Garfield County MLK Training: iPad Apps for PBL & Productivity
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Garfield County MLK Training: iPad Apps for PBL & ProductivityClint StephensSouthwest Educational Development CenterPermalink: http://goo.gl/3hjTnclint@sedck12.org | (435) 590-8149http://sedcclint.com - iPad or GCSD tag
Keeping Up-To-DateFlipboard - a fast, beautiful way to flip through Twitter, the news, photos, Google Reader, Flickr - whatever RSS feed you give it
Zite - a free personalized magazine for your iPad that automatically learns what you like and gets smarter every time you use it. Zite delivers all the great news, articles, blogs, and videos you want and helps you discover new stuff that you'll love.
Zite - What is it?Zite now knows about 40,000 different topics These new topics will allow you to drill even deeper into your interests and give Zite even more feedback about what you like and dont like.Your Top Stories gives you more of what you love weve expanded the number of articles in Your Top Stories and also brought in more articles from the topics you like. As always, using Zite more will help us to get even smarter about what you prefer. The Smorg is our internal name for Your Top Stories, because we were inspired by the vast variety and constant surprise that you find on a Smrgsbord.Thumb articles up or down from a section pull an article up to give it a thumbs-up or down to give it a thumbs-down.
Project Based Learning on the iPadThe iPad is good for consuming information, but are you looking to make your own media projects? Like to have your students create for a world wide audience? There are some amazing apps for thisCreate Kahn Academy-style instructional screencasts with Educreations or Explain Everything
Response SystemsSocrative - http://www.socrative.com/Web-based platform that makes all sorts of voting, formative assessment, surveys and feedback simple and fastiOS and Android apps available, but it runs on any web-enabled device - no app requiredFREE!Lets give it a try...
Response SystemsPlease head to:
Enter My Room Number: sedc
Response SystemsExample:Pre-Built QuizCan be either student or teacher pacedResults are collected and tabulated with an Excel or Google SpreadsheetResults can also be emailed back to teacher
Response SystemsExample:Quick Multiple ChoiceInstructor asks question verbally or on slideUTIPS quizzes!Students respond on device/laptop Responses go to Socrative
Response SystemsHow comfortable are you with using the iPad for productivity?Very ComfortableSomewhat ComfortableI'm comfortable with the basics, but I would like to know moreI can check email, but thats about itHow do you turn this thing on?
Response SystemsOpen Response:
What would you like to be able to do with your iPad that you don't know how to do now?
Finding Educational Apps?Apps4Edu - UEN Resource to find apps by Utah core, subject, grade level, device, price...60 Apps in 60 Minutes - Presentation for UCET 2012Kearns HS iPod Touch Project WikiiEducation Apps Review
What questionsdo you still have?
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