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The Best iPad Apps for Education

Written by 26 September 2011

Did you recently get an iPad?  If you did, I know what you're thinking..."the App Store is my oyster, and I'm going to shuck until I'm up to my ears in free apps".

I can relate, I've been there too. It was tasty.

Now that the I've had my iPad awhile, the app frenzy is wearing off, and I'm starting to figure out what the best apps for education really are.  But it's time consuming to search through the hundreds of apps available and pick out the good from the bad, which is why I'm so excited about...

iPad Webinars

The Best iPad Apps for EducationThat's right - SimpleK12's bringing in the iPad experts to teach us all about iPads in Education.  And for a limited time, you can register and attend our iPad webinars for free!

<---- Keep your eyes peeled for this iPad icon on our webinars page.

We had our first iPad webinar last week on GoodReader (loved it!) and currently have 3 more coming up.  

Check them out! (and register for all of our upcoming webinars on SimpleK12's webinars page)

Use Your iPad to Share Resources, Collaborate, and Eliminate Paperwork

The Best iPad Apps for Education

  • Like many educators, do you have lots of great resources you’d like to share with your colleagues or students, but aren’t sure of the best way to go about it?  We will show you how to share files, collaborate with colleagues, and go paperless with this free app and 2 gigabytes of free online storage
  • Register Now:  https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/972170858

Using Your iPad to Break Free: Don’t Be Chained to Your Desktop Computer

The Best iPad Apps for Education

  • In the age of Interactive Whiteboards and mobile computing, why should you be tethered to your computer?  We will explain how to use Remoter, a low-cost iPad app that allows you overall remote access to your system from anywhere on your network.
  • Register Now:  https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/561369970

Digital Storytelling using the iPad

The Best iPad Apps for Education

  • Given its built in microphone, camera, and inherent mobility, the iPad is an excellent tool for the creation of digital stories. In this webinar, we'll look at a number of engaging iPad activities that enable students to weave together different media and express themselves creatively across the curriculum.
  • Register Now:  https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/630754338

Check out our webinars page or registration pages above for more information about each webinar.

What's your favorite iPad app?  Why do you like it?

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