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Resources for exploring the hottest topic in educational technology via CoSN's Leadership for Mobile Learning Initiative
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2012 SIGML Officer Positions Available! #edtech #sigml #ipadchat - Change Course Blog

2012 SIGML Officer Positions Available! #edtech #sigml #ipadchat - Change Course Blog | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
RT @sigml: Step forward to be an officer for ISTEs SIG mobile-learning http://t.co/EPhqrItX #SIGML #edchat #mlearning...
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Apple, Publishers, Open-Source Dictate Law School Textbook Evolution - Law.com

Apple, Publishers, Open-Source Dictate Law School Textbook EvolutionLaw.comElectronic tablets have the advantage in cost, interaction, size, and utility, the technology's advocates note.
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Apple maintains dominance of global tablet market with 58% share in Q4 2011 - Apple Insider

Apple maintains dominance of global tablet market with 58% share in Q4 2011 - Apple Insider | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
BBC NewsApple maintains dominance of global tablet market with 58% share in Q4 2011Apple Insider"Demand for tablets among consumer, business and education users remains strong," said Peter King, Director at the market research firm, adding that "Apple...
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BalancEdTech - iPad Exploration

Nice PD tool for iPad training RT @MoodleMcKean: #iPad Exploration http://t.co/KCwPHCd5 #edtech #edchat #mlearning #elearning #profdev...
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Schools increasingly turn to mobile devices in classrooms

Schools increasingly turn to mobile devices in classrooms | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
BREMERTON, Wash. - A classroom full of fourth-graders scrambled to their seats as teacher Scott Wisenburg announced it was time for a reading lesson.
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Netbook and PSLD Q and A

Netbook and PSLD Q and A | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
I have been getting quite a few questions regarding our Personal Student Learning Device initiative using Linux netbooks.  In an effort to only answer these questions once, I decided to move this topic to my blog.
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Apple announces iBooks 2, a new textbook experience for the iPad

Apple announces iBooks 2, a new textbook experience for the iPad | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Among industrialized nations, the US has fallen well behind, coming in at 17th in reading, 21st in math and 23rd in the sciences, globally. "No one company can fix it all," ...
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Windows 7-based Tablets Offer Choice Platform for Mobile Learning and Education

Windows 7-based Tablets Offer Choice Platform for Mobile Learning and Education | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The Windows Blog is Microsoft's Official Blog for the Windows Operating System.
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Mobile Learning Week: Paving the Way for Policy Development

Mobile Learning Week: Paving the Way for Policy Development | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Nearly 200 mobile technology experts and international education leaders met at the first annual UNESCO Mobile Learning Week last month, December 12-16, at UNESCO's headquarters in Paris.  This was the first such UNESCO meeting in which mobile … (GBI...
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TechLearning: SCHOOLCIO: 10 Things Schools Need to Know About the New E-Rate

TechLearning: SCHOOLCIO: 10 Things Schools Need to Know About the New E-Rate | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Why McGraw-Hill is selling iBooks for $15

Why McGraw-Hill is selling iBooks for $15 | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The announcement this morning that textbooks would be sold through the iBookstore wasn't especially surprising.
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An Idea Whose Time Has Come - Huffington Post (blog)

An Idea Whose Time Has Come - Huffington Post (blog) | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
An Idea Whose Time Has ComeHuffington Post (blog)A BYOT initiative makes sense as we can now leverage a variety of devices that many of our students already possess.
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Enid Buzz » EPS Launching Free Mobile App Enid, Oklahoma - OK

Enid Buzz » EPS Launching Free Mobile App Enid, Oklahoma - OK | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The latest Enid Public Schools information and news will soon be as close as your smartphone. EPS officials ... School Connect specializes in the development of mobile applications for K-12 school systems and institutions.
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Rockford's private schools adding iPads to enhance education - Rockford Register Star

Rockford's private schools adding iPads to enhance education - Rockford Register Star | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Rockford's private schools adding iPads to enhance educationRockford Register StarBy Cathy Bayer ROCKFORD — Christian Life students will have access to Apple iPad 2 tablets next fall through an initiative to put the latest education tool in...
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Android's share of tablet market jumps - BBC News

Android's share of tablet market jumps - BBC News | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
BBC NewsAndroid's share of tablet market jumpsBBC NewsShipments of tablets reached 26.8 million in the quarter, up from 10.7 million a year ago.
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What can we learn from…South America? « Excellence in Governance and School Leadership

What can we learn from…South America? « Excellence in Governance and School Leadership | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
RT @eboardsolutions: Bailey Mitchell of Forsyth County Schools wrote a blog about a tech visit with #CoSN to S. America. Interesting read!
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Intellectual: We can learn a lot of things about South Amerca Like education and technology

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Schools Look to VoIP to Increase Communication Mobility and Safety on Campus - Telecom Reseller (press release)

Schools Look to VoIP to Increase Communication Mobility and Safety on Campus - Telecom Reseller (press release) | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Schools Look to VoIP to Increase Communication Mobility and Safety on CampusTelecom Reseller (press release)Furthermore, according to two surveys from Market Data Retrieval, 37% of K-12 public schools (from “The College Technology Review”) and 70%...
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Chromebooks: The Final Piece to the 1:1 Computing Puzzle ...

Chromebooks: The Final Piece to the 1:1 Computing Puzzle ... | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The device selection process was very comprehensive, and I believe that the Chromebooks will make a real difference in how our teachers teach and in how our students learn. My district has Google Apps for Education and ...
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iTunes U Puts Entire College Courses on Your iPad

iTunes U Puts Entire College Courses on Your iPad | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Between coming up with a curriculum, teaching, assigning homework, and getting important info to students, teachers have it rough. The iTunes U app is going to let them do all of that from an iPad.
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Ed Tech Summit

Ed Tech Summit | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Ed Tech Summit (Consider attending the Washington Education Technology Policy Summit with @CoSN http://t.co/tMgHMBuI...)...
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Tips for making the move to online assessments | eSchool News

Tips for making the move to online assessments | eSchool News | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
As states move toward implementing online assessments in 2014, a panel of experts agreed that school technology leaders must ensure that districts have the capacity, manpower, and foresight to see that the transition is a successful one.
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How to Make an iPad Textbook in Under Five Minutes

How to Make an iPad Textbook in Under Five Minutes | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
iBooks Author, Apple's new iPad textbook maker, is purported to be so easy to use that [insert stupid animate object here] could go and make one. So we figured we'd try our hand at it.
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iPads And Digital Textbooks Do Not Belong In Classrooms Yet - TechCrunch

iPads And Digital Textbooks Do Not Belong In Classrooms Yet - TechCrunch | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
TechCrunch.com (Interesting thoughts in the use of iPads in primary education. My 2 year old daughter might disagree with this article!
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The Mobile Native: Case Studies, Videos & AUPs

The Mobile Native: Case Studies, Videos & AUPs | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Case Studies, Videos & AUPs | The Mobile Native http://t.co/1nxitpGO #mlearning #edchat #edtech...
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Fraser Speirs - Blog - iOS Multitasking in Detail

Fraser Speirs - Blog - iOS Multitasking in Detail | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it

OK - Here's the answer (backed-up with actual numbers) on whether you need to quit apps on your iPad, iPhone and/or iPad Touch. -RH

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