Archive for Category: "MacReach"
The MacReach show visits with Lisa Johnson aka Techchef4u. Lisa shares how she uses Pinterest and ThingLink App, Tip and Thought for the Week. Hosts: Kelly Dumont, Diane Darrow, Luis Perez Guest: Lisa Johnson Show Notes
On this week’s show, with Luis enjoying beignets in New Orleans, we talk about App Smashing. Want to find out what app smashing is, and great resources for doing it, check out this episode, and the show notes for the links mentioned. Hosts: Kelly Dumont, Diane Darrow, Luis Perez Show Notes
How iOS 8 is changing our workflows and what new apps or app updates are we finding appealing App, Tip and Thought of the Week Hosts: Diane Darrow, Luis Perez, Kelly Dumont Show Notes
On this week’s show we make some predictions as to what Apple’s event this week will bring us. Diane share a new app called Curator. Luis shares a great Safari tip. Kelly talks about connections. Hosts: Kelly Dumont, Diane Darrow, Luis Perez Show Notes
In this week’s episode, we talk about what Digital Storytelling is and means for each of us. We all have a story inside waiting to come out.
Welcome Luis and Diane!
Hosts: Kelly Dumont, Luis Perez, Diane Darrow
Topics: iOS 8 favorite features
iPhone 6 and 6+
App, Tip, Advice of the Week
MacReach was at ISTE 2014 and this is our wrap of the conference. Also iTunesU 2.0 and the upcoming ADE Institute celebrating the 20th anniversary of the ADE program.
Apple’s WWDC 2014 Announcements: OS X Yosemite, iOS8, New developer tools. Lots of good stuff. See Show Notes for details.
This week Meg and Kelly chat with Diane Darrow and Matthew Worwood about creativity in the classroom. How do we bring creativity to the classroom in today’s educational environment? A great discussion with lots of great ideas. See the show notes to get a discount on Matthews’s new documentary, Creativity in Education, Exploring the Imbalance.
In this weeks show Meg and Kelly talk about The state of office suites available for Mac and iOS. Discussion of the relative merits of iWorks, Microsoft Office, and Google Apps.
This week Meg and Kelly joined Shari and Katie on The #LadyGeeks show. This edition of MacReach is the portion of that show where we talked about iBeacons and what they might look like in education. To hear the entire #LadyGeeks show look for Episode 54 next week.
How about some productivity tips. We’ve got several for you this week. From Mail and Calendar to Desktop and File management.
iOS 7.1 is released and Meg and Kelly give the lowdown on what it brings. New device management now enabled with release of 7.1. Go and get it!
Apple makes good changes to iOS device management. Meg and Kelly discuss some of their favorite Multi-Touch books.
Apple kicks into ConnectED. Science apps and teaching science using the iPad. A discussion of our favorite science apps and other ideas for incorporating the iPad into the science curriculum.
Talking with Luis Perez about an ISTE SETSIG SOOC (Small Open Online Course) on UDL and Apps. Also, iTunesU and iBooks expanding into new countries and “Is it time for a bigger iPhone?”
This week Meg and Kelly talk about school uses of social media. How the use of Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram can allow schools to tell their stories.
This week’s show is about Garageband. Meg and Kelly welcome Katie Dewey who has used Garageband extensively with students and teachers alike. Katie shares great tips and tricks for Garageband on the iPad. Also our Apps of the Year 2013. See you in 2014.