In addition to this annotated list of apps and ideas, EdTechTeacher’s Greg Kulowiec and Beth Holland also maintain the iPad for ETT Diigo Group as well as The iPad As… page which groups apps and resources based on learning goals.
EdTechTeacher iPad Announcement!
We have added a second session of our super popular workshop – The iPad Classroom. There are still 15 spots left, so come join us July 30 – August 1 at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. We also have spots available in these iPad workshops.
iPad for School Administrators
Slide deck about iPads for school administrators
Mobile Education Store | Helping Kids Connect the Dots
This site includes apps, reviews, and tutorials for iOS devices. There are a lot of content-specific options.
20 Free and Fun Ways To Curate Web Content | Edudemic
This is a great list of ways to curate content. Most of them also have apps. Diigo and PearlTrees work well on iPad. Flipboard is another great option.
Tony Vincent’s Learning in Hand – Blog – Be an iPad Superstar: 8 Collections of iOS 5 Tips
Collection of tips for IOS5 including keyboard shortcuts and other useful time saving suggestions.
Free Technology for Teachers: Nearpod – Create and Deliver Quizzes on iPads
Nearpod could solve a lot of issues with content management. This fall, it was a free app but not a free service. It may be worth exploring again.
The iPad as a research tool
This is a great blog post about using the iPad for research. In addition to mentioning some great apps, it also has process suggestions.
The complete 1-to-1 laptop or iPad pre-deployment survey | Technology with Intention
This is a great post full of presentations and documentation about going 1:1 with either iPads or laptops.
How To Develop Your Own Mobile Learning Tools | Edudemic
Another great article from Edudemic about mobile learning, collaborative learning, and general good practice.