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The iPad in Education – How the iPad Suits All Learning Styles | MediaCAST Blog

The iPad in Education – How the iPad Suits All Learning Styles | MediaCAST Blog | News Education | Scoop.it

"When the gift-giving season for 2011 came around, the dreaded word ‘iPad’ appeared on the wishlist of nearly half the children in America. Parents across the country feared that the expensive handheld would become just another video game console tossed in the toybox. Now, while the flashy graphics and wide array of entertainment apps can paint that sort of picture, many app designers are actually tending toward interactive learning tools for their younger users. Was this portable PC really designed with education in mind?"


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Learning and Teaching with iPads: iPads in education study tour - Queensland

"A group of educators from Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta recently took part in a study tour of a number of Queensland Schools around Brisbane and the Gold Coast looking at the use of iPads in learning. We were also joined by educators from Lismore Diocese."


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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, December 9, 2013 3:56 AM

They found some interesting things! A good examination in a similar context. 

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Ebooks from Free Technology for Teachers

Ebooks from Free Technology for Teachers | News Education | Scoop.it

Ebooks for teachers produced by Richard Byrne at freetech4teachers.com...Richard's site is a great place to start for elearning

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