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How to transition to a virtual and physical learning commons, with 21st century principles
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27 visual, sensory, and augmentative apps for autism | eSchool News

With the extremely large number of apps available for iPads, even those for autism are in abundance, and experts say it’s important to know which are most effective for students with different needs.
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Special needs apps for all grades!  eSchool News!

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The Gift of Reading - New York Times (blog)

The Gift of Reading - New York Times (blog) | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog)The Gift of ReadingNew York Times (blog)His findings, based on tests conducted with 66 adults age 50 and over: older people read faster (a mean reading speed of 128 words per minute) when using an iPad, compared to a newspaper...
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Hear Hear!  I can also read way faster using my iPad.  I just simply love how instantaneous and useful my e reader has become!  

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iPads In the Classroom on edshelf

iPads In the Classroom on edshelf | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Information and reviews about iPads In the Classroom
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iPad instruction for the beginner teacher or learner in the classroom. 

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, May 6, 2013 12:20 PM

Beginner instruction for iPad training in the classroom.