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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Interactive Visual Featuring 6 Tasks You Can Easily Do Using iPad

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Interactive Visual Featuring 6 Tasks You Can Easily Do Using iPad
June , 2014 This is an interactive image (created using Thinglink) that features a bunch of useful iPad apps that you can use to do tasks that you would traditionally do using a pen and paper. I really liked the idea of providing alternatives to do things digitally. For instance, instead of taking notes in a notebook or on paper you can use Evernote or any other note taking app to do it on iPad. The good thing about doing things digitally is that you have the added advantage of accessing, editing, and sharing your work across different devices and platforms and also saving it on the cloud to access it anytime anywhere anywhere you go. As is the case with the all the interactive Thinglink images I shared here in the past, the app icons shared here are hyperlinked, just hover your mouse over any of them to access it on the iTunes app store. Source: Apple A Day Related:  Collecte Equipement maternelleiPad

Les tablettes tactiles : des expérimentations encourageantes L’évolution du numérique nous amène à supposer que les nouvelles technologies offrent un réel potentiel de réussite scolaire en gardant à l’esprit que c’est surtout la manière dont elles sont utilisées par l’enseignant qui importe. En somme, à adopter une posture d’enseignants technoréfléchis [1]. Utiliser la tablette en classe ouvre de multiples possibilités Initialement, la tablette était utilisée comme outil de lecture ou de consultation en ligne via des sites ou des liens hypertextes. Au-delà de ses fonctions premières, la tablette offre des applications photos, vidéo, audio et graphiques simples et rapides d’utilisation. Pour les enseignants qui souhaitent utiliser la tablette, il existe déjà plusieurs portails de ressources disponibles. Expérimenter la tablette en classe : des retours encourageants Les retours des enseignants sur ces pratiques montrent que les dispositifs mobiles sont avant tout des outils qui permettent aux élèves de travailler selon leurs besoins, à leur rythme.

Free Collaborative Video Creation with iPads This is a guest post from Greg Kulowiec of EdTechTeacher.org, an advertiser on Free Technology for Teachers. Publishing student video that is created with iPads can be a challenging process, especially with younger students. Even schools that are Google Apps typically decide to turn off YouTube uploads to the student accounts. However, with the use of a handful of free applications, students can create video content on iPad, share their creation with a teacher, and then have the teacher upload to their YouTube channel or a class YouTube channel. For the creation process, students can use any video creation app that allows the final product to be exported to the camera roll. Once the content is in Google Drive, a teacher can access the student created video through the Google Drive app on their iPad. The video will now be ready for upload to the teacher’s or class YouTube channel.

20+ Tools to Create Your Own Infographics A picture is worth a thousand words – based on this, infographics would carry hundreds of thousands of words, yet if you let a reader choose between a full-length 1000-word article and an infographic that needs a few scroll-downs, they’d probably prefer absorbing information straight from the infographic. What’s not to like? Colored charts and illustrations deliver connections better than tables and figures and as users spend time looking back and forth the full infographic, they stay on the site longer. Plus, readers who like what they see are more likely to share visual guides more than articles. While not everyone can make infographics from scratch, there are tools available on the Web that will help you create your very own infographics. In this article, we’re listing more than 20 such options to help you get your messages across to your readers, visually. Read Also: The Infographic Revolution: Where Do We Go From Here? What About Me? “What About Me?” Vizualize.me Piktochart easel.ly

Law Related Education Civics Resource Guide | NCSC.org Law-related education equips the public with knowledge and skills pertaining to the legal system and improves the public’s perception of courts by teaching how the legal and political systems function with and for the people. With the goal of creating informed citizens who understand the legal system, law-related education programs teach objective facts, both through teaching students to reason and grapple with realistic problems, as well as breaking down stereotyped symbols of authorities. Links to related online resources are listed below. Non-digitized publications may be borrowed from the NCSC Library; call numbers are provided. Featured Links Justice Case Files 4: The Case of the Broken Controller. Justice Case Files 3: Case of Jury Duty. Civics Education Resource Guide. (2013). This resource guide information was gathered by researching state court web sites and other justice system-related organizations’ web sites. General ABA Division for Public Education. Elizabeth R. iCivics.

Les tablettes tactiles, des outils facilitateurs de contenus pour une éducation efficiente à la culture numérique 1 Share Share Tweet Email Problématique pédagogique : Les tablettes tactiles ont de nombreux avantages qui incitent les professeurs comme les élèves à redéfinir leur création de contenu dans et en dehors de la classe. Il convient donc de s’interroger sur les possibilités offertes par cet outil, dont la nature même modifie la position structurelle des acteurs de la classe. En quoi le nomadisme des tablettes permet-il aux élèves et aux professeurs de mieux s’interroger sur les processus de création ainsi que sur la réception de leurs productions ? Pour le professeur, en quoi les tablettes permettent-elles de renouveler les supports afin de construire un cours qui rende les élèves acteurs et auteurs ? Enfin, en quoi la mobilité des tablettes est-elle un atout pour éduquer les futurs citoyens aux médias en utilisant des formats de création (vidéos par exemple) qui peuvent devenir des objets de consommation? Apport du numérique ou présentation de la techno utilisée : lu : 3809 fois

7 Fabulous iPad Apps to Create Short Animated Lessons for Your Flipped Classroom Today, however, I am sharing with you a set of some wonderful apps that you can use to create short video lessons and tutorials to share with your students. You can also use them to : Easily explain a range of topics from math to chemistry to music theory to basket weaving.Attach a personal message to any travel photos you want to shareDiagram offensive and defensive strategies for sportsGrade student work with commentary explaining the reasoning behind their performanceImplement a “flipped classroom” Showcase your tutorials online and share your knowledge with your students, friends, family, or the world! I have meticulously handpicked the apps mentioned below and only included what I personally see as the best available out there. 1- Educreations This is my favourite of them all. 2- ShowMe ShowMe is similar to Educreations in that it also allows you to turn your iPad into a recordable iPad. 3- DoodleCast Pro 4- Explain Everything 5- Board Cam Pro 7- Knowmia

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a little bit easier and more fun for all involved. Yet as with anything related to technology, new tools are hitting the market constantly and older ones rising to prominence, broadening their scope, or just adding new features that make them better matches for education, which can make it hard to keep up with the newest and most useful tools even for the most tech-savvy teachers. Here, we’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom. Social Learning These tools use the power of social media to help students learn and teachers connect. Learning Lesson Planning and Tools Useful Tools

Category:Disambiguation pages Disambiguation in Wikipedia is the process of resolving the conflicts that occur when articles about two or more different topics could have the same "natural" page title. This category contains disambiguation pages: non-article pages containing links to other Wikipedia articles and disambiguation pages. Disambiguation pages are added to Category:Disambiguation pages by placing the {{Disambiguation}} template on the page itself. Other templates are available that place articles in more specific disambiguation subcategories. Notes Do not add articles to these sub-categories or create additional sub-categories until you read Manual of Style (disambiguation pages)—most of the sub-categories do not comply with the MOS and will be removed.Links to disambiguation pages other than from the top of articles are usually mistakes. Lists of disambiguation pages: Disambiguation pages can include links to Wiktionary, using {{wiktionary}}. Subcategories Pages in category "Disambiguation pages"

La tablette en maternelle : synthèse d’une expérimentation en France L’Académie Orléans-Tours a étudié en 2012-2013 des projets pédagogiques vécus dans ses écoles intégrant des tablettes. Son rapport, « Enseigner avec une tablette au primaire », fait état des expériences et des conclusions et peut être consulté en ligne. On y retrouve plusieurs observations intéressantes. Parmi les effets positifs retenus, on note que la tablette est un outil qui aide l’enseignant du préscolaire (maternelle - petite, moyenne et grande section) à médiatiser son enseignement. En effet, elle constitue à la fois « une banque d’images, un appareil photo, un laboratoire de langue ». À l’encontre de l’approche préconisée au Québec, on indique dans ce rapport qu’« il est primordial que l’enseignant puisse trouver "l’application" qui répondra le plus à ses besoins ». Parmi les défis, on compte le temps nécessaire pour la création des contenus et activités dans cette optique, mais on ajoute que le tout sera idéalement réutilisable d’année en année. Par Audrey Miller, Infobourg.com

Managing iPad Videos in Schools- Visual Guide for Teachers July 24, 2014 "Managing iPad YouTube in Schools" is a visual guide created by iPadWells from iPad4Schools. In this guide iPadWells walks teachers through the process they use in their school to create, share and teach using videos. YouTube is the principal video hosting used in this guide. The major apps used in this guide are: YouTube, iMovie, Camera, Explain Everything, Photos, and Google Plus.

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