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Examples of Practice: Using iPads and Evernote When Assessing Readers

All K-12 teachers are reading teachers. The school, grade level and content area we work in does not matter. In every classroom, a random group of …

iPads in Primary Lessons

<b>iPads in Primary Lessons – A guest post by Rebecca Stacey</b><p>Before we begin it’s worth bearing in mind that at no point have I ever recommended that a …

What do you want kids to do with technology?

I saw this visual from Bill Ferriter and I just wanted to share it on my blog because I believe in a lot of what it says.<p><i>To see the original image,</i> …

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Los Angeles School District Plans to Rollout iPads to All Its 640,000 Students

Image Source: http://www.larkin.net.au/blog/2013/03/01/vic-ipad-workshops/<p>Wow. More details have come out this week on the massive iPad rollout by the Los Angeles Unified School District. The country’s 2nd largest school district will get free iPads in the hands of 31,000 of its students this …

IPads in the classroom: The right way to use them, demonstrated by a Swiss school.

Touch-screen tablets for young students have become all the rage. Some districts are even buying iPads for every kindergartner, a move sparking both …

Things to Think About - A Free iPad App Built By Students for Students

Things to Think About is a free iPad app that offers 100 writing prompts created by students for students. The prompts were created by 2nd through …

Education Technology Integration – You’re Doing it Wrong

Knowing What NOT to do can be as Valuable as Knowing What TO do Do you want to really get the most out of using technology in your classroom and …

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Is Kindergarten Too Early to Learn to Tweet?

Most of us would agree that the Twitter-verse is more appropriate for the likes of celebrities and politicians than young children. But some …

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The 55 Best Free Education Apps For iPad

Finding apps isn’t difficult. Finding education apps is only a bit more challenging. Finding free education apps is also possible. Finding free …

249 Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking

<b>249 Bloom’s Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Bloom’s Taxonomy’s verbs–also know as power verbs or thinking verbs–are …