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Tag Archives: iPads
Reduce long urls to a click
View this video to see how you can use justpaste.it to reduce a long url to a clickable one. Great for mLearning on phones and tablets. In short: Copy a web link from a website. Go to justpaste.it Write a … Continue reading
Posted in Cloud Computing, elearning tools, iPad, Productivity Tagged eLearning, hyperlink, iPads, justpaste.it, links, phones Leave a comment
iPad – teachers and parents in control
Earlier this month I went to a meeting about the introduction of iPads to my children’s secondary school and was astonished regarding how far iPads have progressed in terms of being more suitable for education. I have taught classes with … Continue reading
Chromebooks vs iPads – the trend is clear. But why?
Having spent some years teaching with iPads, and teaching others to use iPads, I was sceptical as to how useful Chromebooks could really be. When I was asked by my daughter’s school to provide her with a Chromebook, I baulked … Continue reading
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Android and Microsoft best tablets for sharing at schools?
If you are a teacher using a shared set of iPads (or, more to the point, the person who has the job of advocating and troubleshooting such an approach) over a whole school or between some classes, have you asked … Continue reading
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Best Free iPad Presentation Apps
I was asked which apps were best for an iPad multimedia presentation – primarily to assess speaking, but the ability to add text and photos was also desired. The simpler the better. The list got cut down to 3: Book Creator, … Continue reading
Posted in Cloud Computing, elearning tools, iPad, photos Tagged BookCreator, Box.com, cloud, dropbox, Educreation, iPads, presentation, speaking, StoryCreator Leave a comment
How do you share material and collect work in this digital era?
I remember my first day with an iPad in a class. I couldn’t find any decent way of getting the material I wanted to share to my students. I had planned to do it using WebDav but that didn’t work, … Continue reading
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Keep tabs on how your students are performing on their iPads.
You have a class of 20 students and they work at different speeds. You do your best to keep tabs on their performance in an activity, but really, with an average of 2.5 minutes to attend to each student in … Continue reading
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