Tag Archives: iOS

DIY Genius Bar: Embracing Student Leadership

The next talk I’m attending is the “DIY Genius Bar: Embracing Student Leadership” by Sara Chai, Alicia Johal, and Marielle Venturino. I have seen some versions of student help desks in action and am always excited about the potential of … Continue reading

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Retroactively Managing an iPad Program

Retroactively Managing an iPad Program: Centralizing an iPad Program That Precedes Policy with Jen Carey – from Kate Wilson This is a live blog of my presentation at the iPad Summit. The original post can be found here. Posted on February … Continue reading

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The Language Classroom 2.0: How Making a Self-Made iBook Has Transformed Language Instruction (7-12)

The next session I’m attending is: “The Language Classroom 2.0: How Making a Self-Made iBook Has Transformed Language Instruction (7-12)” with Violet Richard and Anderson Auza from Noble and Greenough School. You can see a copy of their presentation slides … Continue reading

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Explain Everything: Demonstrating Understanding with Screen Casting

My first session is “Explain Everything: Demonstrating Understanding with Screencasting” by Reshan Richards. It highlights one of my favorite iPad Apps, Explain Everything. You can see the slides for Reshan’s presentation here.  Here’s a great, quick tutorial to familiarize yourself with … Continue reading

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iPad Summit San Diego: Audrey Watters

Audrey Watters, the esteemed educational writer, is keynoting the iPad Summit San Diego. Audrey blogs at HackEducation. Her topic is, “The History of the Future of Ed-Tech” focuses on what educational technology is going – and where it won’t. Audrey … Continue reading

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Advanced iPad Classroom

Today is the pre-conference workshop for the iPad Summit here in beautiful San Diego. I had the privilege of working with the esteemed Shawn McCusker. Working with advanced teachers, we were able to play with advanced creative techniques and really … Continue reading

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5 Things Everyone Should Learn to do on Their iPad

Did you get a fancy new iPad for Christmas or have one that you want to harness for a little more power? Here are five skills that everyone should learn to maximize their iPad: Cloud sync your Calendar – The … Continue reading

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12 Days of Gifts on the iTunes Store!

Apple is promoting its 12 Days of Gifts available on the iTunes store! You must download the free application (you can do so here). Each day between December 26 – January 6, a new application, tv episodes, magazines, or other items … Continue reading

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Insights from the 3rd iPad Summit

Last week I had the privilege of attending the third iPad Summit hosted by EdTechTeacher in Boston, Massachusetts. This fall’s summit was the largest ever – a sold out crowd of 1,000 participants. I live-blogged the conference, so you can read about the individual … Continue reading

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iOS Tips & Tricks

This afternoon I’m attending “iOS Tips & Tricks” with Don Orth and Carl Hooker. Having seen both Don and Carl present individually, I’m excited to see what they do together. You can follow the Today’s Meet Backchannel. This is focused … Continue reading

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