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The 5 Rules of Storytelling Every Teacher Should Know about

Now that you have such a good curated list of the best storytelling apps and tools how do you go about teaching your students to create good stories? …

LA Unified School District will give each of its 640,000 students iPads by the end of next year

Previously, we covered Apple’s announcement that it had won a large contract to supply iPads to LA Unified School District. The program will equip students across the nation’s second biggest school district with iPads that include the Pearson Common Core System of Courses delivered via a new app as …

iPad Art: Portraits

I’m continually amazed with the incredible art being created on iPads. For years I’ve watched as a growing number of both traditional and ‘digital artists have embraced the Apple tablet as not just one of their tools, but as their primary canvas. I’ll share some great iPad artwork here each …

Middle Earth: Why We Need to Turn Our Map on Its Side

Though he never actually crossed it, the Greek mathematician Pythagoras is sometimes credited with having first conceived of the Equator, calculating …

Learning and Innovation

High school is one of the most challenging stages for a student. He or she goes from being a child enjoying life to a student being prepared for the …

20 random iPad Maths Apps that help cover all areas of curriculum | Mr G Online

Around this time last year, I wrote a post about the lack of engaging Maths apps on the iPad that went beyond “skill and drill” number activities. …

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iPads in Education?

Education

iPad Apps for School

Parts of this post originally appeared on my other blog, FreeTech4Teachers.com. Making animated...<p>Book Creator is a fantastic and popular iPad app …

Education Technology

8 Great iPad Apps for Creating Stop Motion Videos

StopMotion Recorder is toy video camera enable you to make stunning stop motion video like claymation. And you can edit, share movie via Mail, …

Stop Motion

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 vs. iPhone 5

Size<p>Looking at these size differences, it’s hard to believe that both devices serve many of the same purposes. But, as much overlap as there is, …

Samsung Galaxy Note II: what's changed?

It's hard to believe that the word "phablet" has now been in our vocabulary for exactly a year. Perhaps even more difficult to believe is that it's <i>still</i> in our lexicon, but it doesn't look like the term is going anywhere anytime soon. Today, Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note II, a followup to the …

Samsung Might Ditch AMOLED for Galaxy Note III

We know, it’s hard to focus on anything but the Galaxy S IV for the moment, and that situation’s not likely to change until Samsung makes the phone …

SoundHound Updated With A New Tablet Interface, All Hail Big Screens

Nothing brings a smile to my face like the words "Tablet Optimized," and thanks to SoundHound, I'll be walking around with a little grin all day …

Gertrude Jekyll’s 174th birthday! #GoogleDoodle

Evernote’s Android app features an updated interface, new camera features | Ars Technica

Also this week in Android apps: Catch, a new Humble Bundle, and HD Widgets.<p>It’s been quite a week of updates for apps that you may use frequently. …

iPhone 5S to launch June 20, go on sale July, claims report

A report from Japanese Web Site MacFan seems the first to suggest a specific date for the launch of the next iPhone.<p>Apple will unveil its next iPhone on June 20 and kick off sales in July. At least, that's the claim from Japanese Mac enthusiast site MacFan.<p>Marking its 20th anniversary as a …