|aiPad in education for dummies /|cby Sam Gliksman.
|aHoboken, N.J. :|bJohn Wiley & Sons,|cc2013.
|axx, 396 p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c24 cm.
|aMeeting the educational iPad. Education in the 21st century ; Getting acquainted with iPad technology ; Managing the iPad classroom -- Finding and using apps. Tap dancing with your iPad's apps ; Purchasing and downloading apps -- Finding and organizing educational content. Finding and organizing content ; Social networking and sharing -- Exploring applications for digital reading and writing. Reading on the iPad ; Creating, editing, and annotating documents ; Becoming a digital author ; The mathematical and scientific iPad ; Utilizing assistive technologies -- Expressing yourself with media. Digital storytelling in education ; Lights, camera, learning ; Animating your lessons ; Speaking your mind with podcasts ; Directing your own screencasts ; Releasing your inner artist ; Creating multimedia conversations -- The iPad classroom. Printing and scanning ; Presenting ; Digitizing the whiteboard -- The part of tens. Ten essential apps for the educator's toolkit ; Ten keys to successful iPad implementation -- Appendix: Modeling the iPad classroom.
|a"Welcome to 21st century education! Instead of a 30-pound backpack, today's students can tote an 8-ounce iPad. Instead of being lectured to, they can learn interactively. Here's how educators and administrators can learn what the iPad has to offer and how to incorporate it into the classroom"--P.  of cover.
It's easy to bring the incredible iPad experience to your classroom today! The iPad is a natural fit for education in the 21st century, and this straightforward, full-color guide shows you just how to deploy it effectively in your educational institution. From understanding how iPads can be used for different learning styles tomanaging iPadcontent and classroom use, finding theapps to complement your curriculum,creating interactivelessons, and beyond,author Sam Gliksman, a sought-after consultant on integrating technology in schools, answers all your questions. Helps teachers and administrators see how to use iPads effectively in different grades, classroom settings,and curriculum levels Explains iPad's built-in media features and the importance of multimedia in modern education Explores iPad best practices, tools, and apps for a successful iPad program in your school Shows how the iPad can be used as a valuabletool for research, collaboration, communication, creativity, and discovery Provides tips and guidance on keeping information updated, managing content, and taking advantage of the iPad as a learning tool iPad in Education For Dummies is your guide to using the world's most popular tablet to inspire and educate your students in a whole new way.