Friday, November 30, 2012

iPad Integration: A Study from Burley

This blog follows the integration of iPads in a Chicago Public Elementary School. They feature fun free apps and technology for the classroom.


Thursday, November 29, 2012

Print on Post-it Notes

This easy to follow tutorial will teach you how to print letters on to sticky notes. These could be a great resource for teaching new vocabulary!


Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Money As You Grow

Developed by the President’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability, this resource provides financial lessons for children ages 3-18+. Students can learn about college costs, how credit cards are used, why saving money is important, and lots more! This website is a great website for students to take home to their parents.


Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Help Fix Your Community

App Name: See Click Fix  

From reporting road hazards to receiving alerts from local police this app connects you with your community. Citizens can inform the app of a pothole, missing street sign, or malfunctioning street light and other app users in the community can vote on the improvements that they think are the most important.


Monday, November 26, 2012

iMotion Time-lapse Movies

App Name: iMotion

Speed up or slow down motion, edit your movie, and export the final cut directly to Youtube or another device. Capture movies in four modes: manual, time-lapse, wifi remote, or microphone. It is easy to use with fast editing and movie making in seconds!