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If you’re like us, you love the iPad and want to deploy it throughout education. But up until now, there hasn’t really been a handy and easy-to-read guidebook for the basics of iPads in education. So we made one.
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So you've got one or a few iPads that you want to use in the classroom. You could visit the Apple App Store's education section and peruse the many offerings... do some Google searches to figure out what's good... or just use this print-friendly image below to get started!
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With the many different types of technology kids are exposed with today, teachers are trying to keep up in their classrooms. Many teachers have used laptops, iPods, iPads and numerous software applications to keep students engaged in their lessons.
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Popular learning platform Collaborize Classroom has just announced a new iPad app that's further proof that tablets are likely the future of classroom communication.
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The April issue of Edudemic Magazine for iPad is here, combining the Edudemic magic with iPad magic to create an entirely new Edudemic experience.
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Google is a big part of the classroom experience and it would not surprise me to see students wearing Google Glasses so they could have a seamlessly integrated experience where education and technology blend together like never before. But first, what exactly are Google Glasses? We discussed it in the April issue of the Edudemic Magazine.
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If the rumors and screenshots are true, there's a very fun classroom project coming your way... courtesy of Apple. They're working on a way to let anyone create a 3D avatar that looks like it just walked off a Pixar film. It's rumored to become a part of Apple's Game Center but it could have larger uses.
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Do you yearn for the days of doing slideshows in front of your family? Would you gladly pull down the projector screen, throw in some slides and then narrate a story to your family and friends? If so, this giveaway is for you!
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Inspired by the magnificent edu-tweeter @ShellTerrell, I wanted to share a few of the great ways she and her fellow tweeps plan on using the new iPad in the classroom. I love crowdsourcing this kind of information.
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We just hit 10,000 readers of the Edudemic Magazine! After just a couple months, we're so excited to be hitting this milestone. To say thanks, we've got a bigger preview of the March issue and a hint at some exciting news coming out later this month!
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A new visual thesaurus app for the Apple iPad promises to inspire students to discover and explore words, in an inexpensive or free app. In a twist, the app developers have turned to crowd-funding site KickStarter to raise funds to build the app, and then release it for schools, parents, or anyone else to download for free or 99 cents.
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You know how useful it is in the classroom. You know how fun it can be at home. But what about in a life and death situation? The iPad shines even there, thanks to some fabulous apps that current and future nurses as well as doctors can start using now.
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Have you “flipped” yet? My colleagues have this week; it’s PSSA week in Pennsylvania (PSSAs are standardized tests.). That’s not the flipped I meant, however. I meant, have you flipped your classroom yet? Well, if you have or are thinking about it, here are some tools you might want to consider using for those after-hours background knowledge sessions.
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I used to think I was a pretty good reader. In fact, I assumed I was one of the faster readers among my peers. Then I took this test and am ashamed to admit that I'm not as good as I thought.
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If you're a fan of technology, education, and learning... you know about Khan Academy. We cover Sal Khan's incredible work quite frequently but this latest development is pretty big. They're getting ready to release an iPad app!
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Apple's latest announcements are making waves in the education world. This is because education seems to be finally starting to keep up with technology trends and becoming much better at adopting and implementing new tech into the classroom. It's a good thing.