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WI DEN iPad Event Feb 18!

WI DEN iPad Event Feb 18!

Join us at the Apple Store in the West Towne Mall, Madison, WI on Saturday, February 18 at 8:00 a.m. to learn about how the iPad is being used in education. In addition, STEM integration ideas, the Discovery Mobile App., and a variety of other educational apps. will be shared. Discovery Education members are invited as we

From webpage to iBook epub In two clicks?

Post authored by Howard Martin So you have a website with a lot of good information in it and you want to capture it on your iPad for students to view at any time.  Say hello to dotEpub! The setup is fairly straightforward, but you do have to set it up on the iPad.  First,

Empower Students to Present Creatively!

Empower Students’ Creativity through a Variety of Web 2.0 tools resources and publishing. Back in the day when I was in school, I was sometimes assigned to conduct research in many classes, demonstrating my knowledge gained through giving a speech, (or presentation) in front of class, or writing an essay. There were not many choices

Epic iPad Digital Storytelling: Explain Everything!

I have been on a pretty serious quest, analyzing a number of productivity, photo shop and publishing apps.  In past Posts, I have featured Screen Chomp, Show Me and pic Collage.  Honestly, I really try to stay as close to Free Apps as possible, but every so often I find one that is not free, but

Merry Apps for Mind Maps !

Mind Maps are graphic representations of information that show both small units of information and their relationships in a visual way. Concept maps,(or story maps, graphic organizers, advance organizers, story webs, semantic maps, and cognitive organizers), are often used to teach text structure and to aid in comprehension, helping students understand multiple layered concepts. Research

An iPad for Every Classroom

With the advent of the iPad and other tablet computing devices, the physical textbook’s days are seemingly numbered. The iPad offers the ability to store multiple digital textbooks and resources on a single, portable device. Not only are these resources concentrated in one place and easily accessibly, the actual cost of holding these textbooks on

Upcoming Webinars!

Want to keep up with the latest trends in technology and look  for new creative ways to use our service? Then allow me to invite you to attend two of our upcoming webinars! Simply click on the event title to register for these webinars.  iThink iNeed iPads in the Classroom  November 30, 2011 at 7:00 pm

A Father, A Son, and an iPad Before Bed: Steve Dembo #DENPreCon2011 ~ A Magical Experience

Steve, 2nd from left with the DEN “crew” Steve Dembo and I landed at Discovery at just about the same time, plus or minus. Steve was one of the first people I met, beyond Scott (Kinney) whom I knew from IU #21 and Lance (Rougeux), when we both began at Keystones that same first year.

No SmartBoard? Use an iPad!

After finally getting my own iPad this Spring, I have found that I am using it almost daily in some of the classes that I’m teaching. At my school, I’m still using a chalkboard, so I have no Interactive White Board. But, I have found some great apps in the last few months that give

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