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Video: Education Technology is the Future of Education? – eLearning Blog Dont Waste Your Time

Video: Education Technology is the Future of Education? – eLearning Blog Dont Waste Your Time | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
RT @hopkinsdavid: New post: Video: Education Technology is the Future of Education?
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Is the iPad a PC?

Is the iPad a PC? | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
If the iPad counted as a PC, Apple would be the fastest growing PC vendor in the world. So what keeps the iPad from being a PC? Does it lack features? Or is it really a PC in disguise?
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The Black Death for iPad - iPad Apps for School

The Black Death for iPad - iPad Apps for School | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

"TimeMaps recently released a new iPad app all about the Black Death. The Black Death for iPad is a simple app that provides a timeline and map of important places and events contributing to the pandemic. Students can tap the placemarks on the app’s map to read about the significance of each place and event. There are three layers of information available on the map; place names, trade routes, and dates."


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How I Transformed The iPad Workflow In My School - Edudemic

How I Transformed The iPad Workflow In My School - Edudemic | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
There's a lot of questions surrounding the iPad workflow in schools. These questions (and answers) are critical to figuring out the best methods.

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Donald Clark Plan B: School slates – the original iPads?

Donald Clark Plan B: School slates – the original iPads? | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

iPads remind me of school slates. Mobile devices with the same frame, same aspect ratio, same weight, easy to use, can be used them portrait or landscape and has erasable content. If anything the slate is cheaper, harder to ...

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Top Five iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas

Top Five iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
Ever since I was a kid, I loathed back to school commercials. They always showed parents gleefully skipping through aisles of pencils and notebooks as the kids, sullen and dejected, sluggishly follow

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Joyce Tabone's curator insight, June 18, 2013 2:36 AM

I love using iPads in my languages classroom.  Here are my current favourite apps www.teachinglotewithipads.wordpress.com

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Tablets + Frames: The Next Frontier of Enterprise Mobility | Tablets at Work Blog

Tablets + Frames: The Next Frontier of Enterprise Mobility | Tablets at Work Blog | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

A new Forrester report predicts that enterprises will increase tablet adoption by combining them with device docking centers.

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Create Your Own E-Book for Your iPad | Langwitches Blog

Create Your Own E-Book for Your iPad | Langwitches Blog | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

Recently I had created a “Read-Along” book for our first graders to accompany their Magic Tree House podcast and am continuing  to have fun creating e-books for my iPad from Word Documents, pdfs and thematic blog posts from Langwitches.


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Education Week: Spotlight on Social Media in the Classroom

Education Week: Spotlight on Social Media in the Classroom | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
Students are using more than just Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube in the classroom. Many new social media and networking sites are designed specifically for schools.
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How iBooks 3 Beats Kindle [REVIEW]

How iBooks 3 Beats Kindle [REVIEW] | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
The continuous scrolling feature in iBooks 3 is so good, it changes the e-reading experience entirely. Here's why Amazon needs to play catch-up.
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20 Must Have iPad Apps for Teachers

20 Must Have iPad Apps for Teachers | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

More and more iPad apps are created everyday to the point that it  becomes very hard to keep up with the new releases let alone sift through the piles to find the good ones. Most  teachers...


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The End of Tablets is Near as Stores Like Kohl's Begin Selling Tablets

The End of Tablets is Near as Stores Like Kohl's Begin Selling Tablets | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
Remember Netbooks? When they first appeared you couldn't get one. Then they soared to popularity and you could essentially pick one up at the grocery store or your local pharmacy. That happens with a lot of gadgets.
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Report: Here’s How Tablets are the New Hot Catalyst for Computers

Report: Here’s How Tablets are the New Hot Catalyst for Computers | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
The inclusion of tablets in the category, though controversial, was partly responsible for the improved ranking of PC satisfaction.
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100 Google Chrome Tips "For Everyone"

100 Google Chrome Tips "For Everyone" | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
100 Google Chrome Tips for Everyone The ebook had a section on Chrome OS and Chromebooks. Since I have a new page here for Chrome OS and Chromebook tips, this page will replace those Chrome OS tips with new Chrome tips.

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Ten Good iPad Apps for Elementary School Math Practice - iPad Apps for School

Ten Good iPad Apps for Elementary School Math Practice - iPad Apps for School | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

"Over the last ten months since I launchediPadApps4School.com I have reviewed a lot of mathematics apps that are appropriate for elementary school students. These are the ten that have been the most popular over the last ten months (based on total clicks and shares through social media)."


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48 iPad Apps for Teaching and Learning Geography / Earth Science

48 iPad Apps for Teaching and Learning Geography / Earth Science | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
After a year or two of tinkering and experimenting with apps for teaching / learning Geography, I have (finally) compiled this list of what I deem to be the most useful iPad apps for teaching Geogr...

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Mrs. Jankowski's curator insight, July 18, 2013 2:57 PM

Taking it another step beyond Google Earth ...

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Science comes to life..Thank you!

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Creative Book Builder

Creative Book Builder | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

Creative Book Builder is a fantastic app that allows students to create books in epub format, which can then be exported to iBooks and shared with others. There are a variety of instructional uses for this app, from using it as a publishing tool for project-based learning to a summative assessment at the end of a unit ...


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MsCarterTL's curator insight, March 1, 2013 1:09 PM

This would work well with the implementation of an eBook signout system that allows the publishing of student work.

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, March 4, 2013 4:47 AM

Let's get ambitious!!! I'm sure students will love it. Hard work and high rewarding outcomes!

Catherine Thomas-Varcoe's curator insight, March 20, 2013 6:21 AM

An app that could be built into student activities or assessment if iPads are introduced across the board.

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BrettBoka - alt på et brett | Alt-i-ett-løsning for lærebøker på iPad

BrettBoka - alt på et brett | Alt-i-ett-løsning for lærebøker på iPad | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

Norsk løsning for lærebøker på Ipad. last også ned appen Brettboka. Flere gratis lærebøker her og en del demoer. Lekkert boklayout med mulighet for egne noter og god indeksfunksjon. Nå kan elevene snart slutte med å dra på tung randsel på skolen!


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20 Must Have iPad Apps for Teachers

20 Must Have iPad Apps for Teachers | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

More and more iPad apps are created everyday to the point that it  becomes very hard to keep up with the new releases let alone sift through the piles to find the good ones. Most  teachers...


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Create Your Own E-Book for Your iPad | Langwitches Blog

Create Your Own E-Book for Your iPad | Langwitches Blog | tabletsedu | Scoop.it

Recently I had created a “Read-Along” book for our first graders to accompany their Magic Tree House podcast and am continuing  to have fun creating e-books for my iPad from Word Documents, pdfs and thematic blog posts from Langwitches.


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Review: Despite flaws, iPad Mini more than just small iPad - Chicago Sun-Times

Review: Despite flaws, iPad Mini more than just small iPad - Chicago Sun-Times | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
The Droid GuyReview: Despite flaws, iPad Mini more than just small iPadChicago Sun-TimesThere's only one multitouch tablet with a design that thrills the senses; a build quality that leaves no doubt as to its status as the premium entry in the...
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Tablets + Frames: The Next Frontier of Enterprise Mobility | Tablets at Work Blog

Tablets + Frames: The Next Frontier of Enterprise Mobility | Tablets at Work Blog | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
A new Forrester report predicts that enterprises will increase tablet adoption by combining them with device docking centers.
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Morsommere med "i"-lekser - StjordalensBlad

Morsommere med "i"-lekser - StjordalensBlad | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
Morsommere med "i"-lekserStjordalensBladDet er flere fordeler med å ta i bruk Ipad i undervisningen. Vi skal nå prøve ut det som kalles omvendt undervisning i tre fag.
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App Shopper: De Het (Education)

App Shopper: De Het (Education) | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
Mac Apps, Mac App Store, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch app store listings, news, and price drops (De Het (Education) #freeipadapps http://t.co/tSlWasg8...)...
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iPads in education

My Description (TheBenHorbury: iPads in education http://t.co/zEXTcg2P #edtech #ipads #byod #education #ipad #woodtm #ipaded #slide2...)...
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Donald Clark Plan B: School slates – the original iPads?

Donald Clark Plan B: School slates – the original iPads? | tabletsedu | Scoop.it
iPads remind me of school slates. Mobile devices with the same frame, same aspect ratio, same weight, easy to use, can be used them portrait or landscape and has erasable content. If anything the slate is cheaper, harder to ...
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