Post Tagged with: "iPod"

aRTs Roundtable #19: Photo Apps April 25, 2012 3:00 pm

aRTs Roundtable #19: Photo Apps

This week on the aRTs Roundtable we talk about Photo Apps. There is a thin line between art and music, the crossover is apparent in the apps we use for art and music. Photography apps have transformed how we take pictures and create new photos. Show Host: Carol Broos Show contributors:   Tricia Fuglestad and Brenda Muench Show wiki: edreach.us   Leave us some feedback! Contact us with any questions or comments- artsroundtable@edreach.us

aRTs Roundtable #17: Apps We Use Daily March 28, 2012 3:00 pm

aRTs Roundtable #17: Apps We Use Daily

  This week on the aRTs Roundtable we talk to about the apps we use to simplify our teaching on our own mobile devices and computer. These apps have transformed how we teach the arts and organize our lives in the educational setting. Show Host: Carol Broos Show contributors:   Trisha Fuglestad and Jennifer Kolze Show wiki: edreach.us wiki     Leave us some feedback! Contact us with any questions or comments- artsroundtable@edreach.us

MacReach Show #35: Apps for Professional Development January 12, 2012 10:38 pm

MacReach Show #35: Apps for Professional Development

This week on MacReach: Kelly and I are joined by John Sowash to talk about some fantastic apps for professional development! Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) Co-Hosts: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont) and John Sowash (@jrsowash) Subscribe to the MacReach Podcast on iTunes Subscribe to the EdReach Podcast Feed View the complete show notes here on the EdReach MacReach Wiki to see all the links, resources, and apps discussed in the show!  

aRTs Roundtable #7: Productivity Arts Apps for the iPad and iPod Touch Device January 11, 2012 5:00 pm

aRTs Roundtable #7: Productivity Arts Apps for the iPad and iPod Touch Device

  This week on the aRTs Roundtable we discuss iPad and iPod Touch Device apps in the arts classroom that we use for productivity, sharing, and individual use. We also discuss how we upload and post to various websites using iPads, iPod Touch Devices, and iPhones. Show Host: Carol Broos Show contributors:   Trisha Fuglestad, Brenda Muench, and Jennifer Kolze The complete show notes are now on the EdReach Wiki   Call us on our comment line! If you’d like to leave some feedback you […]

aRTs Roundtable #6: Create Apps for the iPad and iPod Touch Device January 4, 2012 5:00 pm

aRTs Roundtable #6: Create Apps for the iPad and iPod Touch Device

  This week on the aRTs Roundtable we discuss iPad and iPod Touch Device apps in the arts classroom that we use to CREATE music and art. The mobile devices have transformed our classrooms with students creating pictures and composing music. Hear about must have apps for all art and music teachers. Show Host: Carol Broos Show contributors:   Trisha Fuglestad, Brenda Muench, and Jennifer Kolze The complete show notes are now on the EdReach Wiki   Call us on our comment line! If you’d […]

MacReach Show #33: Wishing …and Expecting! December 22, 2011 10:51 pm

MacReach Show #33: Wishing …and Expecting!

This week on MacReach: Kelly and I share out some of our favorite wish list items! Happy holidays from all of us here at MacReach… we wish you a very happy and healthy new year! Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) Co-Host: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont) Subscribe to the MacReach Podcast on iTunes Subscribe to the EdReach Podcast Feed View the complete show notes here on the EdReach MacReach Wiki to see all the links, resources, and apps discussed in the show!  

5 Opportunities to Get iPods & iPads Into Your Classroom November 15, 2011 10:09 pm

5 Opportunities to Get iPods & iPads Into Your Classroom

Educators often question how they can acquire iPods and iPads to use in their own classrooms, especially when so many districts are experiencing serious budget crunches. Many feel that that it just isn’t possible because their districts don’t have the money or don’t believe mobile technology is worth investing in. I know how you feel; I have been there. And here’s my advice: stop waiting for the district, and start taking your own steps to make the change in your […]

Mobile Reach #6 – iPod Classroom Management Tips June 22, 2011 3:27 pm

Mobile Reach #6 – iPod Classroom Management Tips

In this episode, Chad & Tammy interview Junior High School Social Studies teacher David Freeburg regarding how he uses iPod Touch devices in his classroom with students.  We cover a handful of things to think about, tricks and tips.  We also share some brief Android tablet news and review some apps that we’ve been playing with. Show Host: Chad Kafka (@chadkafka) Co-Host: Tammy Lind(@TamL17) Special guest: David Freeburg (@whizbang) Subscribe to The EdReach Podcasts on iTunes Subscribe to the EdReach […]

Who Needs Textbooks When You Can iAuthor Your Own iBooks? June 19, 2011 4:58 pm

Who Needs Textbooks When You Can iAuthor Your Own iBooks?

With more and more app developers designing innovative apps like The Elements: A Visual Exploration and Our Choice, it is clear that traditional textbooks are no longer needed as mobile learning devices become common classroom tools. Students can easily have access to updated information in a variety of different ways, whether it is through text, images, audio, or video. There is an incredible amount of content-specific apps, podcasts (have you seen iTunesU?), and eBooks available. And of course we can’t […]

10 Reasons Education Should Be EDcited About iOS 5! June 12, 2011 8:41 pm

10 Reasons Education Should Be EDcited About iOS 5!

Mobile learning is a popular topic in education right now, and Apple just took it to a new level with iOS 5, their newest operating system for the iPod touch, the iPhone, and the iPad. A new operating system means new features for iDevice users. Apple’s announcement of their upgraded operating system for iOS devices has started a new discussion with educators using them: how will these new features impact education? We are just beginning to learn about the new […]

Where is YOUR classroom? May 1, 2011 5:04 pm

Where is YOUR classroom?

Every day, I am an active participant in an amazing classroom that is filled with engaging and unique learning opportunities. I learn all kinds of information about a variety of different topics; it all depends on what I find interesting or necessary at the moment. I have access to an incredible wealth of credible resources, and I am given as much time as I need to synthesize information and determine how to best leverage it. I have opportunities to collaborate and […]

MacReach Show #11: iPhone Madness! …and Great Apple Resources April 28, 2011 8:56 pm

MacReach Show #11: iPhone Madness! …and Great Apple Resources

Kelly Dumont and Scott Meech join me for an episode filled with iPhone talk, Apple education resources, and tons of fun! Mac News Is Apple tracking you? The white iPhone is finally here! ….does anyone care? Tough Covers: How to protect your iPad from a 500ft drop out of a plane. EdMac There are so many great Apple education resources out there, we wanted to highlight a few of them: Hottest Apps Used by Apple Distinguished Educators: App Reviews by […]

MacReach Show #10: Kids and Macs April 21, 2011 6:54 pm

MacReach Show #10: Kids and Macs

Jonathan Furst and James Crawford join me this week to discuss how their students are using Apple technologies to make movies and create digital stories. Other topics discussed include: The Flow Paintbrush for touch screen devices New form of artwork with the iPad: Mobile Art Conference Frames by Tech4Learning 10 ways students can use the App of the Week and a quick tip for using your Mac more efficiently

EdCeptional Show #5: All About Sam April 20, 2011 6:52 pm

EdCeptional Show #5: All About Sam

This week Anne Truger and the EdCeptional crew welcomed Special Educational Technology Specialist, Samantha Fecich! Newswatch: School Library Journal: Talking Apps and eBooks The AAC Institute has written a position statement on iDevices and AAC along with an AACtion Point titled “iPads, AAC & Children.” The ASHA Leader – The Future at Hand: Mobile Devices and Apps in Clinical Practice – Gary Dunham Speech Therapy Moves Online Blogwatch: AT resource provider who posts all things AT! Sam’s cool tools for […]

MacReach Show #9: Mobile Learning at Its Best! April 14, 2011 8:57 pm

MacReach Show #9: Mobile Learning at Its Best!

Last week’s Mobile Learning Experience 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona was a fantastic conference filled with educators learning about how to use iPods touches, iPhones, iPads, and other mobile learning devices to change education for the better. In this episode, Tony Vincent joins me to discuss the Mobile Learning Experience, QR codes, a few of our favorite Apple technologies, and so much more… A behind the scenes look at Tony’s website: LearningInHand.com The Mobile Learning Experience Conference The Mobile Learning Experience conference RESOURCES: […]

MacReach #7: The Great iPad Debate March 24, 2011 9:22 pm

MacReach #7: The Great iPad Debate

This week’s episode is filled with great stuff! After a super crazy week, I felt compelled to start MacReach by commenting on the amazing power of PLNs and Twitter. Other topics covered in this week’s episode: Fundraising through apps??? Is Tales2Go starting a new trend in mobile learning? Using the iPad as an Interactive WhiteBoard and Dr. Tim Tyson’s iUpgrade series & YouTube Channel (including a discussion of Air Display vs SplashTop) MacReach Weekly Poll… weigh in on using the […]

iThink iCan: Using Mobile Learning Devices to Individualize Instruction March 6, 2011 3:01 pm

iThink iCan: Using Mobile Learning Devices to Individualize Instruction

If you want to make something popular these days, it seems like all you have to do is throw a little ‘i’ before your product or idea. Clearly, Apple has expertly created this hype with their iconic mastery of product branding. How did the ‘i’ become so popular? The consensus is that the original lowercase ‘i’ that first showed up in Apple’s iMac stood for ‘Internet,’ yet many people have come to associate the ‘i’ with the word ‘individual.’ It […]

MacReach Show #4: ADEs and the Evolution of Podcasting March 3, 2011 7:59 pm

MacReach Show #4: ADEs and the Evolution of Podcasting

This week, the MacReach show is Appletastic! We discuss what it means to be an Apple Distinguished Educator with Andy Crozier and Kelly DuMont. With their help, we then try to answer the question: is podcasting dead? Also covered in this week’s episode with Scott Meech and myself: The controversy over in-app purchases and subscriptions Weekly Poll: Should Apple revise their in-app subscription services policy? (Tell us what you think! Vote on EdReach now!) AppAdvice.com resource “App Challenge!” This week’s […]