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John Pearce

esu3ipads - home - 3 views

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    From Educational Service Unit #3 in Omaha, Nebraska, this wikispace contains numerous tips on getting started, synching and other aspects associated with using iPads as well as listings of apps under curriculum areas.
John Pearce

iPads in Education - 7 views

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    This site is "concerned with using Apple's iPad for teaching and learning. Although this is based in the UK, the site's content will reflect practice from other counties and contexts in order to explore and learn from a wide field." Of particular interest is the iPad vs netbooks page.
John Pearce

iPad4Edu - 3 views

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    "Welcome to iPad4Edu A place to ask questions about using the iPad in education. We take a broad definition of 'education' to include early years, school, further/higher and adult and continuing education."
Rhondda Powling

100 Inspiring Ways to Use Social Media In the Classroom | Online Universities - 3 views

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    "Social media may have started out as a fun way to connect with friends, but it has evolved to become a powerful tool for education and business. Sites such as Facebook and Twitter and tools such as Skype are connecting students to learning opportunities in new and exciting ways. Whether you teach an elementary class, a traditional college class, or at an online university, you will find inspirational ways to incorporate social media in your classroom with this list."
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    A variety of uses for social media, linked to real examples by educators in the classroom.
John Pearce

Creative Commons: What every Educator needs to know - 19 views

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    A very appealing introduction to the concept of Creative Commons suitable for students as well as teachers.
John Pearce

Recommended iPod Apps (Grade Levels & Subjects) Escondido Union School District - iRead... - 6 views

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    Another quite extensive list of iPod/iPhone apps from the Escondido Union School District.
John Pearce

Education Twitter People and Lists on Listorious - 3 views

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    "Listorious makes it easy to find who matters on any topic with the best Twitter people search on the web." This is a site where you can find who or which list is hot in education in Twitter at the moment.
John Pearce

Google Tools for Schools - Home (Google Tools for Schools) - 11 views

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    This Google site, (what else :), from Jennifer Dorman, a Google Certified Teacher is designed as a clearinghouse of Google resources to support her Google Boot Camp workshops. It is so far the most comprehensive Google resource I have seen.
John Pearce

The Ultimate Google Wave Guide for Students: 100 Tips, Tools, and Tricks - Online Degre... - 2 views

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    Another set of links from OnlineDegreePrograms.org, this one deals with Google Wave. It deals with the basics through Communication and Collaboration, Shortcuts, Management and Customization, to Applications and Extensions. Definitely a set of links to check through even though the surge of the wave seems to have subsided a little.
John Pearce

12 Expert Twitter Tips for the Classroom: Social Networking Classroom Activities That E... - 7 views

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    A dozen activities are presented for using an online education technology tool to engage students in classroom activities to develop a better understanding of concepts.
John Pearce

GROWING UP DIGITAL - 8 views

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    The content and technology are continually changing. This article reminds us that learners are also changing. For the past decade, faculty who won awards for teaching expressed concern that they could no longer hold the attention of their students. John Seely Brown, Chief Scientist at Xerox and director of its Palo Alto Research Center, hired 15 year olds to design future work environments and learning environments. He observed that the students did not conform to the traditional image of learners as permissive sponges. It requires us to rethink and redesign education for the Digital Age.
Wayne Eglinton

Wallwisher.com :: Words that stick - 6 views

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    online notice board for making announcements, notes etc.
John Pearce

100 Must-Read Blog Posts on the Future of Learning | Online School - 5 views

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    This is a great collection of blog posts, references, reports, prognostications, (100 in total) speculating on the future of learning and education. I've read a couple but now have a real task ahead of me to take in the rest, wish me luck.
John Pearce

99 Awesome Firefox Add-ons for Educators - Online Courses - 5 views

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    This is a great list of add-ons for use with the Firefox browser. I have a number of them installed in my browser and for me are the primary reason for choosing Firefox as my primary browser. Video Downloader and Last Pass are two of my faves.
John Pearce

IEAR - I Education Apps Review for the IPhone and ITouch - 7 views

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    The I Education Apps Review Ning is all about working with iTouches, iPods and iPhones in education. It contains sections related to the use of these tools as well as regular reviews of applications. There are the usual forums and special interest groups within the Ning as well as links to an associated Wikispace and podcast.
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    The I Education Apps Review Ning is all about working with iTouches, iPods and iPhones in education. It contains sections related to the use of these tools as well as regular reviews of applications. There are the usual forums and special interest groups within the Ning as well as links to an associated Wikispace and podcast.
John Pearce

iPhone/iPod Apps for K-12 - 0 views

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    These pages include links to a range of free or almost free iphon/ipod touch apps that may be of interest to K-12 teachers and students. The list is ordered under a range of headings including Language Arts, Science as well as Utilities for Teaching/Learning.
John Pearce

School 2.0 - Home - 0 views

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    "The School 2.0 eToolkit is designed to help schools, districts and communities develop a common education vision for the future and to explore how that vision can be supported by technology." The site contains a range of resources including the Learning Ecosystem Map that is accessible in both an interactive form as well as a poster. The map is a work in progress that you can create an account to add to. The site also has a range of other tool and toolkits that school administrators and technology and other co-ordinators can use to develop their own understanding of School 2.0.
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