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If you’ve got a pulse, using the iPad in the classroom is something you’re at least interested in on some level. It’s either why you’re here, something you want to understand better, or you loathe it all and want to make sure to avoid it (it’s been interesting to watch the seemingly growing throngs of Luddites decry learning technology–who knew it all could be so polarizing?)
If you have an iPad, iPhone, Android device, or computer … you should be listening to podcasts. Most are highly professional and packed with useful information.
The odds are good that you – or, at least, several of your colleagues – got a new tablet or smartphone over the holiday season, and are looking to fill it up with the magical mix of apps to make life and work easier and better. With countless apps on the market, these may be elusive, but there are a variety of solid directories, review-based blogs, and lists to dig into and share with your staff to make the odds of success greater. For a global view of the landscape – at least for iOS devices – start with this Google Docs spreadsheet curated by Scott McLeod .
College choices: 10 iPhone Apps to help manage your college search - Fort Lauderdale Parenting TeensMany teens are getting ready for their summer college visits. One of the biggest decisions in a student’s life is choosing which university to attend in order to pursue a degree. While there are a variety of hard-copy guidebooks and online resources available to incoming college freshmen, the major advances in mobile device technology and the overwhelming popularity of Apple’s App Store have also made it possible for those same students to manage their college search and application process from their cell phones.
IPAD APPS FOR EDUCATION by Tim Bedley All apps are free unless otherwise noted.
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The iPad empowers students to create products within any subject context, physical space and even on the move . This is why the iPad is so important in transforming education into a genuine learning experience, not a knowledge absorption space.
Apps, smartphones, and tablets are storming into classrooms around the world.
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One of the biggest problems many people have with Khan Academy and YouTube Edu is simply the format.
Recently, my wife and I had the opportunity to take our kids on an overseas family holiday. About a third of the way through our trip as I tiredly walked to yet another airport terminal, I found myself thinking, “I know how check-in works. Someone at a counter will tell me what to do, so I can turn off and just go with it.”
One of the things that really excites me about the iPad is the ability of the students to show their learning.
It is this special time of the year again: We are going back to school.
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According to Apple, in January of this year, at least 1.5 million iPads were adopted by educational institutions and an astounding 20,000+ education-related apps were found in the App Store. Those numbers continue to explode, and more recently, the company announced that 1 million more iPads were purchased by the education market in the third quarter alone in 2012.