Linda Miller

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Photoshop CS6 Tutorial: How to Make an Editable TEXT Portrait from a Photo.

The Basics of Blended Instruction - Educational Leadership

My school is going through the process of adopting the Common Core, and there is a tremendous push to create student-driven classrooms using …

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Brings Awesomeness to your presentations

<b>I know we just met, PowToon, but I think I am in love.</b><p>Finally, a presentation tool that incorporates an intuitive user interface, super cool comic …

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Spreeder CX

Speed Read 46 Different File & E-Book Formats<p>Spreeder’s advanced technology can effortlessly and accurately import 46 different file and e-book …

Screen mirror Android, iOS Chrome OS to a bigger screen | Reflector 3

Mirror your phone, tablet or computer to the big screen without wires or complicated setups. Present, teach or entertain from the palm of your hand. …

The Most Advanced AirPlay, Miracast and Google Cast receiver for Mac, PC and Xbox One.

AirServer Universal turns your Windows PC into a universal mirroring receiver, allowing you to mirror your device's display using the built-in …

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Top ten tips for using technology in the classroom

Partnership for 21st Century Learning"

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Building knowledge: constructivism in learning

Big Thinkers: James Paul Gee on Grading with Games

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Augmented Reality that’s “Real” and Focused on Learning | Silvia Tolisano

<b>Step 1:</b> Take a picture of the real object for your Trigger Image<p>Tip:<p>If the trigger image is not detailed enough it will generate an error.<br>• Crop the …

Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement

OK…so let me clarify that title. I honestly think textbooks are on their way out…or at least I hope they are. Really it should read “Flipboard as …

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Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 1

In the past, coding was a pretty niche affair, those of us with our Acorns, Spectrums and Commodore 64s experimenting with lines and lines of code. I remember as an 8 year old, spending ages typing out lines of code on my beige Acorn Electron to draw….a line on the screen. To add insult to injury …

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Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 2

This is Part 2 of my rundown on <b>Coding with Your Kids on an iPad</b>. Part 1 highlighted iPad apps that teach younger children the concepts behind programming. The following apps take these concepts further and introduce different elements to learning how to code. These apps are suitable for children …

Apps

5 iPad Apps for the Productive 21st Century Student

When I was at school, I struggled badly with random, un-filed bits of paper, leaky ink cartridges in my Parker Pen and terrible hand writing (as well as chronic laziness and an addiction to Cricket). I’m sure this approach to my organisation affected my school work. If I would have grown up in the …

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Essential Education Apps for iPad: A High Schooler’s Take

Every so often there’s a revolution in education. The iPad and the boundless possibilities it brings with it are one of those revolutions.<p>Whether you’re an iPad aficionado or simply a recreational user, the iPad has the power to make your life easier. Regardless of age or specialization, these are …

Apps

Notable New iPad Apps: Disney Movies Anywhere

<b>Disney Movies Anywhere</b> is a new iPad app that lets you buy and stream movies from Disney, Pixar, and Marvel on the iPad. It’s a companion app to Disney’s new online service and offers a large catalog of films from the three studios.<p>Here are some of the app’s notable features:<p><i>•Watch your Disney,</i> …

Apps

How To: Use Private Browsing on the iPad

Private browsing is a very useful feature for the Safari browser app on the iPad and iOS. In private browsing mode your browsing history is not recorded. So, for example, if you’re secretly browsing around for a perfect birthday gift for your partner (who shares your iPad) and you don’t want them …

iPad App of the Week: Tynker, Teaching Children to Program the Fun Way

Years ago, this phrase was thrown around a lot in tech circles: ‘<i>The applications make the platform’</i>. In the case of the iPad I don’t know that apps entirely ‘make the tablet’ – but great iPad apps are definitely a huge factor in making it such a game-changing device.<p>Great apps, and unique apps …

Apps

Siri Improved with ‘Manual Control’ in iOS 7.1

A couple days after the release of iOS 7.1 we’re starting to learn more about some of the improvements in the latest version of the iPad’s operating system.<p>One of these is a new ‘Manual Control’ method when using Siri – which is said to lead to faster and more accurate results when using it. This …

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The Winston Show: An Interactive TV Show and App Created Exclusively for the iPad

The New York Times’ Molly Wood has a great article up on an iPad exclusive app called <b>The Winston Show</b> – which she describes as <i>the interactive future of tablet-based television</i>.<p>The Winston Show is an example of the innovative new content types that are possible when a TV is also a hand-held …

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Axel’s Chain Reaction Storybook App for the iPad

<b>Axel’s Chain Reaction</b> by Laura Allison Pomenta Badolato blew me away with its features, and it’s no surprise why. According to the iTunes Preview, the storybook app has won several awards such as The Parent’s Choice Golden Award and the App Circus Online Competition, and it is recommended by the …

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