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iTunes U on the App Store

iTunes U on the App Store
Description iTunes U provides everything an instructor needs to bring their classroom together on iPad—build lessons with apps and your own materials, collect and grade assignments from students, discuss one-on-one or in groups, and annotate PDF assignments. iTunes U is also still the place where anyone with an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch can learn from the world’s largest collection of free education content—including public courses and collections from leading schools, universities, museums, and cultural institutions. For Students:• See your assignments and instructor updates in one place, and check off assignments as you complete them• Submit your work from any Apple creativity app, dozens of third-party apps, or as annotated PDFs for private courses• Ask instructors questions or have them review your work outside of class time with one-to-one discussions• Start or join in on group discussions with the whole class• See your graded results for all past assignments ...More Customer Reviews

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VideoScribe Skip to main content VideoScribe Anywhere The magic is mobile Watch the demoPlay video Download on the App Store Whiteboard videos are captivating, fun and memorable. ELC 012: Content Curation For Learning Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Subscribe: iTunes | Android Subscribe or rate in iTunes. An effective content curator pays attention to the big picture to watch patterns and trends. He or she also focuses on the small details to satisfy the needs of the audience. Gaining competence in content curation is a Learning and Development skill for the 21st century.

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