MacReach Show #55 – The Paperless Principal

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Guest:

A discussion with Jethro about his new book, The Paperless Principal.

No iPad Mini invitations this week. :(

New iPods released

App of the Week – A selection of apps to help you go paperless.

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MacReach Show #54 – The iWorkflow

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Meg and Kelly discuss a few different work flow scenarios for iOS devices in schools.

Apple Maps Apology

iPad Mini in a couple of Weeks

App of the Week – Evernote

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MacReach Show #52 – iTunesU and You


What is all the fuss about iTunesU all of the sudden? Meg and Kelly talk about the recent changes to iTunesU and what it means for districts, schools, and you.

Hosts:

Meg Wilson – @ipodsibilities
Kelly Dumont – @kdumont

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MacReach Show #51 – Back to School


We’re back from a late summer hiatus, with Sue Gorman joining us for a discussion on new beginnings, professional development, and what’s upcoming for Apple in the next couple of months.

 

Hosts:

Meg Wilson – @ipodsibilities
Kelly Dumont – @kdumont
Sue Gorman – @sjgorman

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MacReach Show #50: Put A Cork in it!


This week: a discussion of the ADE Global Institute held in Cork, Ireland. Mac OS 10.8 Mountain Lion released. Using Apple’s Reminder app now available on the Mac and iOS devices.

 

Hosts:

Meg Wilson – @ipodsibilities
Kelly Dumont – @kdumont
Scott Meech – @smeech

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MacReach Show #47 – Behind the Scenes of an App

This week on the MacReach Show

Collection of Steve Jobs interviews with AllThingsD now available for free on iTunes.

App of the Week: Kid’s Journal

Tip of the Week – iTunes U Course Building

Show Host(s): Meg Wilson (@ipodsibilities)
Kelly Dumont (@KDumont)
Jim O’Hagan (@jimohagan)

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MacReach Show #42: An Appsolutely Exciting Pilot

 

This week on the MacReach Show: New iPad sales through the roof. A conversation with Katie Blunt, Educational Technology Specialist for Canyons School District, and Laura Annen, 3rd grade teacher at Sunrise Elementary in CSD, about the iPad pilot that has been taking place in Laura’s class this Year.

Show Hosts: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont), Katie Blunt (@sassmasterkmb), Laura Annen

 

Sites Mentioned in the podcast:

http://sunriseipads.blogspot.com

http://ipodsinthecsdwootwoot.wikispaces.com

http://prolearning.canyonsdistrict.org/ios.html

Katie and Laura’s favorite apps:

eClicker/eClicker Host
Dropbox
Chalkboard/Doodle Buddy
Magnetic Alphabet
Puppet Pals HD
Comic Life
StickPick
Total Recall
Splashtop Whiteboard
Sock Puppets
Google Earth
Dictionary



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MacReach Show #40: Behind the Scenes of a Successful 1:1 Program

 

This week on the MacReach Show: Eric Callis joins in to offer a behind the scenes look at a successful 1:1 laptop program. Listen in to learn about everything from financing to data collection, and some excellent resources!

Show Hosts: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) and Kelly Dumont (@KDumont)

CoHost: Eric Callis (@edttw)


 


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MacReach Show #39: Mountain Lion Roars & iPad Research Exists!

This week on the MacReach Show: There is a lot to discuss with the announcement of Apple’s next Mac major software update, Mountain Lion, and the release of the Advantage 2014 Kindergarten iPad 1:1 research! Also, elementary school teachers will love the IEAR App of the Week!

Show Hosts: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) and Kelly Dumont (@KDumont)



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MacReach Show #38: Apple News & Resources

This week on MacReach: We discuss lots of Apple new, Apple resources, and an awesome app of the week!  We invite you to join in on the conversation about Apple’s impact in education as we look to the future.

Show Hosts: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) and Kelly Dumont (@KDumont)



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MacReach Show #37: The Truth About Apple’s Digital Textbooks

This week on MacReach: Kelly Dumont shares some of the ‘overlooked’ announcements from Apple’s recent release of iBooks, iTunesU, and iBook Author. Sean Junkins joins in on our conversation: do digital textbooks belong in the classroom?

…And you’ll LOVE the App of the Week!

Show Hosts: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities) and Kelly Dumont (@KDumont)

Co-Host: Sean Junkins (@sjunkins)



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MacReach Show #36: Initial Thoughts on Apple’s Eduction Event!

This week on MacReach: We share our initial thoughts about today’s Apple Education announcements… The iBooks 2 iPad app, iBook Author Mac app, and iTunesU iOS device app! With some help from Katie Krueger, Kelly and I discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly… and decide that “it’s all good!”

Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities)

Co-Hosts: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont) and Katie Krueger (@KHirt)

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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)

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MacReach Show #34: A Student’s Side of the Story

This week on MacReach: Kelly and I are joined by Ben McNaboe, a college freshman with something to say about using Apple technology to learn!

Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities)

Co-Host: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont) and Ben McNaboe (@bmcnaboe)

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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)

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MacReach Show #32: Student iPad Reflections

This week on MacReach: Andy Losik joins us to share his fifth graders’ reflections and experiences with using iPads in the classroom, followed up by some great conversations about higher ed, textbooks, and the App of the Week: VoiceThread!

Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities)

Co-Host: Kelly Dumont (@KDumont), Scott Meech (@SMeech), and Andy Losik (@MrLosik)

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MacReach Show #31: The Mobile Learning Experience!

This week on MacReach: Tony Vincent and Judi Epcke join me as we talk about the Mobile Learning Experience! Listen in for great tips on project-based learning, great apps for the classroom, and a whole bunch of fun with Siri.

Show Host: Meg Wilson (@iPodsibiities)

Co-Host: Judi Epcke (@jepcke) and Tony Vincent (@TonyVincent)

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