Tag Archives: iPhone

iTunes U Courses for High School

Apples iTunes U allows individuals to access content from educational institutions around the world – for free. If you’re interested in incorporating iTunes U in your classes or even creating your own, check out this free course by Cheryl Davis, iTunes … Continue reading

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Socrative 2.0 Launches!

The popular polling and quizzing software Socrative launches 2.0 today! The entirely free service has seen a full interface redesign with some robust upgrades to its teacher interface with expanses to its quizzing, space race, and quick poll features. Check … Continue reading

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Four Tips to Master Evernote on your iPhone

I love Evernote.  I use it for just about everything and encourage my students to employ it in their studies to help them stay more organized. Today, Cult of Mac published a great “How To” for using Evernote on your … 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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MacWorld’s App Gem Awards Announced

MacWorld Magazine has just announced its winners for their “2011 App Gem Awards.” They categorize them as: Top Productivity Apps Top Communication Apps Top Photography Apps Top Music Apps Top Reading Apps Top News Apps Top Games Top Education Apps … Continue reading

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Best iPhone (iOS) Apps for Students

Today, my 9th graders were working in the library on their research papers. I had put a slew of books on reserve to ensure that all of the students would have access to them. However, this also meant that the … 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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