - Send Math Challenges to Your Students' iPads

Math Champ - Send Math Challenges to Your Students' iPads | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Math Champ is a neat system of two apps working together to deliver math challenges to your students' iPads. The Math Champ Host app is the app that you use to create classes and select questions t...
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Seven simple tricks to impressively speed up slow iPads

Seven simple tricks to impressively speed up slow iPads | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Is your iPad getting slow? Check out these 7 tricks to speed up your iPad. This post delivers long-term results, and it explains what does NOT work as well.

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iTunes U: PD Please ;) « techchef4u

iTunes U: PD Please ;) « techchef4u | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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I have a lot of teachers that make digital books in their classroom. This has some great resources for getting it all done on an iPad. 

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Nanoogo - Home of the Most Creative Kids on the Planet

Creative learning that allows students to engage, think critically, collaborate, and keep all projects in one place.

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Create, Engage and Assess through mobile devices. | Interactive Lessons | Mobile Learning | Apps for Education | iPads in the Classroom |

Create, Engage and Assess through mobile devices. | Interactive Lessons | Mobile Learning | Apps for Education | iPads in the Classroom | | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
An all-in-one solution for the synchronized use of iPads, iPods and iPhones in the classroom.
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tammy bailey's curator insight, February 6, 2013 9:56 AM

Great for a 1:1 classroom setting.

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NASA @ Home and City || Version 2.0

NASA @ Home and City is a virtual tour of NASA-related science that is everywhere we look. Students visiting NASA @ Home and City can rotate buildings and take a look inside to discover everyday items, the development of which has been influenced by space exploration. Each item within a building has a narrated explanation of how that item was influenced by NASA technology. For example, students can take a look inside the bathroom of a house to learn how technology used at NASA has had an impact on the development of cosmetics and toothpaste.
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Quick Key

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Quick Key Eliminates Hand-Grading so You Can Focus on Your Students.

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6 Anti-Theft Apps for the iPad and iPhone - Tablet PC Review

6 Anti-Theft Apps for the iPad and iPhone - Tablet PC Review | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
IBTimes.co.uk 6 Anti-Theft Apps for the iPad and iPhone Tablet PC Review You can from reach a missing iPad via either Find My iPad on another Apple device (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch), or through your iCloud account, which you can access either via a...
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Seven simple tricks to impressively speed up slow iPads

Seven simple tricks to impressively speed up slow iPads | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Is your iPad getting slow? Check out these 7 tricks to speed up your iPad. This post delivers long-term results, and it explains what does NOT work as well.
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Introducing our new app “Book Creator Free” | Book Creator

Introducing our new app “Book Creator Free” | Book Creator | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Book Creator Free is a great new way for teachers to try out making an iBook

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16 Apps That Motivate Kids to Read

16 Apps That Motivate Kids to Read | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
Find education news, teaching strategies, lesson plans, activity ideas and more on the WeAreTeachers blog. Featuring posts by guest bloggers and teachers as well as WeAreTeachers editors.
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ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics

ForAllRubrics - Super Powered Rubrics | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
For Teachers: Classroom AssessmentEasily create your own rubricsComplete rubrics on iPads, tablets or phonesCollect data offline with no internet accessCompute scores automaticallyPrint rubrics or save as PDF or spreadsheet
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Auras - Aurasma

Auras - Aurasma | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it

Thanks to Aurasma, every image, object and even place can have its own Aura. Auras can be as simple as a video and a link to a web page or as complex as a lifelike 3D animation. Use the Aurasma app to unlock Auras and share the experience with friends. Or get experimenting and use the simple tools within the app to create and share your own Auras.

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This would be a great way to add valuable learning to the posters and other static objects in your classrooms.

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Free iPad Apps to Teach Current Events

Free iPad Apps to Teach Current Events | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
My students use their iPads as creators every day, whether they are recording their thoughts, using virtual tools or publishing authentic assessments. Content can be both created and consumed using a
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Great Tools For Your Mac By Andreas Hegenberg » BetterTouchTool, BetterSnapTool & SecondBar

Great Tools For Your Mac By Andreas Hegenberg » BetterTouchTool, BetterSnapTool & SecondBar | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
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For the Mac lovers out there...

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5 Free Apps For Classrooms With A Single iPad - Edudemic

5 Free Apps For Classrooms With A Single iPad - Edudemic | iPods and iPads in Education | Scoop.it
You don’t have to be in a 1:1 classroom to infuse technology. If you have one iPad, these free apps for classrooms are worth knowing about.

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The Answer Pad - Just TAP it!

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A website and iPad app that allows teachers to create an answer sheet online which students then fill in using the free app. A great way for teachers to get quick results and graphs.

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DragonBox - The multi-platform Math game

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DragonBox - the multi-platform Algebra game
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