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Whatever your viewpoints on them, tablets are a hot topic in education at the moment, and none is more highly debated than the iPad. These small and lightweight devices boast up to a 10 hour battery life, making mobile computing more of a reality now than ever before.
by Dave Wingler How To Overcome The iPad Learning Curve: Technology can make life a lot easier in the classroom.
The following is part of a recent interview I did with students from Ursuline Academy of Dedham, Massachusetts about iPads in classrooms.
I’ve seen a lot of great practice with iPads and other tablets in schools. The students are engaged in what they’re doing, teachers are excited by the learning taking place, and there’s a good, collaborative atmosphere.
The iPad mini has an unfair advantage.
The iPad is supposed to make teaching and learning easier, right?
If the iPad is making a ‘move’ on your classroom this year then these ten points are worth considering: Check your wireless network for everything from capacity to ‘dead-zones’.
Over the last few years K-12 schools and districts across the country have been investing heavily in iPads for classroom use . EdTechTeacher has been leading iPad professional development at many of these schools and we’ve seen firsthand how they approach iPad integration. While we’ve witnessed many effective approaches to incorporating iPads successfully in the classroom, we’re struck by the common mistakes many schools are making with iPads, mistakes that are in some cases crippling the success of these initiatives.
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With the advent of the 2011/2012 school year, teachers who have access to mobile technology are scrambling to find the best education apps for the iPod Touch, iPad and iPhone.
I did mean to post this back at the beginning of January, but missed my own deadline.
There is no doubt to anyone who has used an iPad or any tablet for that matter that they show a clear alternative to teaching learning in the classroom beyond laptops, screens and monitors. The iPads simplicity of use and massive range of apps give it a great deal of appeal as a teaching and learning tool and the future looks bright for this trend to continue.
What happens when you take a classroom of students, add 24 iPads as well as sound recording gear and then throw in a live band?
excellent, hope it works out well in the classroom - you might find my other resources on ipads useful: http://prezi.com/oyyzhedqe5p1/apps-for-education/ by Jun 1
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