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Critical thinking is a skill much sought after in probably every curricula . It is our ultimate goal as teachers and educators to bring up students who are critical thinkers and problem solvers.
Posted by Melissa Taylor on 20 Dec 2012 9 Comments Ready for some new educational apps?
The following post is written by Greg Kulowiec of EdTechTeacher .
iPad has made such a radical change in education with more and more school districts adopting it as a learning tool inside the classroom. has been helping teachers all along the way with reviews and tutorials on how to get started using iPad in education. We have reviewed more than 500 apps and we are planning to do more reviews this year.
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Whether you're an educational technology wonder, or a little slower on the draw, apps for your iPhone and/or iPad can make your job a lot easier.
I spend a lot of time reflecting about my use of iPads in the classroom and I have gotten a lot of attention and positive feedback about my glass half full approach to evaluating these marvelous little devices.
Added by Jeff Dunn on 2012-08-13
Published Online: November 7, 2012 By Jennie Magiera
1-to-1 Programs | Feature
Flickr: Lexie Flickinger By Matt Levinson As schools get ready to deploy iPads this year, each one is scrambling to figure out how to develop an efficient and effective system that works.
When The Westside School (3) decided to grow its established primary school into a leading middle school program, parents, teachers, students and administrators mapped out an integrated project-based learning environment designed to engage and challenge all participants.
I'm a self-confessed Apple fanatic so I was curious to see how iPads and iPods could be used successfully in a primary school.