3 iPad Apps You May Not Know About for Demonstrating Learning

3 iPad Apps You May Not Know About for Demonstrating Learning

While there are so many iPad apps that deliver content, I think the one of the best uses for technology in education is to make something with what you're learning. This might include producing a video, authoring a digital book, recording a puppet show, creating a college, narrating a slideshow, designing a comic book, or somehow making your own media and study aids.

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Get a Free Copy of My New iPad App, Stick Around!

Get a Free Copy of My New iPad App, Stick Around!

If you haven’t heard, my educational iPad app, Stick Around, is now available in the App Store! I worked with MorrisCooke  the design studio behind Explain Everything to make an app I wish I had when I was a classroom teacher. Stick Around invites teachers and students to design, play, and share their own sorting, matching, and labeling puzzles. Watch the 99 second preview video to get a taste of what Stick Around can do.

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What I Bought in 2013

What I Bought in 2013

It is time for my yearly post about the technology I've purchased during the past year. You can view my previous posts for 201220112010, and 2009  Since I make presentations and facilitate workshops about all sorts of different technologies, I try to get my hands on devices and gadgets that I think might be helpful to teachers. Some of these items I highly recommend. Others are ones I wish I didn’t waste my money on. Some things are stupidly expensive while a few are pretty cheap.

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