Exploring the use of iPads and mobile devices in education.
After completing an iPad trial with a year 10 Science class I came to the conclusion that while there are a number of reasonable subject specific apps (particularly for the primary school years), the greatest benefit of the iPad is in the management and organisation of educational life as a teacher or a student. The simple ability to have all of your textbooks on one device is just the beginning. There are many amazing apps such as Goodreader, Evernote, Audio Note, Noterize, Dropbox,…Continue
Added by Nathan on March 4, 2012 at 9:54pm — No Comments
This is an edited version of a post I did on my own blog last month, but I'd love to get some feedback on it. I got 200 views, and no comments. It has some strong opinions but all are views I can defend.
Soon I will post some questions to get feedback about designing and delivering Professional Development for teachers. Thanks.
I have to admit right up front that I am not disinterested in seeing the very positive aspects of teaching…