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5 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen

5 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen | Ipads for Instructional Technology | Scoop.it
Teachers really want to the ability to display their iPad or their students' iPads on a projector screen. Projecting on a large screen is great for demonstrations, simulations, explanations, and showing examples.

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10 Steps to a Successful School iPad Program - iPads in Education

10 Steps to a Successful School iPad Program - iPads in Education | Ipads for Instructional Technology | Scoop.it

iPads have certainly become a highly desired commodity in education. Apple is reporting that schools are purchasing iPads by a ratio of 2:1 over MacBooks. However, that rush to purchase the latest technologies often precedes the careful planning and preparation that’s crucial to their success as educational tools.


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Jessica V Allen's curator insight, December 13, 2012 10:56 AM

As teachers continue to explore student centered learning and student negotiated inquiry, it is important that students have tools that can help them work together, investigate, and create explanations of their deep understanding.  iPads are a great tool for those goals and this helps schools see how best to begin that process... with careful planning!

Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, December 13, 2012 1:45 PM

Middletown,NY school district won a huge technology grant for 4 years. They are planning to go with purchasing 1:1 mobile devices. Kudos for that!

Steven Blomdale's curator insight, May 18, 2013 9:24 PM

The article provides helpful hints for teachers and schools for integrating Ipads into their school and curriculum. Provides teacher with insight into how ipads are addressing 21st-century learning objectives and facilitating the integration of multimedia, communication, collaboration and project-based learning. Developing an ipad program can engage students confidently with technologies and make informed, ethical and sustainable decisions about technologies for preferred futures including personal health and wellbeing, recreation, everyday life, the world of work and enterprise, and the environment (ACARA, 2013).

 

It further develops key skills needed in the 21sr century such as learning and innovation skills: Creativity and Innovation, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving and Communication and Collaboration. Information, Media and Technology Skills: Information Literacy, Media Literacy, ICT (Information, Communications and Technology) Literacy and Life and Career Skills: Flexibility and Adaptability, Initiative and Self-Direction, Social and Cross-Cultural Skills, Productivity and Accountability, Leadership and Responsibility (Partnership for 21st Century Skills, 2013).

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5 iPad Apps to Help Students and Teachers Collaborate

5 iPad Apps to Help Students and Teachers Collaborate | Ipads for Instructional Technology | Scoop.it
There are not an abundance of apps for the iPad that really encourage a worthwhile level of collaboration between students or between students and teachers. There are several that would allow stude...

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, January 17, 2013 3:54 PM

Some great collaborative tools here.

Sally Tilley's curator insight, January 22, 2013 3:36 PM

Looking forward to testing 'ask3' app for flipped classroom practice

Bmw's curator insight, February 5, 2013 1:33 PM

Exploring now

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10 Excellent iPad Apps For School

10 Excellent iPad Apps For School | Ipads for Instructional Technology | Scoop.it
We are seeing more and more iPads in schools. They offer all kinds of possibilities for new ways to teach students. Because they are so portable, it is much easier for students to bring them anywhere they go, and bring the learning with them.

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7 Excellent iPad Games to Develop Kids Critical Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Excellent iPad Games to Develop Kids Critical Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Ipads for Instructional Technology | Scoop.it

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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, January 14, 2013 6:40 PM

Fits with the earlier one scooped about using games in the classroom

Steven Blomdale's comment, March 9, 2013 10:10 PM
these games will help students develop learning and innovation skills such as critical thinking and problem solving to allow them to succeed in work and life in the 21st century.
Christy P.Novack's curator insight, March 25, 2013 2:53 PM

 Some recommended apps for critical thinking skills. I have not tried any of them yet, so I cannot comment on quality.