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Gaming and iPads: building blocks in the education of children with Autism

Gaming and iPads: building blocks in the education of children with Autism | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Craig Smith is a teacher of children with autism, and a coordinator for Autism Spectrum Australia.
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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wants To Use Minecraft to Teach ... - LearnBonds

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wants To Use Minecraft to Teach ... - LearnBonds | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Microsoft Corporation is going to use Minecraft to get back into eduction, and the firm's future may depend on the game to drive future sales.
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iPaddling through Fourth Grade-Encourage...Engage...Enlighten...Empower: Coding in the Elementary Classroom

iPaddling through Fourth Grade-Encourage...Engage...Enlighten...Empower: Coding in the Elementary Classroom | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
RT @mrsevon1: Coding in the Elementary Classroom http://t.co/vWNOYxHV4r #iPadEd #edtech #edtechchat #mlearning #edapps http://t.co/tfxwcKgs…;
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SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) available on Chromebooks

SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) available on Chromebooks | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Many organizations already use single sign-on (SSO) for Google Apps. Today, we are launching SAML-based SSO login for Chromebooks and Chromeboxes as well. Using the Admin console, admins can begin evaluating ...
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District to purchase new iPads - Fort Worth Star Telegram

District to purchase new iPads - Fort Worth Star Telegram | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The faster iPad Mini 3s will be for seventh-, 10th-, 11th- and 12th-graders and high school teachers.
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Google's Chromebooks Are A Hit With Schools - TechCrunch

Google's Chromebooks Are A Hit With Schools - TechCrunch | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
During its earnings call this week, Google announced that it -- and its partners -- sold a million Chromebooks to schools in the last quarter. Overall PC..
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Classrooms and the EdTech Budget - Huffington Post

Classrooms and the EdTech Budget - Huffington Post | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
With growing awareness and need for blended learning and technology-aided education, a major concern among educators, school administrators, and parents has been to find ways to fund educational technology in the classroom.
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2015 Mobile Learning Trends Infographic - e-Lea...

2015 Mobile Learning Trends Infographic - e-Lea... | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The 2015 Mobile Learning Trends Infographic explores what role mobiles are playing in shaping up the workplace learning scenario.
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Districts Learn Lessons on 1-to-1 From Watching Predecessors - Education Week (subscription)

Districts Learn Lessons on 1-to-1 From Watching Predecessors - Education Week (subscription) | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Errors by districts rolling out device initiatives are serving as warnings for education leaders implementing new programs.
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From Book Creator to printed book - Book Creator app | Blog

From Book Creator to printed book - Book Creator app | Blog | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Here is a masterclass from Apple Distinguished Educator Jane Ross on how to print your Book Creator ebook and get a professional finish.

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If we are giving the students the skills for their future jobs, this might be a tool to consider.  It has been out there for a while but using it on an iPad could be exciting for children and teens.  

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Choosing the Right Digital Learning Device - Education Week (subscription)

Choosing the Right Digital Learning Device - Education Week (subscription) | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Schools wrestle with whether to use an eclectic mix of devices or to rely heavily on one type of technology to build their 1-to-1 computing programs.
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Belton students get hurtful messages on school iPads

The Belton School District is investigating a case of cyberbullying with a disturbing twist. Someone appears to have hacked into the district's email system to ...
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Apple's Step-By-Step Guide on How to Move Content from Android to Your iPad

Apple's Step-By-Step Guide on How to Move Content from Android to Your iPad | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
June 9, 2015
Apple is actually working on an app called “Move to iOS” which will allow Android users to easily and wirelessly transfer their media items from any Android operated device to any other...
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3 Reasons Why Chromebook Beats iPad in 1:1 Programs (EdSurge News)

The Chromebook vs. iPad debate may be one that we never resolve.Whatever I say for the Chromebook, or whatever you say for the iPad, we will never convince each other. The truth is probably that any 1:1 device program is better than none.
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Schools ordered to take back tablets - Bangkok Post

Schools ordered to take back tablets - Bangkok Post | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The Office of the Basic Education Commission (Obec) has ordered more than 30,000 schools to recover more than a million tablet computers given to students to take home under the previous government's "one tablet per child" scheme.
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What's holding back Chromebooks in the enterprise? Three things ...

What's holding back Chromebooks in the enterprise? Three things ... | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Chromebooks are making headway in the enterprise, but they still have a few obstacles to overcome. We dig into the big three.
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Are Chromebooks Good Laptops for Students? - Lifehacker

Are Chromebooks Good Laptops for Students? - Lifehacker | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
There’s a lot to like about Chromebooks. They’re budget-friendly, have a lot of options, and are powerful enough to get things done. If you’re a student shopping for a laptop for school, they may be pretty attractive.
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FOP donates iPads to West Philadelphia school - Philly.com

FOP donates iPads to West Philadelphia school - Philly.com | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
The local Fraternal Order of Police lodge donated 20 iPads to Our Mother of Sorrows St. Ignatius School on Monday as part of an effort by the organization to replenish the school's computer lab, which was burglarized in early June.
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Gartner: 72% of Google Chromebooks Sold in 2014 Went to Education (EdSurge News)

Gartner: 72% of Google Chromebooks Sold in 2014 Went to Education (EdSurge News) | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
A CLASS OF CHROME: The education market made up 72 percent of global Chromebook sales in 2014, according to technology market research group, Gartner.
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'There is no point in schools blocking porn,' e-safety expert says - Telegraph.co.uk

'There is no point in schools blocking porn,' e-safety expert says - Telegraph.co.uk | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
With many children having mobile access to the internet, an e-safety expert suggests talking to youngsters about the dangers of the online world instead of blocking them
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Show What You Know!

Show What You Know! | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
This collection features tools for creating digital presentations in the elementary classroom.
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What’s Your End-of-Year Device Collection Strategy?

What’s Your End-of-Year Device Collection Strategy? | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
An experienced IT leader shares tips and techniques for collecting his district’s myriad devices ahead of summer vacation.
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Tony Vincent - Student Owership

Learning in Hand is an educator's resource for mobile and digital learning. It was started in 2002 as part of Tony Vincent's classroom website. At first focusing on ...
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Five Components for Successful Mobile Learning

Five Components for Successful Mobile Learning | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
Over the past couple of years, we've done a vast amount of research to publish our latest book, Mobile Learning: A Handbook for Developers, Educators, and Learners.
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Comparing Evernote and Google Drive for iPad

Comparing Evernote and Google Drive for iPad | Leadership for Mobile Learning | Scoop.it
After my last post I have been asked by people to give some sense of how I considered the Google Drive shift.  Here is a visual that I created for the faculty at my school to help compare the use o...

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