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24 Great iPad Apps for Your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

24 Great iPad Apps for Your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Serious Play | Scoop.it

For those of you looking for educational apps to use with students in class, below is a selection I have curated specifically for you. This selection covers apps pertaining to four main categories: apps for creating instructional multimedia materials for your class, apps to increase teacher-student interaction, apps to assess students works, apps to creating interactive lessons and presentations. All of these apps have been previously featured in the popular visual " iPad As Teacher's Pet".

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A- Apps for creating instructional multimedia materials for your class

B-Apps to increase teacher-student interaction

C- Apps to assess students works

D- Apps to creating interactive lessons and presentations.


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Highlighter · Comment, Save, Share

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Highlighter.com is an education publishing platform aimed at drastically reducing the cost of textbooks and course material while increasing student success by leveraging powerful and actionable analytics and student data. Highlighter's HTML5 Reader allows educators to publish PDF, ePUB and Microsoft Office documents for free, accessible on any device, with unprecedented engagement by highlighting, annotating, commenting, sharing and saving snippets of text.

 

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You can read also: http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2011/08/turning-static-text-into-interactive-discussions/

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26 Educational Technologies Every Teacher and Student Should KnowMyEnglishTeacher.eu Blog

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Ever wondered what kind of Educational Technology is out there? Here is an Infographic which will help you to learn all of them.
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The Ultimate Guide to The Use of Facebook in Education

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Here is the outline of the main ideas we developed below :

1- Advantages of Facebook in Education
2- Facebook Tips for Teachers
3- Ways Teachers Can Use Facebook
4- Educational Facebook applications for Students and Teachers
5- Facebook Groups for Teachers and Educators to join
5- Facebook Privacy Issues and how to Work on Them

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The Complete Guide to The Use of Skype in Education

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has been diligently engaged over the last couple of weeks in writing a series of simple and easy to use guides to help teachers and educators better leverage the use of technology in education and empower them with the necessary tools to better carry out this task. 

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The Impact of Video on Education

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This Wainhouse Research white paper, commissioned by Cisco’s Global Education team, details the impact of video technologies as a catalyst to drive education transformation by improving quality, learning outcomes, and 21st-century-skills development in schools and universities worldwide. Click here for a related video and here for a companion executive summary.

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Using Online Icebreakers to Promote Student/Teacher Interaction

I. Objective
II. Rationale
III. Definitions
IV. Techniques
V. Resources

 

Here are some considerations from eCollege's Instructional Design Tutorial section about Engaging Learners in the online environment.

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Free Classroom Guides and Educational Downloads for 2012

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NEW! A Parent's Guide to 21st-Century Learning

Discover the tools and techniques today's teachers and classrooms are using to prepare students for tomorrow -- and how you can get involved.
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8 Outstanding iPad Apps to Create Tutorials and Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Outstanding iPad Apps to Create Tutorials and Flip your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Serious Play | Scoop.it

How about flipping your classroom using iPad apps ?There are now several apps out there to help you create tutorials and video guides to help your students learn while they are not in class. Be it you want to totally flip your classroom teaching or simply to provide extra help to students, the apps below will definitely help you make a difference in your students learning.

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The 20 Best Pinterest Boards About Education Technology - Edudemic

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"In an effort to help curate the massive amount of Pinterest boards about education technology, you can use the following list as a jumping off point to start your Pinterest journey."

 

Happy pinning!

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Exploring Instructional Use of YouTube at #ISTE12

This slide is created by Lucy Gray and is about the instructional use of YouTube. It has some great tips,, tools and apps about how teachers can leverage the power of YouTube in their education.

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12 Twitter Tools Every Educator Must Know about

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The thing about Twitter is that, while it has a huge potential in education, yet many teachers and educators ignore the great arsenal of tools that can be used to get the maximum out of this tool. It is no longer about just logging on to Twitter and checking our tweets or posting ours but it is all about how smart we are in interacting with Twitter.In this regard, I am introducing you to a set of highly important Twitter tools that can help you better manage your Twitter activities .

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40 Open Education Resources You Should Know About | Edudemic

40 Open Education Resources You Should Know About | Edudemic | Serious Play | Scoop.it

These resources are fun and free. They feature a diverse selection of topics and strategies, meaning almost every user will find something of interest.

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The Innovative Educator: 5 Easy Ways to Get Started with Using Cells for Learning

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Here are some tools you can use to get started in using cell phones for learning at school, in environments where they are allowed, or away from school.

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eBook - Playing with Media

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We need to play with media to become more effective communicators. This book was written to inspire and empower you, as a creative person, to expand your personal senses of digital literacy and digital agency as a multimedia communicator. As you learn to play with digital text, images, audio and video, you will communicate more creatively and flexibly with a wider variety of options. Although written primarily for educators, anyone who is interested in learning more about digital communication will learn something new from this book. 

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