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It is advantageous to revisit the reasoning behind the implementation of iPad technology at Nambour Christian College.
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The iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone make excellent toys and learning tools for kids, but if you’ve seen a youngin’ with an iOS device you know it’s only a matter of time before the inquisitive mind of a child escapes the current application and ends up elsewhere.
Most of the time I focus on integration tips and examples for teachers. Today, I decided to change the pace and share some management tips for the device at home. With a 1:1 iPad initiative in full swing, setting boundaries with the iPad at home can become an issue.
OnlineCollegeCourses have put together this great list of their pick of the 30 best educational iPad games for kids. Parents and teachers who trust little Muffy and Junior with their shiny iPads don’t have to worry about how access to shoot-‘em-up video games will rot their precious little gifted and talented program minds.
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As more and more people join the world of Twitter (460,000 signups per day), school parents and teachers are more commonplace on this global social media tool. According to a recent Pew Internet Study, 84% of all Twitter users are between the ages of 18-49 (1) .
Looking for fun games that require critical thinking skills? Cool apps that exercise creative muscles?
“Bloom’s Taxonomy” is one of those terms that a parent may not necessarily be familiar with, however, it is very important.
Jeff Galinovsky is regional manager for Intel’s classmate PC in North America where he focuses on expanding education products as well as building an education ecosystem.
Flickr: Andrew Shell Kids learn with each other while playing games on the iPad.
Lucky enough to have received a new iPhone 4s or iPad over the holiday?
If you’ve got kids, you’ve no doubt thought about how you might be able to increase the size of their music collection for free. I mean, who wants to listen to the same CD of nursery rhymes over and over again, right? So in order to keep your sanity while your kids listen to their favourite songs, the best trick is to have more of them – and the higher quality you can manage to find the better.
The iPad is credited with helping children learn about new technology, giving them the chance to interact with innovative learning apps and play games. These apps are not only fun but help young children form new words and understand new concepts. One thing you wouldn’t typically see young children using would be email.