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This is a growing list of mobile application recommendations by practicing educational leaders. They are organized by category and can be relevant for iPads, iPods, iPhones, and/or Android OS. You can filter out any specific criteria by clicking on the drop-down arrow showing (All) and selecting an appropriate criteria. Have your own apps to recommend? See below the list to complete the short form.
C3 - Collect, Connect, and Coach
Are you an administrator who has moved from paper to digital teacher or classroom observations? Have you been interested in using the iPod Touch or iPhone handheld to document what is happening in the classroom and manage your observation data online? This site contains all the updates, downloads and information to warehouse the database on your server. And as of 2008, everything is free!
Building Community Through Digital Media & Story
In this Leading Digitally Admin 2.0 webinar, Thom Dunks shared suggestions for harnessing the creative power of multimedia stories and blending a variety of desktop digital media tools with mobile device apps (iPad, iPhone, & iPod apps). Educators have inspirational stories to tell. School leaders can take advantage of easy-to-use multimedia tools and strategies to communicate their vision, build community, and provide high visibility leadership in technology. (Archived recording; you may need to download software in order to view it.)
Mobile Learning and iTunes U
This Apple webpage provides an overview of the capabilities of the iPod Touch and ways it can be used in classrooms and to extend learning. Pay particular attention to the information about iTunes U where older students can access lectures and online courses.
Apple in Education - Education Profiles
This link takes you to an area of Apple's Education Profiles that explores a variety of ways the iPod Touch can be used in classrooms to enhance or extend student learning.
The iPod Touch Classroom
This is an online network for educators around the world who use the iPod Touch in classrooms.
Quick Take: Apple's iPod Touch in Education
In this 6-minute narrated presentation Susan Brooks-Young provides an overview of the iPod Touch and how it can be used in and out of the classroom for learning and management purposes.
Additional iPod Touch Resources
Use this handy link to quickly access resources in the TICAL database related directly to Apple's iPod Touch and iPhones.
Top 50 Free Education Apps
Staying on top of iPod Touch apps appropriate for use with students can be a challenge. This webpage shows the current top 50 free apps (pulled from iTunes). While the apps still need to be reviewed for usefulness in your setting, this resource gives busy administrators a place to begin looking.
Bretford PowerSync Cart for iPod
The Bretford PowerSync Cart gives educational institutions an ideal mechanism for distributing and updating information using the iPod and iPod nano. This innovative solution organizes, charges, and transports up to 40 iPod players and keeps them all secure behind a roll-top door. It also lets you synchronize up to 20 iPod units from a single computer.
Podcasting Resources for Educators and Students
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.
iPod in Education: The Potential for Teaching and Learning
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.
iPod Touch & iPad Resources
These resources, compiled and organized by Susan Brooks-Young and Chris O'Neal, provide educators with an abundance of resources from application (app) reviews to general discussions on using iPods, iPads, and iPhones in education. The site is organized by content area and include use of the devices in each area.
TidBITS - Apple news for the rest of us
TidBITS is an online newsletter and Web site devoted to coverage of the Mac, iPhone, and iPad, but also features articles of general interest. For example one interesting piece highlighted some of the risks involved when using URL shortening services. It turns out they can be used to obfuscate URLs that point to phishing sites, malware sites, and so on.
iPod Touch and iPad Resources LiveBinder
This LiveBinder is chock full of information related to iPod Touches and iPads in K-12 education. Topics covered include apps by content area, app reviews, how-to tips, and instructional strategies.