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39 Sites For Using iPads in the Classroom

MasteryScan Turns Your iPad Into a Grading Machine. iPad As.... iPads have exploded throughout schools and classrooms.

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Their flexibility, versatility, and mobility make them a phenomenal learning tool. As teachers seek ways to integrate these devices, we recommend focusing on specific learning goals that promote critical-thinking, creativity, collaboration, and the creation of student-centric learning environments. App Lists. 60 Educational Apps in 60 Minutes by Clint Stephens on Prezi.

iMovie Trailers - RNPS iPad Trial. Education - Resources - Teachers and Administrators. Learning App for Kids. Top 10 Apps for Physical Education Teachers. Physical education involves more than playing games all period long.

Top 10 Apps for Physical Education Teachers

As a PE teacher, you are also responsible for teaching students to develop healthy habits and realize the importance of making physical activity a regular part of their lives. Through the top 10 apps for physical education teachers, you can help your students see physical education as more than a fun period during the day. C-Fit Dance C-Fit Dance is designed to get students up and moving. 5 Must-Have iOS Apps For Writers. For students, essays are a necessary evil of the experience of getting an education. For teachers, helping students write their essays can be time consuming, and once the students go home, they may lack the support they have in your classroom. It doesn’t mean they have to go it alone, though, when there is electronic help available.

Check out these top 5 Apple applications for essay writing to make getting organizing and presenting your thoughts in a coherent manner a much easier process. 1. Essay Writing Workstation The Essay Writing Workstation allows students to work on two essays at once in an easy-to-follow e-book format. - 20 Web 2.0 Sites Not Requiring Student Email. 1000 Recommended Apps Sorted by Subject Area.

Using cel.ly in the classroom or other ways. I am new to the idea of allowing kids to use cell phones in school. I agree with it 100% if the purpose is valid and I have an administrator who has also indicated it is a good idea if it is monitored and used effectively in the classroom, but the question remains- how can it be used effectively? I attended a webinar recently on the website simplek12 and I learned som ideas about using phones in class- one website mentioned was cel.ly. I immediately established an account and created a cell for my school library.

I decided what have I got to lose? It may be an additional way to inform student patrons about programs, contests and hot new releases. I am going to use it in my class to do quick starts and exit slips. There are so many concerns regarding teachers and student connecting via text and social media. I am certain that I can use this program with success in my class.

If you are in a district where technology is open and cell use is permitted, take a look at cel.ly. 7 Tech Tools for Collaboration. Remember when collaborating with your colleagues was limited to early morning meetings or an epically long professional day?

7 Tech Tools for Collaboration

Now technology has given us the power to connect on our own time, in dynamic new ways and with teacher friends from around the world. Here are some of our favorite tools for learning from one another, sharing best practices and growing as an educator along the way. 1. Twitter: If Facebook is for connecting with the friends you have in real life, Twitter is for connecting with the friends you wish you had. 450 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. Advertisement Get 1150 free online courses from the world’s leading universities — Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, Oxford and more.

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You can download these audio & video courses (often from iTunes, YouTube, or university web sites) straight to your computer or mp3 player. Over 30,000 hours of free audio & video lectures, await you now. Learn 40 Languages for Free: Spanish, English, Chinese & More. Advertisement How to learn languages for free?

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This collection features lessons in 48 languages, including Spanish, French, English, Mandarin, Italian, Russian and more. Download audio lessons to your computer or mp3 player and you’re good to go. Amharic Foreign Service Institute Basic Amharic – Audio – TextbookLessons with dialogues, drills, exercises, and narratives will teach you the basics of this language spoken in Ethiopia.

Arabic. Diigo. A Nice Guide to iPad App Evaluation. 50 Best iPad Apps for STEM Education. iPad/iPod Resources. The Top 10 Apple iPod Touch Apps for English and Language Arts Teachers. Apps in Education.

iPad Recommended Educational App Lists. - Special Needs Apps for Kids (SNApps4Kids.com) Educreations. - Top 10 Sites for Educational Apps. 5 iPad Apps Every Teacher Should Have - HOME - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet. Proof in Study: Math App Improves Test Scores (And Engagement) Digital Tools Teaching Strategies Motion Math The first iPad was released in April 2010, and since then, its potential as a learning device has been explored by educators, app developers, and the exploding ed-tech industry.

Proof in Study: Math App Improves Test Scores (And Engagement)

These days, it’s not uncommon to read about school districts handing out iPads as textbook replacements. Skeptics, though, don’t believe the hype. From a New York Times article in January: “There is very little evidence that kids learn more, faster or better by using these machines,” said Larry Cuban, a professor emeritus of education at Stanford University, who believes that the money would be better spent to recruit, train and retain teachers. - Manipulative Math Apps for the iPad to meet the Common Core Standards. 0 Comments May 16, 2012 By: Vicki Windman May 16 Written by: 5/16/2012 3:10 AM.

- Manipulative Math Apps for the iPad to meet the Common Core Standards

High School iPad Apps. Create and publish your own wikis and blogs.

High School iPad Apps

Use these web services to communicate and collaborate with your friends and coworkers. It's easy to edit this page and create new wikis. Elementary School iPad Apps. Create and publish your own wikis and blogs.

Elementary School iPad Apps

Use these web services to communicate and collaborate with your friends and coworkers. It's easy to edit this page and create new wikis. To edit this page, click the Log In (lock) button, log in as a wiki administrator and click the Edit (pencil) button. To create a new wiki, log in, then click the Add (+) button and choose New Wiki. Middle School iPad Apps. Create and publish your own wikis and blogs. Use these web services to communicate and collaborate with your friends and coworkers. It's easy to edit this page and create new wikis. To edit this page, click the Log In (lock) button, log in as a wiki administrator and click the Edit (pencil) button.

An App for Teachers to Create Educational Portfolios of Student Work with an iPhone, iPad, or Android Smartphone. - My Ten Most Used Apps to Become Fluent on the iPad. 0 Comments March 25, 2012 By: Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano Mar 25 Written by: 3/25/2012 7:13 AM ShareThis It is no secret, that I enjoy my iPad tremendously. Fluency on the iPad, like language fluency, does not necessarily come natural to most people. iPad Lessons. 60in60 - home. Reflection App Brings iOS Device Mirroring to the Mac. It’s not very often that I get extremely excited about an app. Then again, it’s not very often that an app like Reflection is ever released.

As TUAW reports, Reflection is a brand new app that allows you to do something that many have been waiting a matter of years for – mirroring your iPhone or iPad’s screen on your Mac. Reflection lets you view your iPhone 4S or iPad 2′s screen in real time with no prior set up – just launch the app, select your Mac from your iOS device’s AirPlay menu, and you’re streaming. It’s an extremely fast and extremely simple solution. But why would anybody want to mirror their iOS device on their Mac? - Top 10 Apps for Digital Storytelling.

10 educational iPad apps recommended by Explore Knowledge Academy - Tuesday, Feb. 21. iTunes/App Store Word Wizard Word Wizard is a spelling application for the iPad that allows students to hear sounds of letters and words using an interactive alphabet. The application also provides a spelling quiz with more than 1,400 questions and answers. Elementary school students can tap on alphabetic or QWERTY keyboards. Costs $2.99 in the App Store. - Free apps to find more free apps. New App Tells Teachers When Students Are Confused. Much has been said about how connected devices, whether in college lecture halls or elementary school classrooms, can distract students.

GoSoapBox aims to show how such devices can also help keep class on track. The startup, which is launching Tuesday, makes a web-based app that serves as a constant back-channel to classroom discussion. - Apps for Common Core Math Standards, Grades 9-12. - Apps for Common Core Math Standards, Grades 6-8. 100 iPhone Apps for Kids. Anyone without children has a pretty difficult time understanding how a person decides to hand their $200 cell phone to a three year old, but the truth is iPhone’s can be an incredibly rich learning and entertainment tool for children. The directness of the touch screen interface means that children can easily figure out a number of different apps with very little instruction.

If your kids love your iPhone as much or more than you do, you’ll definitely want to take a look at the huge list below of great apps for kids of all ages. The apps are divided into multiple categories but are almost all educational and/or focused on encouraging creativity. The Must-Have App Review Rubric. 80 Apps to Learn a New Language. You’ve been telling yourself for years that you’ll learn a new language or at least dust off those high school Spanish skills.

How about starting when you’re in line at the grocery store or waiting for the bus? Having language lessons on your iPhone means you can learn at your own pace, wherever and whenever you have the time. - Apps for Core Literature Standards, grades 6-12. 0 Comments November 17, 2011 By: Vicki Windman Nov 17 Written by: 11/17/2011 3:46 AM. - Apps for K-5 core language standards.