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iPad day 24 – anticipations

Tis the season for great anticipation and wishes and wondering! My own anticipation has been focused on how mobile devices will impact (disrupt) education – and curious how different devices would support our learners! My wish for students to take … Continue reading

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iPad day 23 – revelations

Sometimes morning conversations are very revealing! A couple of us are planning a book study and I proposed that we use a digital book. One of my staff was very enthused but made an interesting point regarding digital reading. She … Continue reading

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iPads day 21 – mind shift

Mind shift! Today I noticed a significant change in the use of the iPads. A much stronger connection to using the tools to create content; to review and edit; to use descriptive feedback – not a rating out if 4, … Continue reading

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iPads day 20

Today’s challenge came in the form of a teacher who was sick today but needed her class to start on a research assignment that she had set up on her iPad through Keynote. Not a problem though – she came … Continue reading

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iPads day 19 – mixed emotions

While at an in service today, I felt a variety of positive and negative feelings: + the teacher attending with me brought her iPad to use (and took notes, looked up websites that were referenced etc – this was very … Continue reading

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iPads day 18 – sharing

Today it was great to walk down the hallways and see small groups of students huddled around a couple of iPads. They were helping each other ‘play a game’ during centre time. They were also communicating and building relationships – … Continue reading

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iPads day 17 – changing practice

This week began with one of my teachers looking for our hdmi cable so she could practice her ‘Christmas around the world’ keynote and see how it looked on the big screen and if there were any changes needed. A … Continue reading

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