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Some of The Best Educational Android Apps for Teachers. Coming to you from the Canadian Maritimes ( Halifax), Educational Technology and Mobile Learning is an educational blog dedicated to curating, reviewing and sharing EdTech tools and mobile apps. The purpose is to help teachers and educators effectively integrate digital technologies into their day-to-day teaching, learning and professional development. For any questions regarding our website or the content we publish, please contact EdTech admin, editor and blog owner, Med Kharbach at: Med Kharbach is a doctoral researcher and a former teacher with 10 years of classroom teaching experience. Med's research interests include: language learning, linguistics, Internet linguistics, critical linguistics, discourse analysis, new (emerging) literacies, and educational technology. Kharbach, M. Example: Kharbach, M. (2016, December 30). 9 Fundamental digital skills for 21st century teachers [Blog post].

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation. Tool discovery is often a challenge for teachers interested in finding ways to use technology that will change the way they and their students work. With so much going on in the classroom, many teachers don’t have the time to test out various apps and find the perfect tool to meet their needs. Luckily, several tech-savvy librarians have been curating the apps their colleagues find useful and sharing the all-stars with one another through personal learning communities (PLC) and edWeb webinars. These educators are paying attention to their own working habits, as well as those of students, to figure out which technology products and trends are here to stay. Michelle Luhtala, a school librarian in New Canaan, Connecticut, has noticed that much of her own work has transitioned from the computer to her smartphone. Luhtala sees school policies banning phones as a disconnect between school and the real world, where mobile devices are aiding productivity more than ever.

Some of The Best Educational Android Apps for Teachers. 25 Of The Best Research Apps For iPad & Android. 25 Of The Best Research Apps For iPad & Android Out of all the reasons to use a tablet or smartphone in the classroom–or the library–mobile research might be among the most natural. Whether a student is… …Google’ing, Wikipedia’ing, facebook’ing; saving a resource, taking a picture of a page so they don’t have to check out the whole book, or sharing a pdf with themselves from one account to another; seeing if the National Archives, twitter, or Questia makes more sense for what they’re looking for; need to ask a peer, a teacher, or a community member about the best source for a certain data point or tidbit; need to ping reddit, Google+, or instagram community to see what important guiding question they’re failing to ask… Using a tablet–whether from Apple, Google, or Windows–is often the most seamless way for them to do so.

Coupled with a pencil and a notepad, a tablet or smartphone–and all the apps and networks they give you access too–can make for a powerful combination. Graphite | The best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula rated for learning. 10 Awesome Apps for Teaching Global Awareness. As a society, we are more interconnected than ever before. This makes it necessary to raise children to be aware of—and sensitive to—the different cultures, traditions, and perspectives from around the globe. We call this having “global awareness.” A broadening understanding of such perspectives and their economic, environmental, political and social components helps foster better communication skills in our children.

You’ll find that global awareness is an intrinsic part of Global Digital Citizenship. Here are 10 child-friendly apps available on the market today that help promote better global awareness in our youth. 1. Source: National Geographic GeoDash from National Geographic allows users to explore animals and habitats found around the world. 2. 205 National Anthems, Maps, Flags, and Facts source: iTunes The 205 National Anthems, Maps, Flags, and Facts app provides a comprehensive collection of the basic identifying elements of 205 countries. 3.

Source: 4. 5. 6. Äpid arendavad last ja pakuvad talle avastamisrõõmu - EMT. Teacher Apps for Creating Time-lapse and Slow Motion Videos. May 17, 2015 We have handpicked for you today a list of some very good iPad apps that you can use with your students to create time-lapse and slow motion videos. Time-lapse is a cinematographic technique that involves compressing several photos (or frames) into a high speed video. This technique is usually used to photograph slow-changing scenes or objects (e.g cloudscapes, plans growing, crowds…etc). Stop motion is “an animation technique which makes a physically manipulated object look like it’s moving on its own”. Here is a very good article if you want to read more about time laps videos. There are a variety of ways students can use these apps. 1- iMotion “iMotion is an intuitive and powerful time-lapse and stop-motion app for iOS. 2- Time-Lapse “This app allows you to take Time-Lapse Videos.

“Lapse It is an award-winning full featured app for capturing amazing time lapse and stop motion videos. 4- Slow Motion Camera This app is free today (regular price is $1,99). 5-OSnap. Teachers iPad Apps. 10+ Ios Apps for Student Creativity. The 25 best education apps for connected classrooms. Figuring out which tool is right for the job is something we all struggle with every day. Whether you’re a contractor, plumber, or teacher, there’s a lot of options to choose from. Teachers managing connected classrooms have it quite rough, though. There’s an embarassment of riches when it comes to apps, web tools, and digital services that want to make your life easier. So how do you easily figure out which are the best education apps for connected classrooms, you ask?

About The Methodology To help answer your question, we polled the Daily Genius community via social media and then curated a list of the most popular apps being used in classrooms right now. What follows is the result of this effort. The 25 Best Education Apps For Connected Classrooms The following list is meant to be a useful snapshot at the top 25 apps for iOS and Android that are actually in use in many classrooms around the world. About The Badge ClassDojo Socrative Twitter Diigo Book marking tool. Evernote Remind Nearpod. AppCrawlr: the app discovery engine. The Best Education Apps (Android) #apps #android #google #nexus. English, German, Spanish, French and Italian with just one application! Courses123 is a new hi-tech language learning application. Need to learn English? We can help you! If you’re not interested in English, you can pick from four other languages: French, Italian, German and Spanish which are, just after English, the most popular languages in the world!

Courses123 application gives a perfect opportunity to learn a foreign language (you can choose from English, German, Spanish, French and Italian) with the use of modern technologies. Application, equipped with the latest and the best solutions, will allow you to learn words effectively and practice their pronunciation. A mobile language course is a solution for those who like learning while commuting, at home or at different places. Application provides you with films, photolessons, flash cards, dialogues, vocabulary revisions and quizzes, which will make your studying fun! Tuuliko. iPad Apps and Bloom’s Taxonomy  

I felt it was worthwhile to update the Top Post (over 25,000 views) on Langwitches: Bloom’s Taxonomy for iPads I have added links to each app represented on the visual. Remember: Exhibit memory of previously-learned materials by recalling facts, terms, basic concepts and answers. describenamefindnamelisttell Suggested apps: Understand: Demonstrative understanding of facts and ideas by being able to: explaincomparediscusspredicttranslateoutlinerestate Suggested Apps: Apply: Using new knowledge. Showcompleteuseexamineillustrateclassifysolve Analyze: Examine and break information into parts by identifying motives or causes.

Compareexamineexplainidentifycategorizecontrastinvestigate Evaluate: Present and defend opinions by making judgments about information, validity of ideas or quality of work based on a set of criteria justifyassessprioritizerecommendratedecidechoose Suggested Apps Create: planinventcomposedesignconstructimagine Related Bloom's Taxonomy and iPad Apps 21. In "Featured Carousel" 7. 29. 24 Great iPad Apps for Your Classroom. May 15, 2014 For those of you looking for educational apps to use with students in class, below is a selection I have curated specifically for you. This selection covers apps pertaining to four main categories: apps for creating instructional multimedia materials for your class, apps to increase teacher-student interaction, apps to assess students works, apps to creating interactive lessons and presentations.

All of these apps have been previously featured in the popular visual " iPad As Teacher's Pet". A- Apps for creating instructional multimedia materials for your class Design labelling, sorting, and matching puzzles for your students using stick around. Play as a group, hand your iPad ff to students, or share to other iPads. 2- Explain Everything Use Explain Everything to record your voice as you draw on a whiteboard. 3- Educreations Educreations turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard. 4- VideoScribe HD 5- Snapguide Share beautiful step-by-step how-to guides using Snapguide. 7-Prezi.

The 55 Best Free Education Apps For iPad. Finding apps isn’t difficult. Finding education apps is only a bit more challenging. Finding free education apps is also possible. Finding free education apps worth downloading is a different story entirely. The following is our list for the 55 best apps for learning we can find. Some are formal learning–math drilling and phonics, for example–while others are RSS readers, social media platforms, and the like. A few notes: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. The 55 Best Free Education Apps For iPad 1. Developer Description: View 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View; View high resolution satellite imagery of locations around the world. 2.

Developer Description: “…explore more than 750 Science, Math, Social Studies, English, Engineering & Tech, Arts & Music, and Health subjects right on their mobile devices. 3. Developer Description: “This app is a fun way for parents, teachers, librarians, and readers to get more information about top rated books at the fifth and sixth grade level. 24 of the best free education apps of 2014. Apps in Education.

The iPad as the Teacher's Pet. 50 Free Android Apps Being Used In Education Right Now. I’ll admit it. I’m a fan of Apple products. But that doesn’t mean I don’t yearn for some of the fabulous features on Android phones too. Until the day when Apple and Google merge (ha!) , we’re left with a split marketplace of apps. Edudemic doesn’t cover Android as much as it deserves so this useful list should be a helpful start. It details 50 useful (and free!) I’ve searched around for each of these apps and found interesting stories on how most are being used in classrooms and education right now. Toddlers Kids Numbers and Math Lite: Educational game maker Intellijoy offers this free game to effectively teach preschoolers numbers, addition, subtraction, and more without sensory overload.AniWorld: We had animal See ‘n Say games as kids. Elementary and Middle School High school and College Class Help and Study Aids Andie Graph: Want to save $90? Educational Organizations.

Back to School App-pack. The image above was created using PhotoshopTouch on an iPad and was then uploaded to Thinglink to create the hotspots. The summer is quickly winding down & a number of teachers will be returning to their classroom with new mobile devices (iPads). Throughout the summer I have been conducting workshops on iPad integration with EdTechTeacher and I thought it might be helpful to pull together a back to school list of apps structured around specific classroom goals. While many schools may already have an Apple VPP program already in place, I know a number of teachers will also be purchasing the apps themselves. Therefore, I will do my best to include both a pay & free app for each objective. I want my students to create & publish video: iMovie (4.99) - record, edit and publish movies directly to the web from iMovie. I want my students to respond to polls / take quizzes: Reflection (Mac / PC download - $15) - Wirelessly mirror an iPad to a MacBook or PC.