SRMS in the 21st Century
Technology Inservice - August 2013
iPads in the Classroom
It is often helpful to think of the instructional usage of iPad and available apps in terms of three categories: creation apps, apps for gathering new knowledge, and skill based apps.
Given the opportunity students will naturally gravitate towards the apps that allow them to create a product showcasing their knowledge capable of being shared with others.
Kathy Schrooks iPads in the Classroom iPad http://www.schrockguide.net/ipads-in-the-classroom.html
The question to ask ourselves, as educators, is not “What can students do with the technology?” but rather “In what way can the technology foster profound student learning?”