Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education.
I am very interested to hear how educators are using i-Pads in class. I posted to my blog site earlier this evening asking the same question and stated how I am currently using my classroom set of them. Please check it out and leave a comment.
Can any one help with the pros/cons of implementing, (from scratch), Ipads in a school next year vs. waiting for some of the less expensive Droid tablets to catch up.
Let me tell you a story. Last year I envisioned a classroom where I could make a difference to my students. i have a classroom of students with disabilities, most of whom have Autism. My instincts told me that technology could make a difference, but I found pcs or laptops difficult because of they way they were set up ...mostly they face a wall, or with laptops, students are hidden behind them. I then heard about the new…Continue
Whatever your philosophy regarding frontal teaching methods and the uses of Smartboards, there’s no denying two facts:
What if you could create a parallel experience using nothing more than an iPad and a $50 piece of software? One software product with a matching iPad app claims that it…Continue