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ipads in art and design - team The team members from Cyprus University of Technology, Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, are: Dr. Nicos Souleles and Stefania Savva. The team members from University College Falmouth, are: Ben Bull, Hilary Watters and Angela Annesley. Dr Nicos Souleles Dr Nicos Souleles worked in Higher Education in Sydney Australia as Head of the Department of Multimedia Design at KvB Institute of Technology (1995-1999), as Course Leader for the BA in Multimedia Design and Digital Animation at Cumbria Institute of the Arts in England (1999-2008), and Programme Co-ordinator at the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (2009-2011). Stefania Savva Stefania is a PhD student in Museum Studies at the University of Leicester in the UK. Ben Bull Ben is Senior Learning Technologist in the Technology Enhanced Learning team at University College Falmouth. Hilary Watters Hilary is Senior Educational Development Lecturer for the departments of Art and Design at University College Falmouth.
Learn How to Draw - Step by step lessons and videos 10 Apps for Learners Who Struggle with Reading and/or Writing Despite the growing use of multimedia in classrooms, schools remain primarily text oriented. This is a major problem for significant numbers of learners who struggle with text. No matter how capable they may be in other respects, these students are not “academically” oriented in the ways that tend to matter most in the classroom. For many, it’s a processing issue. So, as I’ve explored possibilities with the iPhone and iPad, my most urgent priority has been to discover free and low-cost tools that can be effective in supporting individuals who struggle with text. In this post, I’m sharing 10 free and low-cost apps that may be especially helpful for individuals who find reading and/or writing challenging. TextGrabber for turning paper hard copy into readable PDF Dragon Dictation for easy to use and accurate voice recognition Type on PDF for completing worksheets or tests GoodReader for text to speech on text files vBookz PDF Voice Reader for text to speech in PDF files
Mobile Learning Research | iPad Studies iPad or iFad? Realities of a Paperless Classroom Researcher(s): Abstract: The use of iPad is examined as a tool to move students from the typical technology infused classroom into a truly mobile environment. The advent of iPad has fundamentally changed a teacher’s ability to mobilize the student’s learning environment, freeing them from the linkages typical laptop based computers have on access and interaction with other students. Key Findings: Is a true mobile learning deviceIncreases student engagementEnables collaborative learningAllows potential student productivityAllows potential student efficiencyImproves student technology competencyReduces faculty back end effort iPad or iFad – The reality of a paperless classroom, ACU Connected, Abilene, TX, March 2011, PDF. Joint Bell Labs-ACU Usability Study of a Digital Book Interface Key Findings: See study linked below. ACU Usability Study of a Digital Book Interface, ACU Connected, Abilene, TX, March 2011, PDF. Ryan Gertner, M.S. Key Finding:
How to Design a Beautiful iPad Lesson: This is a beautiful lesson designed and presented by Rob Miller on Scrib. What I really like about this series of activities is that it allows the students or in Rob's case his teachers to articulate their own learning. It is never about a single app. It is the combination of apps that allow the learners to meet the learning outcomes. It is a great example of building a meaningful lesson around a concept and then providing the students with the tools to create content. The other great thing about this lesson is the beautifully designed yet simple instructions built by Rob. I would like to thank Rob for sharing this resource. This series of activities has got me thinking about a whole range of tasks that I now want to design and share with my own students.
guidelines for conducting phenomenographic research 20 Amazing iPad Apps for Educators When one looks at how technology has changed education over the past decade, one can’t help but be blown away by the sheer number of iPad apps for educators that have absolutely flooded the electronic marketplace. There are so many iPad apps for teachers released every month that even the most plugged-in educator would have a difficult time processing and utilizing them all. Luckily, when teachers are looking to learn how to use iPads in the classroom, they need to look no further than TeachHUB magazine and TeachHUB.com -- an educator’s primary go-to resource when researching iPad apps for teachers and iPads in the classroom. Read on to learn about TeachHUB magazine and TeachHUB.com’s updated list of the hottest iPad apps for teachers and iPad apps for education, destined to forever alter your curriculum landscape, organized here by subject. Scroll down for an index of many of TeachHUB's helpful iPads in the classroom app reviews and more of the best usage of iPads in the classroom. Trello
This is a great resource for ideas about teaching art using iPads. I feel that art is important in education, but it is something that I have a hard time fitting into the schedule on top of all the requirements of the units of study, using the iPads in art could be one way to accomplish that. by ampengilley Jun 29