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Schools incorporating smart devices in learning - abc13.com

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abc13.comSchools incorporating smart devices in learningabc13.comMore: Bio, Facebook, News Team. HOUSTON (KTRK) -- For years, schools worked to keep cell phones turned off and out of the classrooms.
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High school students receive tablets - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

High school students receive tablets - KSBY San Luis Obispo News | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
High school students in Santa Maria got some new technology this week to help them with their school work.
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Microsoft Kicks Off Sway for Office 365 Rollout - eWeek

Microsoft Kicks Off Sway for Office 365 Rollout - eWeek | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Soon all Office 365 business and education customers can start crafting their own interactive, Web-based presentations with Sway.
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From space to schools, Elon Musk takes on the education system by starting a new school - GeekWire

From space to schools, Elon Musk takes on the education system by starting a new school - GeekWire | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Elon Musk in Seattle this year. In an interview for Chinese television, SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk says he has created a new kind of grade school for k
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Edtech: Mastering the device vs mastering the p...

Edtech: Mastering the device vs mastering the p... | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
What separates the successful mobile learning projects from the unsuccessful? This is a ‘million dollar’ question, and I’ve thought long and hard about it.
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Tech Tip: How to get teachers on board with tech initiatives | SmartBlogs

Tech Tip: How to get teachers on board with tech initiatives | SmartBlogs | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Getting teachers to buy in to new technology requires a hook. Too often, though, we emphasize the technology's bells and whistles over its ability to help
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10 Ways That Mobile Learning Will Revolutionize Education

10 Ways That Mobile Learning Will Revolutionize Education | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Frog's Fabio Sergio on how mobile devices will provide learning opportunities for people across age and income spectrums.
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Parents up in arms over facial recognition software - U-T San Diego

Parents up in arms over facial recognition software - U-T San Diego | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Encinitas parents are upset over facial recognition software on school-issued iPads.
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Galatzan's loss? Blame it on iPads, anti-incumbency and Galatzan - LA School Report

Galatzan's loss? Blame it on iPads, anti-incumbency and Galatzan - LA School Report | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Tamar Galatzan, now an out-going LA Unified board member for District 3, congratulated the challenger who defeated her yesterday, Scott Schmerelson.
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Apple may deliver ways to rev up the iPad, report says - Phys.Org

Apple may deliver ways to rev up the iPad, report says - Phys.Org | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
MacRumors last month said that the latest numbers from market research firm IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker revealed Apple stayed on as the largest vendor in a declining tablet market.
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Why Chromebooks are the personal technology of choice in schools.

Why Chromebooks are the personal technology of choice in schools. | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
1. Chromebooks are less expensive.On an individual basis, Chromebooks are generally less expensive than other personal technology.
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Holland High School students to switch from iPads to Chromebooks - HollandSentinel.com

Holland High School students to switch from iPads to Chromebooks - HollandSentinel.com | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Students at Holland High School will be making the switch from iPads to Chromebooks as the Board of Education recently rubber-stamped a request from
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Why Google’s Chromebooks are beating Apple’s iPads in the classroom

Why Google’s Chromebooks are beating Apple’s iPads in the classroom | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Google shipped 715,000 Chromebooks to schools compared to 702,000 iPads from Apple. IDC said this was the first quarter Chromebooks had beat iPads in the classroom.
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Paint, Paper & iPads: Informational Text

Paint, Paper & iPads: Informational Text | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
1st grade students dig into informational text about salamanders and share facts they learned through sketchnotes, art and a collaborative iPad project.

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NYPD Officers Make First Arrest With Help Of New Tablets - CBS Local

NYPD Officers Make First Arrest With Help Of New Tablets - CBS Local | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
With the help of an app on the tablet, officers were able to make an immediate arrest.
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The Impact of Leadership on Transforming Traditional Classrooms

This qualitative study included a series of formal interviews and focus groups conducted across an elementary school district to examine the connection between…
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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Safety Center - Good Tips for Parents

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Safety Center - Good Tips for Parents | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Google Safety Center - Good Tips for Parents via Free Technology for Teachers - Google's Safety ... http://t.co/YwyZaHu6tt
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Project Tomorrow | Speak Up

Project Tomorrow | Speak Up | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
RT @SunGardK12: Findings about mobile learning from latest Speak Up National Research Project @ProjectTomorrow http://t.co/XPsXfxKMl6 http:…
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Researchers Examine Impact of Emerging Technologies on Education

Researchers Examine Impact of Emerging Technologies on Education | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Various studies conducted by universities across the U.S. shed light on approaches to incorporating tech in teaching and learning.
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Procurement Power - T.H.E. Journal

Procurement Power - T.H.E. Journal | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
When the FBI hauled away files related to Los Angeles Unified's massive purchase of iPads and curriculum, it highlighted potential failures in the procurement practices districts have abided by for decades.
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Jeff Tham on Twitter

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There's a new page on our blog, The Benefits of Chromebooks. This is a work in progress and… https://plus.google.com/+JeffTham/posts/HBdAPiMXoge … pic.twitter.com/yfgHizsF3p
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An audience of iPads - Marshalltown Times Republican

Fifth grader Emmanuel Gonzalez, has been playing his clarinet in Mr. Sibbel’s class for almost a year. But his band instructor isn’t his only teacher.
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iPad program likely to remain in financial limbo - Post-Bulletin

iPad program likely to remain in financial limbo - Post-Bulletin | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Almost as certain as there will be a levy referendum this November is the near-certainty that a technology question to raise more money for iPads won't be on the ballot.
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Google's (GOOGL) Chromebooks Are Threatening Microsoft's (MSFT) Cash Cow

Google's (GOOGL) Chromebooks Are Threatening Microsoft's (MSFT) Cash Cow | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Google's rapid domination of the education market with its Chromebooks may set the stage for Chrome-using kids to become Chrome-using adults, which would be bad news for Microsoft Windows.
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Chromebooks a massive hit in education - but what about business?

Chromebooks a massive hit in education - but what about business? | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Gartner predicts 2015 sales of 7.3 million, overwhelmingly in education sector
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Adobe Slate: Amazing Storytelling Tool

Adobe Slate: Amazing Storytelling Tool | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
I'm a big fan of the storytelling app Adobe Voice.  If you've attended one of my workshops this year you know I can't stop talking about how powerful and easy it is to use.  Adobe has just released...

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