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Apple iPad Mini May Cause Problems For Education, McGraw Hill Exec Says

Apple iPad Mini May Cause Problems For Education, McGraw Hill Exec Says | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Amid the suite of new products Apple unveiled alongside the iPad Mini at an event on Tuesday, CEO Tim Cook also brought up Apple’s leading role in education, highlighting the fact that the older full-size iPad had already been adopted by 2,500 classrooms around the U.S. in the two and a half years since it was first introduced.

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Maumee Valley expands its iPad program

Maumee Valley expands its iPad program | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Maumee Valley Country Day School (MVCDS) students stream through hallways between classes in chatty clusters, but their arms aren’t loaded with textbooks and their shoulders aren’t hoisting heavy backpacks. Many carry only a slim case containing their school-issued iPad.

 

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Apple's iPad overtaking PC sales in schools

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The education market is a big segment of computer and tablet sales in the U.S. and new data claims, 'the iPad is beginning to cannibalize a material portion of PC sales in this market.' Read this blog post by Dara Kerr on Apple.

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Midland school board buys iPads for some classrooms

Midland Public Schools will experiment with using iPads in some classrooms this fall, with an eye toward wider use in the future.

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Dads create children's app empire

Dads create children's app empire | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Two dads from Newcastle have created an app empire in their spare time without writing a single line of code.

 

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School District Begins Rolling out iPads

School District Begins Rolling out iPads | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

The Manhattan Beach Unified School District expects to have an iPad in the hands of every student by the first day of school.

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Despite iPad And MacBook Investments, Most Schools Don’t Make The Grade With Technology | Cult of Mac

Despite iPad And MacBook Investments, Most Schools Don’t Make The Grade With Technology | Cult of Mac | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Apple kicked off 2012 with its education event in New York. At that event, the company announced its electronic textbooks for iPad initiative, iBooks Author, and the revamped iTunes U. According the Apples latest financial data, the education initiative has paid off with both iPads and Macs being purchased by schools in record numbers.

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Apple Reminds Teachers And IT Pros About Free Web iPad-In-Education Webcast Series | Cult of Mac

Apple Reminds Teachers And IT Pros About Free Web iPad-In-Education Webcast Series | Cult of Mac | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
One of the ways that working in education is different from almost any other industries is the annual summer break. The summer break let’s schools and districts tackle large projects in ways that simply aren’t possible in other fields. Deploying a brand-new network, building an expansion, and taking part in professional development programs are just a few examples.
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Rumored iPad Mini To Boost Education Sales | AMOG

Rumored iPad Mini To Boost Education Sales | AMOG | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

A new analysis suggests that Apple could be successful if they will release an iPad Mini.

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Inman shares experiences as one of first iPad schools

Two hundred individuals from 35 districts in Kansas visited Inman High School for an iPad Summit this week.

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Student-Created Apps 4 Students - A Listly List

Student-Created Apps 4 Students - A Listly List | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
Listly List - Student-Created Apps 4 Students - App Store - Grammar Dragon, App Store - Same Meaning Magic (Synonyms), App Store - Same Meaning Magic Part II, App Store - Spelling Cat, App Store - Opposite Ocean (Antonyms), App Store - Opposite Ocean...

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REVIEW: Photosmith 2 app for iPad: Mobile Photography Workflow

REVIEW: Photosmith 2 app for iPad: Mobile Photography Workflow | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
Photosmith 2. This powerful mobile workflow photography app lets you edit, tag, keyword, group, rate, and add metadata on your ipad and sync back to Lightroom.

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The iPad Mini Could Spur an Education Revolution

The iPad Mini Could Spur an Education Revolution | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
I have long been a skeptic about the role of personal computing in education, especially for K-12 schools.
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Using iPads With Mixed-Ability Students, Teachers Must 'Give Up Some Control' -- THE Journal

When rolling out iPads, teachers Amanda Allen and David Lopez at St. Genevieve Elementary in Los Angeles realized they had to give students more freedom to make the initiative truly worthwhile.
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California School Opens Multimedia 'iLab' To Support iPad Initiative -- THE Journal

California School Opens Multimedia 'iLab' To Support iPad Initiative -- THE Journal | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Following the implementation of its 1:1 take-home iPad program, a California school has revamped its 720-square-foot computer lab to create a flexible, technology-driven learning environment for students. #elemchat #edtech

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'It's just their world': iPads changing Basehor-Linwood sixth-grade classrooms | BonnerSprings.com

'It's just their world': iPads changing Basehor-Linwood sixth-grade classrooms | BonnerSprings.com | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

After providing a few minutes to finish up homework, Juli Brown has some instructions for her students.

 

“Here’s what I need you to have out on your desk: your literature book and your iPad,” Brown says.

 

The Basehor-Linwood school district spent $126,000 to put an Apple iPad in the hands of every Basehor-Linwood Middle School sixth-grader this year, and on Monday those iPads were the only tool students needed in Brown’s reading class. No notebooks, pencils or highlighters were necessary.

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Several school board members expressed discontent with the district’s scheme to insure the iPads the freshman class will use this fall.

 

Board members discussed the matter at their Monday, Aug. 20, regular meeting after a request to add it to the agenda from board member John Nyberg.

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More iResources for iClassrooms from Interactive Elementary

More iResources for iClassrooms from Interactive Elementary | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Canadian-based Interactive Elementary recently released two new resources for Apple's iPad while also adding features to its flagship educational application, Middle School Math HD.

 

Jacob's Angle, an iBook, tells the story of a grade school shot put competition while relating basic geometry concepts.

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Marlborough school is only one in state to get iPad training grant

Marlborough school is only one in state to get iPad training grant | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

The school year may be more than two weeks off, but there was a lot of teaching going on at Assabet Valley Tech last week. It’s the school’s teachers, though, who were doing the learning.

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MB school iPad plan riles some

MB school iPad plan riles some | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

At Manhattan Beach Middle School this fall, the iPad will be as ubiquitous as the old-fashioned spiral notebook. But the leader of the teachers union is not nearly as enthusiastic.

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Apple's Back to School promo offers $100 iTunes card with Mac, $50 with iPad

Apple's 2012 Back to School promotion kicked off with the launch of new Macs on Monday, offering qualified customers a $100 iTunes gift card with the purchase of a new Mac, and $50 with a new iPad.

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Wyckoff Public Schools Receive $50,000 to Enhance iPad Program

Wyckoff Public Schools Receive $50,000 to Enhance iPad Program | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it

Wyckoff students can expect to be on the cutting edge of education thanks to a technology initiative that's being funded in a big way by a local organization.

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Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - Let's Use the Hashtag #iosedapp for Tweets with Educational iPad/iPhone/iPod Apps

Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Blog - Let's Use the Hashtag #iosedapp for Tweets with Educational iPad/iPhone/iPod Apps | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
In March 2010 I proposed that educators use the Twitter hashtag #edapp to make it easy for other...

 

...I now propose using the hashtag #iosedapp when mentioning apps or lists of apps for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch.


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How to Create and Assess Student Quizzes on Your iPad

How to Create and Assess Student Quizzes on Your iPad | The iPad Classroom | Scoop.it
How to Create and Assess Student Quizzes on your iPad...

 

Testmoz is a FREE online tool to create and assess student quizzes on your iPad (or computer). Perfect to gather info about your iLesson in your iClassroom.


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