iPads in the Classroom
By Heather Stephens
What are the Advantages of iPads in the Classroom?
This article lists 18 iPad uses for the classroom. In this article, you will discover several reasons why iPads are becoming so popular and powerful in education.
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What Can You Do With an iPad?
There are many things that students can do with an iPad. The iPad is great for surfing the internet and researching ideas in or out of the classroom. On the iPad, video
creation and editing is easy. Creating a video would be a great collaborative activity. It is portable and easy to carry wherever you go. The iPad is the ideal tool for note taking and storing class materials. Not all students love to participate in class. The iPad encourages participation from the more anxious or shy members of the class. iPads can be used for discussion or a live debate for homework. iPads have dozens and dozens of apps. There are many mind mapping apps which make revision fun and effective. There are also many art apps that allowing drawing and painting. iPads allow students to make music using an assortment of instruments. iPads allow the whole class to contribute to a blog. Students and teachers can use the iPad to access Skype. Skype allows video conferencing to be set up with schools in other counties, states, and countries. Skype allows students to talk, share their language and cultural differences with other students around the world. The innovation of the iPad will never wear off.