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  1. 1. iPads in Education Dr. Douglas Harvey Richard Stockton College 1
  2. 2. What We Will Do Today• 9:30 - 10:15 AM Getting to Know the iPad• 10:15 - 10:25 AM Break• 10:25 - 11:45 AM Apps, Apps & More Apps• 11:45 - 1:00 PM Lunch• 1:00 - 2:00 PM Scavenger Hunt Activity• 2:00 - 2:45 PM App Compare• 2:45 - 3:00 PM Wrap Up 2
  3. 3. The iPad 1, 2 & 3• What is this thing & what is it good for in the classroom?• Sources: • Teachers • PadCamp http://tinyurl.com/iDeasform - to share your iDeas! 3
  4. 4. The Basics• Touchscreen display & interface• Apps = software• Built in audio (all models) and camera (iPad 2 or 3 only)• On-device storage (plus cloud storage access)• WiFi access http://ipadinsight.com/category/ipad-basics 4
  5. 5. The Tricks• Multi-tasking• Folders• Turning off running apps• Connecting a keyboard• Screenshots• AirPlayhttp://www.techradar.com/news/computing/apple/50-really-useful-ipad-tips-and-tricks-688556 5
  6. 6. Creation Tools• Still Camera• Video Camera• Audio Recording http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ux_M8GOzE0 http://appadvice.com/appguides/show/take-better-photos-with-ipad-or-ipod 6
  7. 7. Deployment• Schools are using iPads as: • Teacher- only • A few individual devices • Carts with multiple iPads• Support issues with: • App syncing • App pricing • Networking - including filtering http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/7-ways-ipad-students-excel-school/ 7
  8. 8. Pros and Cons for Education• Pros: • Cons: • Portability • Cost to replace if lost or stolen • Cost (compared to • Consumer product computers) - both for hardware and software • Complications of deployment - accounting • Touch screen interface for app purchases, management, networking • Combines many tools and filtering (camera, audio, Web) in one device • No Flash support http://www.williamstites.net/2011/01/10/the-ipad-in-education-and-the-questions/ 8
  9. 9. Projecting• iPad 1 only allows showing of video, playing sounds, or app content if designed for projecting via a VGA adaptor• iPad 2 and 3 can use the VGA adaptor but better can be mirrored using either AppleTV (needs an HDMI-ready projector) or via a Mac desktop or laptop computer using a wireless/ AirPlay app like Reflection, Air Server or Splashtophttp://fishingforedtech.com/2012/03/25/airplay-in-the-classroom-projecting-your-ipad-display/ 9
  10. 10. Affordance affordance ~ to describe a potential for action, the perceived capacity of an objectWhat are the capacities of the iPad for education? 10
  11. 11. Visual Thinking Apps that provide visualinformation in the form of videos, pictures and/or diagrams Show Me Comic Life Popplet 11
  12. 12. Information Gathering Apps that support finding,organizing, and sharing information. Wikihood Tour Wrist Qwiki Discover 12
  13. 13. CreativityApps that allow you to learn about an art form, hone artistic skills or even make works of art. Storyrobe or Story Kit Puppet Pals Virtuoso Trackpad Magic 13
  14. 14. Guided Practice Apps that provide skillspractice and learner self-pacing ABC Tracer Screen Chomp Super 7 MathBoard 14
  15. 15. Content RepositoryApps that provide content - specific knowledge with easy access. Science 360 Our ChoiceWorld Atlas by National Geographic Leafsnap 15
  16. 16. Productivity Apps for taking notes, creatingbibliographies, or for audio recording of thoughts or what is said in class. EasyBib QuickVoice Notes Plus Evernote 16
  17. 17. Combinations Apps that provide powerfulcombinations of affordances, as well as take advantage of the iPad’s native features. Elements eClicker Star Walk 17
  18. 18. GreatResources for New iDeas A model lesson plan athttp://www.scribd.com/doc/52812881/IPAD-Lesson iPad Lessons Web Site http://www.scoop.it/t/ipad-lessons Kathy Schrockhttp://www.schrockguide.net/ipads-in-the-classroom.html 18
  19. 19. Compare Apps The iPad may be thought of as a tool that brings together othertools, or as a completely new tool,depending upon the uses it affords you. App Comparisons:In pairs find two apps that do cover the same content or do the same thing and compare them for us 19
  20. 20. Lists of Education AppsApps4Kids - http://www.apps4kids.net/250 Best iPad Apps: Education - http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/mobile-app-reviews/8542761/250-best-iPad-apps-education.htmlhttp://www.apple.com/education/apps/http://www.edutopia.org/groups/technology-integration-high-school/38730http://www.teachhub.com/20-amazing-ipad-apps-educatorshttp://www.emergingedtech.com/2011/03/10-excellent-ipad-applications-for-teachers/http://www.edgalaxy.com/journal/2010/4/5/top-5-ipad-apps-for-educators.htmlhttp://imaginationsoup.net/2011/04/10-best-educational-ipad-apps-for-elementary-kids/http://www.iear.org/http://www.pcworld.idg.com.au/slideshow/368859/best_ipad_apps_education/?image=3http://www.iste.org/connect/iste-connects/blog-detail/10-04-12/iPad_Apps_for_Education.aspx 20
  21. 21. Scavenger Hunt Tools Needed: Stockton iPad with: map of campus, aScavenger Hunt digital camera app, and a QR code reader; and StoryRobe or a similar digital storytelling app Riddle #1: I make sure that Fred doesn’t spill; when of drink, he’s had his fill. 21
  22. 22. Resources for PDPadCamp - http://www.padcamp.org/ – the first ever PadCamp unConference was held in Augustof 2011 in nearby Galloway Township Middle School. Some of the presentations as well as links toresources are on this page, as well as info for this summer.NJAET is hosting their first Tabcamp unconference today - http://www.njaet.org/njaet/tabcampiPad Academy - http://ipadacademy.com/http://wp.nmc.org/horizon-k12-2010/chapters/mobiles/http://education.jhu.edu/newhorizons/Journals/Winter2011/Wallacehttp://blog.k12.com/2011/09/06/transforming-way-we-learn-mobile-learning 22
  23. 23. After Today http://tinyurl.com/iDeasform - to share your iDeas!http://tinyurl.com/ideas4ipads - to see the iDeas of others! Keep tabs on my blog: http://harveyd.edublogs.org 23