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Topic: Ipads In The Classroom

12 Things to Remember When Preparing for iPads in the Classroom
Mobility

12 Things to Remember When Preparing for iPads in the Classroom

The manifestation of tablets like iPads in the classrooms is ever-present, and bound only to grow with time.  Apple CEO Tim Cook even told investors, "The adoption of the iPad in education is something I've never seen in any technology.” Using iPads and other tablets as learning tools can provide so many ways to enhance education and augment new learning opportunities.   So, it is very easy to see why so many schools are implementing solutions like BYOD and 1:1 to incorporate them into the learning environment.

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How To Transition Your College Bookstore To E-Textbooks
Strategy

How To Transition Your College Bookstore To E-Textbooks

For students growing up in the mobile age, digital textbooks make so much more sense considering their constant use of tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices in and out of the classroom. However, transitioning the college bookstore from print to e-textbooks poses a myriad of challenges for colleges and universities, with most not even knowing where to start.

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How Schools are Benefiting from iPads in the Classroom
Strategy

How Schools are Benefiting from iPads in the Classroom

Apple’s iPad has taken the world by storm. Young or old, it doesn’t matter, everyone loves them. What’s not to love? They are portable, fast, sleek, and easy to use. My mom, who swore up and down she would never own one, got one for Christmas and she’s now completely addicted. She’s buying my grandma one now too, which should be interesting to say the least. Then on the other end of the spectrum is my iPad loving 9 month old who is fascinated with them. He loves swiping those chunky little fingers across the screen to reveal the next farm animal or nursery rhyme. They are a great tool for everyone and can really make fantastic learning devices, which is what many schools have already come to find out.

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5 Challenges to Rolling Out iPads in the Classroom
Mobility

5 Challenges to Rolling Out iPads in the Classroom

Let’s face it, iPads are awesome. That’s why they are flooding into schools all across the United States. “Our share of tablets in education is 94 percent … which is sort of unheard of. I’ve never seen that kind of market share before”, said Apple CEO Tim Cook.  There are a ton of great benefits iPads in the classroom offer both the educators and the students, but there are some challenges to rolling out iPads in schools. Here are some of the most common.

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