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10 Seconds At A Time, A Teacher Tries Snapchat To Engage Students

What's the first step of learning?<p>Paying attention.<p>Which may be hard for students to do when they're constantly peeking at their phones. So, as the adage goes: If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.<p>One app that teachers are embracing is Snapchat. That's the one where you send a video or picture, and then …

Teaching

How to Use Augmented Reality To Transform Your Classroom

0<p>SHARES<p>Augmented Reality is changing education. What started out as something that was simply “cool” has become a way to engage learners like never …

Augmented Reality

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Four Options for Creating & Using Rubrics in Google Drive

A good rubric can help students understand what is expected of them and it can help teachers score students’ assignments consistently and …

Education Technology

AppSmash these 2 apps to create endless multimedia possibilities

With just 2 apps students can create books that come to life<p><i>Ed. note: This post is one in a series that will explore how to AppSmash with a core set</i> …

Education Technology

Exploring Graphing with Kindergarten using Google Sheets - Teacher Tech

Use this Google Sheets template with Kindergarteners to explore graphing. Students use physical manipulatives to count and then represent the number …

Ringly’s gorgeous Aries smart bracelet now comes in silver

When it comes to smart jewelry, Ringly is a true pioneer. Its smart rings were among the very first wearables to emerge on the scene that were …

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Notes from the Notes App on your iPad

We all make mistakes, it’s inevitable, especially when it come to our reliance on electronic devices to store and retrieve important documents and data in the Cloud. So what happens after you have spent a whole afternoon taking notes at a convention, for example, only to discover the next day, that …

iPad App of the Week: Copied – Copy and Paste Everywhere

Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week.<p>Our picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every week. Check out all out picks below and you’ll soon …

How to delete unwanted stock apps from your iPad

Let’s be honest, we’ve all got them–those annoying stock apps that we never intend on using that come pre-installed on our iPads. Each of us have our preferred way to deal with them. Some of us seclude them on the last of our Home screen pages, while others cram them all in one folder so you don’t …

(9) of the most useful Safari shortcuts on the iPad

Who doesn’t love a great shortcut? If there’s an easier way to accomplish a task on my iPad or iPhone, I’m all for it. One of the apps I use the most on my iPad is Safari. From browsing the internet, to blogging on iPad Insight, to managing my finances, Safari on the iPad is a workhorse for me. …

How to use iCloud Keychain to generate a password on your iPad

We all know how important password management is these days. It’s bad enough when “evil-doers” are able to break into databases that are built to keep your most private information safe. So there’s no need to give them a head start by using your “favorite” password to sign into all, or the majority …