Post Tagged with: "Android"

ToolZeit – Bedtime Math Updated September 16, 2013 8:01 pm

ToolZeit – Bedtime Math Updated

The folks over at Bedtime Math let us know that they have released an android version of Bedtime Math. We reviewed Bedtime Math for iOS here. The android app appears to have all of the same goodness that the web site and iOS app does. From their media release: Bedtime Math announces today the launch of its first app for Android, which is now available for free download in the Google Play Store.  The app joins Bedtime Math’s already wildly popular mobile app for the […]

ToolZeit – Flipboard Update – Magazine Editor Allows Teachers to Create Content Specific Magazines May 13, 2013 9:32 am

ToolZeit – Flipboard Update – Magazine Editor Allows Teachers to Create Content Specific Magazines

We posted about Flipboard before here  ToolZeit – Flipboard and gave a list of web sites that we have in our Flipboard here 32 Feeds for Classroom Flipboard   Flipboard contacted us to let us know of a great update. Normally Flipboard content is driven by an RSS feed with a never ending supply of new content. Each time you open it up you get the latest posts from whatever sites you put into it. You can now create magazines […]

ToolZeit – 32 Feeds for Classroom Flipboard February 18, 2013 9:32 am

ToolZeit – 32 Feeds for Classroom Flipboard

We recently reviewed Flipboard as a classroom tool http://edreach.us/podcast/toolzeit-flipboard/ . We’ve received requests for what sites we put on Flipboard for the students. Here are 32 feeds we have in our Flipboard. You can create a Flipboard account and add sites that are relevant to your program. Top to bottom and left to right 1. Our school Flickr feed (you can add your own) http://www.flickr.com/ 2. Ink Splot 26 – http://blog.scholastic.com/ 3. National Geographic Kids Blog – http://kidsblogs.nationalgeographic.com/ 4. Wellington […]

TheatreCast #02: It Came From Japan- Invasion of the Android Actor February 18, 2013 9:00 am

TheatreCast #02: It Came From Japan- Invasion of the Android Actor

This week on TheatreCast: In this episode, Nick and Danielle along with guest Melissa Agar discuss a new type of Theatre from Japan that incorporates an android actor. They talk about the uniqueness and power of live Theatre has on our students,actors, technicians and the audience. Nick shares some uses of Aurasma app for Android and IOS device to create Augmented Reality videos that will appear on mobile devices.

EdGamer 71: The Art and Story of Bastion September 29, 2012 6:00 pm

EdGamer 71: The Art and Story of Bastion

This week in EdGamer we scale the ‘Bastion!’ We use Episode 71 to take a deep look into the new iPad version of Bastion and its implications for the classroom. Plus we check out the AMD App Zone and a cool new infographic. Don’t miss another action packed episode of EdGamer. Tune-in and level-up!

Mobile Reach #39 – Welcome Back, Mobile Learning September 21, 2012 9:17 am

Mobile Reach #39 – Welcome Back, Mobile Learning

Mobile Reach #39 – Welcome Back, Mobile Learning  Chad, Judi and Tammy are back to start teh school year and share all kinds of mobile news that has happened recently.  We talk about the new iOS Google Drive app update and what it can mean for schools. We dissect some of the offerings of iOS 6.  We also share out some apps we’ve been trying out lately.  All this and more on this week’s episode of Mobile Reach! Show Host: Chad Kafka […]

But what do I need? August 10, 2012 11:00 am

But what do I need?

Some of my best ideas for posts come from questions I get, either at the Reference Desk or while out and about. Last week I was at an Orientation event when a parent came up and asked me what apps her daughter needed on her iPad. An excellent question, but very difficult to answer on the fly.

Mobile Reach #38 – A Midsummer Nights Podcast August 7, 2012 10:15 am

Mobile Reach #38 – A Midsummer Nights Podcast

Chad, Judi and Tammy are back ‘midsummer’ to share all kinds of mobile news that has happened recently. We wrap up ISTE and talk briefly about what Chad learned at the ADE Institute in regards to iTunes U and building courses with iTunes U Course Manager. We also break down some apps we’ve been using including Apple’s Podcasts app, Chrome for iOS and Google Drive for iOS. All this and more on this week’s episode of Mobile Reach!

Mobile Reach #37 – edapps.ca and Silver Surfer July 13, 2012 9:03 am

Mobile Reach #37 – edapps.ca and Silver Surfer

Mobile Reach #37 – edapps.ca & Silver Surfer  Chad, Judi and Tammy interview Danny Maas (@dannymaas) and Daniel Espejo (@danielespejo), who are the creative minds behind the edapps.ca (@ed_apps) website.  Find out what their site has to offer those looking for educational apps on this episode.  We also invite them to share out some apps they are using for productivity. Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@taml17) The Mobile Reach Show Notes Leave us some feedback!  Contact us with any questions […]

Mobile Reach #36 – Summer PD: How Do You Keep Up? June 22, 2012 9:15 am

Mobile Reach #36 – Summer PD: How Do You Keep Up?

Mobile Reach #36 – Summer PD: How Do You Keep Up? Chad, Judi and Tammy spend some time talking about how they keep up with the newest, latest and greatest in terms of technology.  All three work in roles where they’ve been asked, “How do you keep up?” so this show is devoted to sharing ways we consume information through services like Twitter, Google Reader, EdReach, and other various sites, and blogs.  We also discuss how you can stay in the […]

Mobile Reach #35 – School Is Out, But The Learning Does Not End June 9, 2012 5:50 pm

Mobile Reach #35 – School Is Out, But The Learning Does Not End

Mobile Reach #35 – School Is Out, But The Learning Does Not End. Chad, Judi and Tammy take the topic of “apps to share for the summer” to all different extremes and share out some apps you might want to use on a trip along with apps that can be used to go further with your learning.  All great things to get you ready for summer break! Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@taml17) The Mobile Reach Show […]

Mobile Reach #34 – Back from EdCamp May 25, 2012 9:14 am

Mobile Reach #34 – Back from EdCamp

Mobile Reach #34 – Back from EdCamp  Chad, Judi and Tammy are back and talk all kinds of mobile learning.  We share out recent news related to Apple and using mobile phones in the classroom. We also share out some apps and end with an audio QR #eduwin! Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@taml17) The Mobile Reach Show Notes Leave us some feedback!  Contact us with any questions or comments- mobilereach@edreach.us

Mobile Reach #33 – Google, iPads And Apps…Oh My! May 4, 2012 9:37 am

Mobile Reach #33 – Google, iPads And Apps…Oh My!

Mobile Reach #33 – Google, iPads and Apps…Oh My!  Chad, Judi and Tammy talk more about Google Drive now that it’s been out a week.  We share out some apps for use in the classroom or for school events and Chad shares a project he’s working on with 5th graders using iPads as this week’s #eduwin. Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@taml17) The Mobile Reach Show Notes Leave us some feedback!  Contact us with any questions […]

Razor’s Ed Show #17: The Death Throes of the Interactive White Board May 1, 2012 3:00 am

Razor’s Ed Show #17: The Death Throes of the Interactive White Board

Has the interactive whiteboard technology run its course? Is it worth the time, money and effort to install? This week on the Razor’s Ed, I look at interactive whiteboard technology and riff on if it is the right time to buy. Update: Word is the Reflection app is almost ready for PC beta testing. Stay tuned to their website for details

Mobile Reach #32 – Google Drive: Into the Wild April 27, 2012 9:18 am

Mobile Reach #32 – Google Drive: Into the Wild

Mobile Reach #32 – Google Drive: Into the Wild  Chad and Judi joined by friend and colleague Sue Gorman (Racine, WI).  We discuss some articles we found related to mobile learning in the classroom and dive into Google Drive which was just released this week.   Chad shares a way that he garnered some movie tickets using Google Voice.  We also share out some Mobile Apps and Sue shares an #eduwin. Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Sue Gorman (@sjgorman) […]

Mobile Reach #31 – Shiny-New-Google-Toy-SQUIRREL! April 20, 2012 9:05 am

Mobile Reach #31 – Shiny-New-Google-Toy-SQUIRREL!

Mobile Reach #31 – Shiny-New-Google-Toy-SQUIRREL!  The group shares some recent feedback we’ve received on past episodes. We share out a some great ideas for teachers texting for school purposes.  The new Google Glasses (Squirrel!) prototype was rumored to be out in public.  And of course, we share out a few apps we’ve been trying out.  All this and more on this week’s MOBILE REACH! Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@TamL17) The Mobile Reach Show Notes Leave […]

Mobile Reach #28 – Questions About QR March 24, 2012 4:28 pm

Mobile Reach #28 – Questions About QR

Mobile Reach #28 – Questions About QR.  The team is joined this week by Scott Meech (@smeech). We talk about QR codes and whether they are a passing fad or have a real place for engaging students differently in and out of the classroom.  We share out apps and Tammy shares a powerful #eduwin for the week.  Come give a listen! Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), Tammy Lind (@TamL17), Scott Meech (@smeech) Leave us some feedback!  Contact us […]

Mobile Reach #27 – This is a Man’s App World March 16, 2012 9:17 am

Mobile Reach #27 – This is a Man’s App World

Mobile Reach #27 – This is A Man’s App World.  The team discusses each using Reflection this week for different teaching or presenting situations.  We talk about the iPad 3 coming out today (3/16) and look at the Digital Wish App Center.  We share apps and talk some QR #eduwin situations.  Oh…and there’s the title of the show and where exactly did that come from.  Have to give a listen to find out! Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Hosts: Judi Epcke (@jepcke), […]