iThink I need iPads in the classroom

Sure they’re bright and shiny, but are they really learning devices? We’ll take a close look at how exactly these technologies are being leveraged in the classroom and what the best Apps are for educational purposes. We’ll also explore some creative ways that you can fund your own i-initiative!

Classrooms also share resources. Learn from these people; don’t reinvent the wheel. The iPad is the perfect device for early childhood. It’s easy and intuitive and children gravitate to it. And then it’s just the right size–just right to frame your own face. And it’s inherently social, more than tablets and laptops. Ease of use is phenomenal, but battery life–10 hours–makes it the best device for school use. No need to find a laptop cart or a charger for a 1:1 initiative. 10 hours makes it through a school day, even if you begin early. Students and teachers put iPads to good use; both love to show and tell educational apps.

According to Steve Dembo, and he has listed several websites that help you make better use of your iPads in the classroom read more here http://paper.li/IEBE_uk

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About Pak Liam

Living, teaching and traveling in Asia.
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