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Podcasting offers educators and students remarkable opportunities for their voices to be heard in their local communities or the around world. Using software such as iPodder, you can create audio content that can be downloaded and listened to on portable MP3 players such as the iPod.
This smart flash drive allows you to personalize any computer with a personal browser, communications tools, and open office. The jury is still out on the value of this emerging technology because of security and privacy concerns. Take a look!
In this Radio TICAL episode, TICAL cadre members Bob Blackney and Kelly Calhoun share their perspectives on the kinds of things we need to consider in crafting campus cell phone policies.
This vendor offers a wireless GPS solution that provides ongoing information (every 30 seconds) as to location of buses and passengers, and allows for the monitoring of transportation systems using either UHF or Cell technology.
How and why might educators use iPods as tools for learning? This white paper describes various ways iPods may be used in and out of the classroom by students as well as teachers. Many examples are provided. The emphasis of this Apple-sponsored report is iPodís ability to differentiate learning for all types of students and promote independent learning via a cost-effective, handheld device.
Can cell phones be used as learning tools to help students gain 21st century skills? Marc Prensky highlights many uses for the classroom including voice, Short Messaging Service (SMS or text messaging), graphic displays, downloadable programs, Internet browsing, cameras, Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and video clips.
We can look at cell phones as a great distraction and annoyance or as a tool for learning. In this short entry in his Weblog, Marc Prensky takes the latter perspective. And as cell phones come with more and more features, the list of instructional possibilities is likely to grow.
Trying to develop or revise a cell phone policy for your school or district? National School Safety and Security Services presents arguments against allowing or encouraging students to have cell phones and pagers in school.
This blog is a good place to find the latest news about Ultra Mobile PCs (UMPCs). Frequent updates about various new products will help keep you up-to-date on this rapidly changing field.
This website is very comprehensive. It takes you from, How to Set up your iPad, to downloading apps, and then a guide of various applications for administrators and teachers. It includes curriculum areas and grade levels. Also how to use iPads interactively and for group collaboration.