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Easy iPad Management for Education- At Scale! | Bright ideas

Easy iPad Management for Education- At Scale! | Bright ideas | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
In this weeks blog eSpark Learning describes how easy iPad management can be when deploying numerous iPads to schools and districts

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mrsjgarcia's curator insight, October 28, 2013 11:38 AM

This is great thank you. I wasn't able to find the Meraki you mentioned however. Do you have another link for it?

MVee's curator insight, December 3, 2013 2:45 PM

Helpful to learn how to add educational apps for many ipads at once! 

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Reaching Different Learning Styles With The iPad

Reaching Different Learning Styles With The iPad | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
We learn to do something by doing it.-John Holt I've been teaching myself Spanish.  I've used a variety of methods, including Rosetta Stone.  All have taught me some good basic Spanish; however, no...
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Back to School with iPads: 5 Steps for the First 5 Days

Back to School with iPads: 5 Steps for the First 5 Days | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
School is just about to start, or has already started, and you have been armed with iPads for this year. Whether your students will be 1:1 or you have access to a handful of shared devices, the expec
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36 Core Teacher Apps For Inquiry Learning With iPads - TeachThought

36 Core Teacher Apps For Inquiry Learning With iPads - TeachThought | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

"The interest in inquiry-based learning seems to ebb and flow based on–well, it’s not clear why it ever ebbs.

 

In short, it is a student-centered, Constructivist approach to learning that requires critical thinking, and benefits from technology, collaboration, resourcefulness, and other modern learning skills that never seem to fall out of favor themselves.

 

Regardless, St Oliver Plunkett Primary School has put together two very useful images that can help you populate your iPad–or classroom of iPads–with apps that support both inquiry-based learning (the second image below), and a more general approach to pedagogy based on Apple’s uber-popular tablet (the top image)."


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Martin Debattista's curator insight, February 28, 2014 2:30 AM

Many of these app are also available for Android - Dropbox, Evernote, Skype, all Google apps obviously etc. 

Mick Huiet's curator insight, March 15, 2014 2:06 AM

This is a very logical organization of apps.  It would be interesting to compares other schools or districts app usage in this manner.

 

Gianfranco Marini's curator insight, September 15, 2015 9:39 AM

Post pubblicato su Teachtought in cui vengono presentato 36 applicazioni web e per iPads utili al supporto dell'apprendimento basato sull'indagine, in molti casi si tratta di applicazioni di cui esiste anche la versione per Android. Sono applicazioni prevalentemente free o freemium, in alcuni casi hanno un costo che si aggira sui 2 o 3 euro.

 

Le Applicazioni

Le apps sono ordinate per tipologia e vengono fornite poche ma essenziali informazioni su ciascuna di esse in una infografica:

# funzionalità

# costo

# altre caratteristiche

Questi i gruppi suddivisi per tipologia:

1. Motori di ricerca: safari, google, discovr

2. Gestione della classe: nearpad, socrative, class dojo

3. Archiviazione: Dropbox, Vox Box, Cloud on free, iCloud free, Google Drive, YouTubem Weebly, Flickr, iTunes

4. Comunicazione docenti, studenti, famiglie, etc.: Skype, Twitter, Bump, Explain Everything,

5. Competenze Multimediali: iMovie, Poadcast, ABC iView, Aurasma

6. Editing immagini e testo: Skitch, Word Collage, Remote, Webex, etc.


 

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Apple launch new iPad 'Apps for Teachers' section - Mark Anderson's Blog

Apple launch new iPad 'Apps for Teachers' section - Mark Anderson's Blog | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
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Mysteries of Apple's iOS 7 … Revealed!

Mysteries of Apple's iOS 7 … Revealed! | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
Where's the weather? What's that blue dot next to some apps? Common questions about Apple's latest mobile operating system—and their answers.

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iPads in EYFS: Where to start embedding ICT across the curriculum

iPads in EYFS: Where to start embedding ICT across the curriculum | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
Ideas and suggestions of iPad Apps to start your iPad rollout, as well as expert ICT advice.
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Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel' - Edudemic

Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel' - Edudemic | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
The Padagogy Wheel takes an expanded approach Bloom's Digital Taxonomy and offers 62 iPad apps that fit into the organized chaos that is Bloom's.
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Educational Technology Guy: Apps to Support Bloom's Taxonomy - Android, Google, iPad and Web 2.0

Educational Technology Guy: Apps to Support Bloom's Taxonomy - Android, Google, iPad and Web 2.0 | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
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5 Great Places to Find Educational iPad Apps for Your Students and Kids ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Great Places to Find Educational iPad Apps for Your Students and Kids ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
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So You Think You Know Your Parts Of Speech? Find Out With Grammar Pop HD For iPad

So You Think You Know Your Parts Of Speech? Find Out With Grammar Pop HD For iPad | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
In one of my favorite books, a quirky character asks, “Grammar is the greatest joy in life, don’t you find?” Why, yes, in my view at least, grammar is one of the greatest (if not exactly the greatest) joys in life.

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Terry Doherty's curator insight, August 28, 2013 12:12 PM

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Karey Williams Brown's comment, September 3, 2013 12:33 PM
$1.99 app
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10 Rules to Instantly Improve Your Presentations

10 Rules to Instantly Improve Your Presentations | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
Have you ever been in a presentation and looked at a slide that was so terrible that you instantly wanted to walk out of the room Good people make ba

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Extensive Garageband iPad Tutorial | iPadableiPadable

Extensive Garageband iPad Tutorial | iPadableiPadable | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
In this post we have tried to collect all the tips, sources, tweaks, methods and much more to help you comprehensively use GarageBand for iPad.

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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, October 27, 2013 5:30 AM

A very comprehensive guide for using GB on an iPad. 

Patricia Buckley's curator insight, October 27, 2013 6:59 AM

Make the most out of Garage Band.

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iPad checklists

iPad checklists | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education

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Carmenne Kalyaniwala-Thapliyal's curator insight, October 20, 2013 5:26 AM

Resources helping integration of technology in teaching

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iPads in Primary Education: App Smashing with Tellagami

iPads in Primary Education: App Smashing with Tellagami | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

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Mark E. Deschaine, PhD's curator insight, February 5, 2014 7:37 AM

This app allows you to create avitars for instructional purposes.  CHECK IT OUT!

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Apple Launches Apps for Teachers Category

Apple Launches Apps for Teachers Category | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

"In recognition of the widespread use of iPad sin schools and general education, Apple recently released a new "Apps for Teachers" http://bit.ly/16HvwHx category in the App Store. You'll find them listed among a wide and extensive list of categories under the "Education Collection" banner."


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csleynse's curator insight, November 4, 2013 11:17 AM

Utility and project based learning apps for teachers and specialists. Worth checking out!

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carldowse's curator insight, January 19, 2014 8:43 AM

Productivity and teaching apps - old and new -  listed and even easier to find now

Monika Macias's curator insight, February 22, 2014 12:10 AM

Apple finally gives us our own category! 

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Excellent Visual Outlining Twitter Basics for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Visual Outlining Twitter Basics for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

"Here is another graphic visual on Twitter for teachers and students. As you can see the graphic is pretty basic and features the core elements of  Twitter practices teachers and students should keep in mind in order to better tap into the educational potential of this microblogging platform. Don't forget we are in a Connected Educator month and Twitter is one of the best social networking platform out there to help you build your personal/professional learning network and grow professionally."


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5 Crucial Google Drive Tips for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Crucial Google Drive Tips for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

"Google Drive is one of the best cloud storage services available online . Beside its being free to use, it also offers 15 GB of free storage capacity with the possibility of buying more. Apart from storing your files in the cloud and being able to access them from any computer or hand-held device, Google Drive is a strong productivity suite with services that allow users to create forms, documents, spreadsheets, and drawings. users can collaborate, edit, and work on these documents synchronously.Given its huge potential in education, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has devoted an entire section to everything teachers and educators need to know to tap into this educational potential. Check it out HERE for more resources."


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Diane Therrien's curator insight, September 11, 2013 9:08 PM

Google drive really helps to shorten your working day. It cuts down the number of email you have to send. I keeps everything in memory so accessible from any time any where...And what is most important for many of us, might save you from the frequent: "I lost my portable hard drive"

Kamon, Sept. 2013

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A list of All The Best iPad Apps Teachers Need ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A list of All The Best iPad Apps Teachers Need ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

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5 iPad Hashtags Teachers should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 iPad Hashtags Teachers should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

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I just received a request from one of my readers here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning asking about Twitter hashtags related to educational iPad apps. I have been doing some research into this and haven't really found more than ones cited below. Using the hashtags below will enable you to stay updated about the  latest releases in the world of educational apps. If you have other suggestions or you know about other relevant hashtags , please share them with us in the comment form below and I'll add them to the list."


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Pam Christie Evans's curator insight, September 3, 2013 10:59 AM

Great Twitter Hashtags related to iPads Apps

Vera Weber's curator insight, September 4, 2013 4:34 PM

Another great option for exploring information on Twitter

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How To Use Instagram In The Classroom - Edudemic

How To Use Instagram In The Classroom - Edudemic | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it
You can actually use Instragram in the classroom and library. Here are a few simple ways that should help you start trying something new!

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Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, September 4, 2013 4:39 AM

How to use instagram in school AND in libraries...

hedgeshandy's comment, October 17, 2013 6:29 AM
Its trendy :)
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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension | Technology in K-12 Education | Scoop.it

"Reading comprehension is a matter of decoding, reading speed, and critical thinking about the text, all of which can improve with tiered practice.

So below, in an order of general complexity, are 15 apps for improved reading comprehension, ranging from word and sentence fluency, to recall, to critical thinking skills, to reading speed."


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Bmw's curator insight, September 2, 2013 1:09 PM

thanks John. plenty of ideas for reading.

Karine Thonnard's curator insight, September 5, 2013 7:58 AM

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Maria Persson's curator insight, September 5, 2013 6:13 PM

Always great to have more than one choice since there isn't one perfect app!