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Use Bookry to add widgets to your iBooks Author books

Use Bookry to add widgets to your iBooks Author books | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

Bookry is quick to join, easy to use, and compliments iBooks Author perfectly to help you create amazing interactive books that truly break boundaries. With Bookry, you can upload your books and add amazing interactive features that readers will love.

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Education Collections: Excellent iPad App Store Featured Section This Week — iPad Insight

Education Collections: Excellent iPad App Store Featured Section This Week — iPad Insight | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

Every Thursday the Featured area of the iPad App Store gets a refresh and adds some new and often topical featured sections. This week one of these is titled ‘Education Collections’ and it’s one of the best and most complete sections of this type that I’ve seen.

Just in time for the back to school period, this featured section is packed with very good, curated selections of educational apps across a wide range of categories.

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Study Finds Benefits in Use of iPad as an Educational Tool | Emerging Education Technology

Study Finds Benefits in Use of iPad as an Educational Tool | Emerging Education Technology | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

Longfield Academy in Kent, England is a recently built school covering years 7 through 13 (ages 11 to 18). At Longfield, they strive to provide a cutting edge learning experience incorporating a high level of technology integration in the curriculum. Over 800 students (the vast majority of students at the Academy) had or were issued iPads, across the full spectrum of grade levels (although not everyone had one, apparently a small percentage of students used other devices).

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Local initiative studies how iPad might enhance education

Local initiative studies how iPad might enhance education | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

Just two months after school started in August, a number of students at Athens Elementary School began an initiative. It was aimed at a current educational trend that could change the future of education — the use of iPads in the classroom.

The question educators wanted to answer — how do iPads enhance education?

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Amazon.com: Padlette in Black

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The Padlette is a terrific accessory for the iPad to use in presentation of material for your class.

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50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet

50 resources for iPad use in the classroom | ZDNet | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

For teachers, some of which are just beginning to use tablets and mobile devices in class, these resources can be invaluable in promoting more interactive classrooms and understanding how best to use and control such products. Below is a collection of tutorials, lesson plans and applications for educators to utilize.

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iPods in classroom inspiring young minds

iPods in classroom inspiring young minds | iPad Pioneer Program | Scoop.it

The school launched a programme at the beginning of the year to distribute iPod Touch technology to students for classroom use. The iPods are equipped with still cameras, video and audio recording and internet capability, and they run applications that dovetail with several areas of the curriculum, including science, maths and reading.

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