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Wednesday, May 9

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    Apptivities
    iPad in Education articles (Scoop it)
    Teaching with iPads
    16. Articles and Use Cases with the iPad
    50 resources for iPad use in the classroom
    Using an iPad as an alternative to an interactive whiteboard
    Displaying iPad Screen Wirelessly Using a Classroom Projector
    Stop motion video - SpartaCup and an article on the project workflow.
    17. Hong Kong
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  2. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... 3. Edit or create MS Office docs: Word, PPT, Excel (requires purchase of a commercial app) Of…
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    3. Edit or create MS Office docs: Word, PPT, Excel (requires purchase of a commercial app)
    Office Suites - all connect to online cloud storage services including Dropbox, Box.net, Google Docs, etc.)
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    Go Premium (US$16.99, this is the only that allows you to edit Office 2010 docs incl.PPT files)(US$16.99)
    QuickOffice Pro HD (US$19.99)

    4. Make the Safari web browser on the iPad work productively for you
    There are a lot of useful browser apps for iPad but you cannot change the default browser as you can on a desktop/laptop. The key to productivity with Safari is social bookmarking and bookmarklets.
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  3. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... iPad Academy (iPadAcademy on YouTube) Apptivities ... (Scoop it) (free) 16. Articles a…
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    iPad Academy (iPadAcademy on YouTube)
    Apptivities
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    (Scoop it) (free)
    16. Articles and Use Cases of Creativity with the iPad
    50 resources for iPad use in the classroom
    Using an iPad as an alternative to an interactive whiteboard

    Stop motion video - SpartaCup and an article on the project workflow.
    17. Hong Kong
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Sunday, May 6

  1. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... AirSketch (free, US$9.99) - virtual whiteboard through the browser iClickr (US$9.99) - slide …
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    AirSketch (free, US$9.99) - virtual whiteboard through the browser
    iClickr (US$9.99) - slide annotation, can display your slide notes or can show (peak at) the next slide on from the one displayed on the screen via the LCD projector. Needs installtion of a free remote client.
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    and whiteboard.
    There is also a remote desktop client so you can run any software on the classroom pc/your laptop. Needs installation of a free streamer client.
    e-Lecture Producer HD (US$3.99) - create voiceover for your PowerPoint which then is saved as a movie
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    Apptivities
    iPad in Education articles (Scoop it) (free)
    16. Use Cases of Creativity with the iPad
    Stop motion video - SpartaCup and an article on the project workflow.
    17.
    Hong Kong
    MTR
    MTR Exits (free at the moment)
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    HK Mark Six HD (free)
    Toilet Rush (free)
    17.18. Track price
    AppShopper (free app with watch list, push notification of updates/price changes and most importantly gives the price history! - a lot of developers move prices up and down so it can be worth waiting depending on the history)
    Open AppShopper and perform a search for your discipline and see what comes up!
    18.19. iPad Accessories
    Apple iPad accessories (HK Store, English)
    Apple VGA Adapter (iPad 2/iPhone 4/iPod Touch 4th generation)
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  2. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... Box.net (free, 5GB) Sugarsync (free, 2GB) Otixo : (free) WebDav access to multiple online s…
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    Box.net (free, 5GB)
    Sugarsync (free, 2GB)
    Otixo : (free) WebDav access to multiple online storage services (can be used directly on your desktop and with Apple iWork Apps: Keynote, Pages and Numbers)
    Apple's release of iOS 5 in fall 2011 will include iCloud which will provide 5GB of online storage for free.
    All of these have annual paid fees for storage over the free GB amounts above.You need to install a free desktop/laptop client (Win or Mac OS X),
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    AirSketch (free, US$9.99) - virtual whiteboard through the browser
    iClickr (US$9.99) - slide annotation, can display your slide notes or can show (peak at) the next slide on from the one displayed on the screen via the LCD projector. Needs installtion of a free remote client.
    Splashtop Whiteboard (US$9.99)Presenter(US$19.99) - slide annotations can be saved as images, unlimited pages for whiteboard, lined paper or graph paper which can also be saved as images. App does not display slide notes nor the next slide. ThereSlide presentation and annotation, and whiteboard.
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    is also
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    streamer client.
    Explain Everything (US$2.99)

    e-Lecture Producer HD (US$3.99) - create voiceover for your PowerPoint which then is saved as a movie
    10. Enhance participant engagement in your presentations / teaching
    Record your screen whiteboard and share as a movie - need Apple iPad VGA cable (see 17. below) to show in class as you write/create
    ShowMe Interactive Whiteboard (free)
    Educreations (free)
    Explain Everything (US$2.99)

    Screenchomp (free, but can only post to their public site and cannot delete)
    Brushes (US$7.99, really and art app but will record all you strokes)
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Tuesday, April 24

  1. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... Google Earth (free) Hot Apps 4 HOTS (iBook) (free) Apps Taskonomy - Digging deeper into the…
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    Google Earth (free)
    Hot Apps 4 HOTS (iBook) (free)
    Apps Taskonomy - Digging deeper into the application of apps
    iTunesU - watch this video on how to power search this resource
    13. Conference Travel Related
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Monday, April 23

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    Web 2.0 Tools (Pearltree)
    Web 2.0 Tools (Conestoga High School)
    Bloom's Digital Taxonomy - Andrew Church
    Bloom's Web 2.0 Taxonomy

    LEARNING TASK - Reflections on Your Experience
    Instructions
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  2. page Being Productive With Your iPad edited ... NASA (free) Google Earth (free) Hot Apps 4 HOTS (iBook) (free) iTunesU - watch this video…
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    NASA (free)
    Google Earth (free)
    Hot Apps 4 HOTS (iBook) (free)
    iTunesU - watch this video on how to power search this resource
    13. Conference Travel Related
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  3. page Technology Support for Active Learning Pedagogies edited ... eLearning Maturity Model (EMM) The 100 Best Web2.0 Tools Web 2.0 tools based on Bloom's dig…
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    eLearning Maturity Model (EMM)
    The 100 Best Web2.0 Tools
    Web 2.0 tools based on Bloom's digital taxonomy
    Google Apps and Tools meet Bloom's revised Taxonomy
    Apps in K-12 Education
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  4. page Using the iPad to Support Academic Research edited ... (Article with links) 20 Best Websites To Download Free EBooks Bibliographic (referencing) app…
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    (Article with links) 20 Best Websites To Download Free EBooks
    Bibliographic (referencing) apps
    Papers (US$14.99 -(US$14.99, 40% student
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    PDFs
    Sente (US$19.99_ -(US$19.99, Sente Viewer
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    with research colleaguescolleagues)
    Mendeley Lite
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    web-based service), can be coupled with
    ZotPad (US$5.99, viewing your references from Zotero but no editing/adding/deleting)
    Make the Safari web browser on the iPad work productively for you
    There are a lot of useful browser apps for iPad but you cannot change the default browser as you can on a desktop/laptop. The key to productivity with Safari is social bookmarking and bookmarklets.
    Read later function built into Safari browser.
    ReadPocket (formerly Read It LaterLater) (free and
    Instapaper (US$4.99, should become redundant with iOS 5)
    Diigo - Diigo app (free) - diigo bookmarklet
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    8:34 pm

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