Tag Archives: Android

A Solution to the Cross Platform Classroom

This is reblogged from my post on Edudemic. The modern classroom is a messy one! Schools are entering the world of technology at different speeds and levels; some institutions have invested in full 1:1 programs where the school selects a … Continue reading

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Free Webinar on Getting Started with Mobile Devices!

Tonight, Conected Learning is hosting a free one hour webinar at 4:00pm PST (7:00 EST) on how to get going with mobile devices. It will address organization, workflow, and other key fundamentals of employing devices in your classroom. If you are … Continue reading

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Google Launches “Views” for Users to Share Panoramic Photos

Google just announced Views, a community that allows its users to share their panoramic photos via their Android device (sorry iOS, Windows Phone, and Blackberry users; it’s proprietary). This program has been incorporated into the new Google Maps program. To … Continue reading

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10 Best Apple and Android Apps for Education 2013

eSchoolNews has listed its top 10 educational apps for Apple and Android devices for 2013. The applications range across K-University, free to paid, Humanities to Math & Science. It’s a comprehensive list of useful apps to play with this summer! Check … Continue reading

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Teaching With SmartPhones

This has been reblogged from my post at PLP Voices of the Learning Revolution. Teaching with SmartPhones Posted by Jennifer Carey on Nov 21, 2012 in The How of 21st Century Teaching, Voices, Web Tools That Deepen Learning | 0 comments If you ask educators … Continue reading

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Update – Conference Talk: From Enemy to Asset, Cell Phones in the Classroom

Today, I gave my talk “Cell Phones in the Classroom: From Enemy to Asset,” (see my previous post on preparing for it) for the Independent Curriculum Group at the beautiful campus of St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Austin, TX. Here was … Continue reading

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TVS Tech Kids Day 1 & Prep for Day 2

So Day one of the Tech Course had its ups and downs. We had some problems connecting to the internet but were ultimately able to get them all online. I then focused on introducing them to MindMeister, where we created … Continue reading

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Google Goggles – “Facial Recognition” for Your Smart Phone

First, I’d like to credit Mind Shift for their informative “Educational Apps of the Month” posting this month. There are some real gems there and one that I want to highlight: Google Goggles. Google and the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu … Continue reading

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Okay, this is cool – Make & Scan Your Own Bar-Codes

I’m sitting on my couch waiting for WWDC ’11 to start and just browsing on the web. I came across this very cool program. You can make your own barcodes with your contact info, website, etc. It’s an application for … Continue reading

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The Best Android Apps for Education

Even though I’m an avid Apple consumer and a big proponent of iOS, I’m not foolish enough to think that it’s the only smartphone option out there. So, I thought I would highlight the Android platform. I spoke to friends … Continue reading

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