ToolZeit – Bedtime Math Updated

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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 … [Read more...]

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

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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. … [Read more...]

ToolZeit – 32 Feeds for Classroom Flipboard

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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) … [Read more...]

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

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This week on TheatreCast:  A podcast where Theatre teachers and professionals can share our passion for Theatre. 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 … [Read more...]

EdGamer 71: The Art and Story of Bastion

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  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!       Show Host: Zack Gilbert Show Contributor: Gerry … [Read more...]

Mobile Reach #39 – Welcome Back, Mobile Learning

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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 … [Read more...]

But what do I need?

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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. After thinking a bit more, these are the types of apps I use on my tablet almost every day. The named apps … [Read more...]

Mobile Reach #38 – A Midsummer Nights Podcast

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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 … [Read more...]