iPad in education
iPad is a cool versatile tool that has a huge potential in education.
Using ipads with students with Autism
In the first two terms of implementing an iPad programme, Longfield Academy in Kent have noticed a great impact on teaching and learning.
Talk about eBooks at eLC event The eLC event at the OU on 13th November 2012 will examine the latest developments in eBooks and related technologies. Nick Watson and his team will talk about OU Anywhere and their work on eBooks, rich media and mobile devices.
The MSc in Security, Conflict, and International Development, was the focus of two papers I presented at the MobiLearnAsia 2012 Conference in Sentosa, Singapore, 24-26 October.
This site documents research on the use of ipads in undergraduate art and design education, undertaken and supervised by Dr Nicos Souleles from Cyprus University of Technology , Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts. The research assistant is Stefania Savva. Partners in this project are Ben Bull, Hilary Watters and Angela Annesley from University College Falmouth .
Terese Bird was interviewed by the Guardian Education about the mobile learning being evaluated in the Places project - read all about it! Places is a JISC-funded Transformations Programme project, evaluating the enhanced student experience afforded by the use of iPads in programmes at the University of Leicester, most notably a distance learning masters programme offered by Criminology. Meeting remote students’ needs, offering them an excellent experience through innovations in technology-enhanced learning, is a recognised need of higher education in the 21st century.
Promoting Student Engagement by Integrating New Technology into Tertiary Education: The Role of the iPad
This is a BERA funded project evaluating academics’ use of iPads for academic practices.
Q5. Please comment on the visual quality of the text, images and video and also the quality of the audio output There was almost universal agreement in the responses that the visual resolution of text and images was very good.
Mobile technology has infiltrated medical school education. Students now bring tablet PCs, rather than notebooks, into the classroom. They can access Web-based curriculum during lectures and add notes directly to their files.
The following lesson ideas utilize several of the Lite or free apps available for the iPad. These are basic lesson ideas that demonstrate the concept with specific content areas, but can be applied with a variety of curricular areas and grade levels. Digital Storytelling
Whether you like Apple products or not, you have to give the company credit for developing a massive following. Apple’s iPhone has secured a loyal fan base in the smartphone arena, and many tech consumers won’t stray from Macs to the more widespread and commonly used Microsoft PCs. The iPad is another story that’s even more impressive, as the tablet can be credited with making tablet devices wildly popular. As is usually the case with any Apple release, the anticipation for the upcoming iPad 3 is quite high. Many wonder how Apple will improve on an already solid product, while the tablet’s followers scour the Web for news on any new features it will bring. Of course, this is the Web, so no matter what the topic, you’ll find no shortage of rumors.
Tara Brabazon identifies 10 scholarly uses for Apple’s latest gadget, and the new ways of reading, writing, watching and thinking that the platform supports
We have FINALLY gotten cases for our iPad 2s! Hooray! In honor of these new accessories, I wanted to share some quick iPad management tips with everyone:
AaronB September 20th, 2011 An area that the Elevate Team are looking into at the moment is the overlaying of online, virtual resources with real world, physical items. We’ll be looking to work with our School of Science, Technology and Health, in particularly the division of Science and Technology where researchers are doing some very interesting work with international status in the field of regenerative medicine. We’ll be looking to take some of their data to make scientific posters come to life, with the overlaying of video and 3D graphics.
iPads for learning and teaching
Useful apps in education
iPads in Education