Digital Education

Digital Education

A simple concept; would scores and quality of education improve if we gave 3rd graders an iPad

Inside the School Silicon Valley Thinks Will Save Education | WIRED 06/05/2015

AltSchool is a decidedly Bay Area experiment with an educational philosophy known as student-centered learning

Inside the School Silicon Valley Thinks Will Save Education | WIRED AltSchools are more than schools. They’re mini-research and development labs, where teachers and engineers are developing the formula for 21st-century education.

What Students Think About Using iPads in School 17/02/2014

Improve our education system? Invest in Technology is the first step. Great Insights from these students

What Students Think About Using iPads in School Students weigh in on how devices change what happens in class, how they think about learning and how they organize their school work.

Pearson Education Third Grade Science 13/08/2013

This prototype APP of ours has been downloaded over 10,000 times (wow...)

Pearson Education Third Grade Science Get Pearson Education Third Grade Science on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Think you have it hard? These are children living in poverty in India, who are eager to receive an education

Timeline photos 22/05/2013

Next Question Please ...!

17/05/2013

Social Media and the potential with Education

Apple - Essa Academy 14/05/2013

While I don't think I have the extra bandwidth to focus on education my dream would be to build a school like this in Chicago

Apple - Essa Academy Hands on learning with iPad

04/05/2013

Timeline Photos

22/10/2012

"total PC education shipments fell by 13.9 percent, during the same period, Apple sold nearly 1 million iPads to schools"

iPad Mini event to include education push, report says The company is reportedly often meeting with schools to discuss the iPad's appeal. Read this article by Don Reisinger on CNET News.

Parents And Teachers Show Overwhelming Support For Technology In Education, Poll Finds 15/09/2012

While the use of technology in the classroom has been on the rise across the country, low-income schools in particular have found themselves on the wrong end of the digital divide...

Parents And Teachers Show Overwhelming Support For Technology In Education, Poll Finds A recent poll by the Leading Education by Advancing Digital Commission has found that the vast majority of K-12 teachers and parents support greater use of technology in education, and believe that school systems should do more to improve access. The poll, which surveyed 883 parents and 812 public K...

20/01/2012

Only about 6% of education-textbook sales will be digital this year, up from 3% in 2011, according to textbook distributor MBS Direct Digital, but that is expected to rise to more than 50% by 2020.

20/01/2012

Apple managed to sign up McGraw-Hill, Pearson and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: three publishing houses that comprise 90% of the textbook publishing in the U.S. These are the guys with the keys to the kingdom. They already publish the board-of-education-certified tomes.

Apple unveils iBooks 2 for digital textbooks (live blog) 20/01/2012

Rather excited Apple finally sees the world my way; every grade should have an iPad, time for the book to die. It's been a good run but the book isn't logical anymore

Apple unveils iBooks 2 for digital textbooks (live blog) Company announces today iBooks 2, a 'new textbook experience' for the iPad and Apple's attempt to bury traditional schoolbooks. Read this blog post by Josh Lowensohn on Apple.

12/12/2011

Why Google + Will Work for Higher Ed 08/11/2011

Why Google + Will Work for Higher Ed If I’ve learned anything from two weeks spent playing around in Google+, it’s that when it becomes available, this service can work for higher education.

30/10/2011

You can follow me on twitter (I don't know why over 2,500 downloaded the free APP on iTunes. It's a prototype; simple concept; 3rd grade science "how plants grow" can it improve ?

Timeline photos 26/10/2011
Timeline photos 26/10/2011

My sons report card.. What's wrong with this report ...?

Timeline photos 23/10/2011

Revolutionizing textbooks may seem a bit ho-hum by Jobs’ standards, but it’s pretty clear that Jobs was passionate about the U.S. education system, and felt this country was falling behind. While digital textbooks may not have the s*x appeal of the iPad itself, something of that nature could ultimately prove to be the most disruptive in the long run.

A Magazine Is an iPad That Does Not Work... 19/10/2011

Still wonder if kids should be learning on the iPad..?

A Magazine Is an iPad That Does Not Work... Technology codes our minds, changes our OS. Apple products have done this extensively. The video shows how magazines are now useless and impossible to unders...

Pearson Education Third Grade Science for iPad on the iTunes App Store 11/10/2011

The hypothesis was simple; would third grade scores go up simply by making their current book more interactive. All data from other such studies suggest it will. No one has tackled third grade fearing their lack of understanding of technology. Ask anyone who has a child and owns an iPhone or iPad; they know how to use them and love them. They love to learn.

Pearson Education Third Grade Science for iPad on the iTunes App Store Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Pearson Education Third Grade Science on the App Store. Download Pearson Education Third Grade Science and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Jobs's Wife Backs Education Causes 10/10/2011

This past spring, Apple set up a program to collect first-generation iPads from consumers who were upgrading to the iPad 2 and donate them to Teach for America corps members. Apple dedicated space to the campaign in its store windows and was able to offer iPads to more than 9,000 teachers.

Jobs's Wife Backs Education Causes Apple co-founder Steve Jobs spoke very little in public about philanthropy, but the activities of his wife, Laurene Powell Jobs, paint a picture of a family deeply involved in supporting education reform, women's issues and other causes.

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