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iPad in education
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iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
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iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
iPad in education
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iPad in education

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Why the iPad has the potential to transform education as an assistive technology.

Why the iPad has the potential to transform education as an assistive technology.

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    • 1. The iPad as an Assistive Technology
    • 2. What is an iPad?
    • 3. The iPad as a book-sized, touch screen computing device.
    • 4. This 1.5 pound device has a surface that is a single piece of multi-touch glass with only one physical button.
    • 5. built-in built-in microphone speakers on top on bottom
    • 6. Built-in Audio Input and Output built-in built-in microphone speakers on top on bottom
    • 7. The iPad battery can run an entire school day of use on a single charge.
    • 8. Why the iPad?
    • 9. VS
    • 10. The iPad can: ‣ play movies ‣ display images ‣ browse the web ‣ run “apps”
    • 11. Small in size, inexpensive, and powerful, the iPad is a perfect classroom companion.
    • 12. Assistive Technology... Why the iPad?
    • 13. The iPad and Educational Goals
    • 14. communicating exploring convincing manipulating observing calculating The iPad and expressing watching analyzing Educational inferring experiencing Goals reading writing researching predicting debating listening synthesizing formulating creating
    • 15. System-wide Accessibility Features ‣ Playback of closed-captioned content   ‣ VoiceOver screen reader   ‣ Full-screen zoom magni cation   ‣ White on Black   ‣ Mono Audio
    • 16. iPad for All “iPad comes with a screen reader, support for playback of closed-captioned content, and other innovative universal access features — right out of the box. There’s no additional software to buy or install. These features make iPad easier to use for students who have a vision impairment, are deaf or hard of hearing, or have a physical or learning disability.”
    • 17. iBooks ‣ Easily control the font size, font- family, and brightness
    • 18. iBooks ‣ Easily ip pages with a simple tap or swipe of the nger
    • 19. iBooks ‣ Store hundreds of books on hand without lifting a nger
    • 20. The Web ‣ Change font size and brightness with the touch of a button
    • 21. The Web ‣ Pinch to zoom makes text readable for all
    • 22. Apps ‣ Thousands of inexpensive or free apps are available through the iTunes store
    • 23. Apps ‣ Games are a great way to motivate students to study and practice
    • 24. Dozens of third-party stands are available to make holding and using the iPad easier
    • 25. Classroom Implementation Ideas...
    • 26. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages
    • 27. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote
    • 28. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web
    • 29. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web ‣ Create artwork using Sketch-up
    • 30. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web ‣ Create artwork using Sketch-up ‣ Explore the night sky using StarWalk
    • 31. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web ‣ Create artwork using Sketch-up ‣ Explore the night sky using StarWalk ‣ Take quizzes using eClicker
    • 32. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web ‣ Create artwork using Sketch-up ‣ Explore the night sky using StarWalk ‣ Take quizzes using eClicker ‣ Read books using iBooks
    • 33. Classroom Implementation Ideas... ‣ Write and edit essays using Pages ‣ Create and share presentations using Keynote ‣ Gather research by searching the web ‣ Create artwork using Sketch-up ‣ Explore the night sky using StarWalk ‣ Take quizzes using eClicker ‣ Read books using iBooks ‣ Learn to read music using the TabToolKit
    • 34. Free teacher training videos are available online at apple.com/education/resources/
    • 35. Additional resources are available on the Apple web site.
    • 36. ...from the Wired Educator (wirededucator.wordpress.com/)
    • 37. ...from the Wired Educator (wirededucator.wordpress.com/) “When I passed my iPad around the room there was absolutely no instruction needed. Every student just knew how to use it. Every app opens flawlessly and fast...It’s “ON” instantly, and the apps open just as fast. No waiting. There is also no saving. When you leave and application everything is automatically saved. I love the simplicity and speed. It’s fast!”
    • 38. The iPad is made by Apple, Inc.
    • 39. iPad pricing begins at $499.00 (discounts for class sets are available)
    • 40. Please visit apple.com/education/ipad/ to learn more about using the iPad in education.

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