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15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad

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15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Always impressed by the prolific creation of apps for increasing literacy!

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16 Apps for Elementary Students with Non-Verbal Learning Disability | inov8 Educational Consulting

16 Apps for Elementary Students with Non-Verbal Learning Disability | inov8 Educational Consulting | Worth Following | Scoop.it

"In this post, we examine 16 Apps for Elementary Students with Non-Verbal Learning Disability (NVLD).

 

New apps on the iPad can assist students with remediation as well. While apps are not as advanced as specialized software right now in terms of full support for specific academic skills, they are improving. Most apps that have been developed to date focus on the remediation aspect and not support. There are huge advantages to using an app for remediation or to bypass the challenges associated with NVLD on the iPad: the ability to manipulate the information on the screen, high level of engagement, mobility, and full interactivity. Here are our recommendations for apps for elementary students that have difficulty with the above-mentioned areas."


Via Kathleen McClaskey
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Glad to see that there's an app for that - going the extra mile for our students who struggle with their learning should not be impeded by our lack of research! There are a number of very valuable links here:

http://www.inov8-ed.com/2010/12/theres-a-special-app-for-that-part-4-16-apps-for-elementary-students-with-non-verbal-learning-disability/

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Teaching and Learning with the iPad – a 3 Year Review

Teaching and Learning with the iPad – a 3 Year Review | Worth Following | Scoop.it
Part 1 - Lessons Learned from the Administrator’s Perspective In this excellent 3 part article series, Principal David Mahaley shares lessons learned from

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Dig a bit deeper when you open this site and look into the timeline that is provided to see the incredible amount of thinking and work that went into making this a successful implementation!

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