Skip to main content

Home/ Literacy with ICT/ Group items tagged ipad

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Phil Taylor

Apps in Education: My E-Textbook Manifesto: - 8 views

  • As educators what do we want from e-textbooks?
  • need to be visually stunning
  • e-textbooks need to have an inherent interactivity that engages
  • ...8 more annotations...
  • should be a fascinating read
  • e-Textbooks that are constantly update
  • able to change the variables so that the effects are changed accordingly
  • non-linear interactive media that allows the students the freedom to negotiate their own learning activities
  • visuals that can be dismantled in order to focus on one aspect
  • Can we monitor a students progress?
  • E-Textbooks are a tool, a tool that in the hands of good teachers and motivated students would produce some absolutely special results. E-Textbooks are only part of the solution. What we need is a situation where student buy-in to their own education. This is where you really see student engagement. 
  • What I really think is this! I think this is the most exciting time in history to be involved in education
John Evans

Want to create stop-motion films? We made an app for that! | NFB.ca blog - 2 views

  •  
    "Pixstop is available on iTunes. The app is free in Canada; $2,99 elsewhere."
Phil Taylor

Nik's QuickShout: Could Doceri be the IWB killer? - 0 views

  • The app software doesn’t come with as many fancy tools and library objects as an IWB
John Evans

educreations teacherswithapps - 3 views

  •  
    "Educreations Interactive Whiteboard by Educreations, Inc is an INCREDIBLE, yes that's right - incredible app. This newly released app comes with the huge bonus of being FREE! "
John Evans

Top Ten Lessons from an iPad Roll Out - Change Course Blog - 14 views

  •  
    "Thanks to all who attended my presentation at the ESD on January 11th. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions about managing an iPad roll out in your district. You can find links to various resources below."
John Evans

Five Common iPad App Questions Answered - 12 views

  •  
    "As I am working with school districts and parents, several iPad questions come up routinely. How do I find apps for education? How will I know it the app is a "good" app? How do I use the app after it's loaded? Can I track my student's progress? Where can I learn more about apps for students with special needs? "
John Evans

Apps in Education: Cool Games on the iPad for Learning Maths - 7 views

  •  
    "Maths is one of the most fundamental skills that any child needs to succeed at school and life in general. Make the learning less of a chore by implementing gaming elements into the learning process. Lots of kids chose to play these games even knowing that they are maths based. That says something about the concept on which these types of games have been developed. See if any might be suitable for your class or perhaps just for one or two struggling students."
John Evans

Free Technology for Teachers: My IEP Meeting - An App for IEP Meetings - 4 views

  •  
    "My IEP is a free iPhone and iPad app designed to help parents and guardians to gather and organize information before, during, and after IEP meetings. ( IEP = Individualized Education Program. )
Phil Taylor

Evernote in Education | Evernote Corporation - 5 views

  • Evernote allows users to easily capture information in any environment, using the computers and phones they find most convenient, and makes this information accessible and searchable at any time, from anywhere. Evernote is a great tool for teachers and students alike to keep a lifetime of learning at their fingertips.
John Evans

Apps in Education: Go Back in Time with 12 World History Apps - 1 views

  •  
    "History is one of those subjects where it is easy to get your students engaged once they have connected with the narrative. Here are a couple of Apps that will help your students jump right into the era that you are studying. Obviously we can't cover every area of historical study but these apps give you an idea of some of the tools available on the iPad."
« First ‹ Previous 1501 - 1520 of 2525 Next › Last »
Showing 20 items per page