Posts Categorized: Featured App

Manage Paper Like a Boss – Turn your iPad into a Document Scanner

Manage Paper Like a Boss – Turn your iPad into a Document Scanner

Manage Paper Like a Boss – Turn your iPad into a Document Scanner OK, I’ll Say It: I Hate Managing Paper Efficiently dealing with paper has been something I’ve struggled with throughout my entire teaching career. I’m not implying that paper doesn’t have a place in education; it certainly does. I just don’t like managing it…. Read more

What’s New with iPads in the Classroom? 
March 2018

What’s New with iPads in the Classroom? 
March 2018

What’s New with iPads in the Classroom? What I’m Excited About from Apple’s March 2018 Special Event Apple shared some exciting news for those of us who use iPads in the classroom at their special event at Lane Tech College Prep High School in Chicago. You can watch the keynote at here. Here’s a Quick… Read more

How to Scan QR Codes with Google Chrome for iOS

How to Scan QR Codes with Google Chrome for iOS

How to Scan QR Codes with Google Chrome for iOS If Google Chrome is your preferred browser on your iPad or iPhone, scanning QR codes can be a frustrating experience. Unfortunately you can’t change your default browser in iOS, so any QR codes you scan will open in Safari. Chrome for iOS now has a… Read more

iOS 11 – Six New iPad Features You Need to Know

iOS 11 – Six New iPad Features You Need to Know

iOS 11 – Six New iPad Features You Need to Know Many of the new features in iOS 11 are incredibly useful for increasing productivity for teachers and students. Unfortunately these feature are easy to overlook. Here are my top six iOS 11 features teachers and students need to know about. A Huge Keyboard Improvement… Read more

iPad Accessibility Apps – Level The Playing Field

iPad Accessibility Apps – Level The Playing Field

iPad Accessibility Apps – Level The Playing Field The iPad’s built-in accessibility features are amazing for empowering all learners. Here’s a round-up of iPad Accessibility Apps to further help level the playing field. Part 1: Vision Part 2: Hearing Part 3: Speech Part 4: Physical and Motor Part 5: Learning and Literacy Part 1: Accessibility… Read more

Mathematics Apps – 40 Teacher Recommended Apps for Math

Mathematics Apps – 40 Teacher Recommended Apps for Math

Mathematics Apps – 40 Teacher Recommended Apps for Math What are your favorite math apps? Please share on social media or in the comments below. Math App Graveyard The apps below were originally featured in this post. They are no longer available on the app store. Motion Math MyScript Calculator Pick-a-Path     Copyright secured by DigiproveDon’t Miss… Read more

Make Your Own Music and Music Videos with Ditty

Make Your Own Music and Music Videos with Ditty

Make Your Own Music and Music Videos with Ditty Educational songs and music videos are a time-tested way to engage students in learning. From School House Rock to Flocabulary, students love learning from songs. Ditty is a free app for iOS and Android that is designed to let you make your own music and music… Read more

A Simple, Effective, Free Spelling App

A Simple, Effective, Free Spelling App

A+ Spelling Test A+ Spelling Test is a great app to make studying spelling lists more engaging and effective. Note: It’s only available on iOS at this time. You can add your own spelling lists in minutes by typing words and recording yourself saying them. Setting up your lists is quick and easy. Students can… Read more