In my travels, both in and out of schools, I often encounter adults who are seemingly held back in their use of iOS devices. I notice it more with iPads in schools and it is very common to hear a teacher say that they haven't been shown how to use an app. A lot of us grew up in an age where you really wanted to be sure you knew what [...]
This is mesmerising to watch. It is supposedly a real-time visual representation of what people are searching for on Google. After watching for a couple of minutes, I have learned a few things: Prancercise is a thing, and it is hilarious Michele Bachman's resignation announcement is a really big deal in the States I have no idea who Chrissy Teigen is I miss having American basketball on our TV channels, but [...]
'Tubular' is a term I tend to associate with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles but it turns out tubalr is also an awesome web service for compiling and sharing YouTube videos. I came across this tool several months ago, and have been using it as a kind of online jukebox ever since. I had been typing a musician's name into the search box and listening to whatever YouTube videos came up. After [...]
I wanted to share a recent experience I had with Twitter. I am a relatively new convert to Twitter and have managed to gain a lot of amazing information from it. This is one of the first times I reached out to someone in my network for help. I was not disappointed. I use MindNode on my iPad for so many things. I especially use it for planning workshops and collecting [...]
Did you know that 39% of 2-4 year olds have used a mobile smart device and more than half of all 5-8 year olds. Access to mobile technology is reaching further and further as it becomes more mobile that ever. Check out this infographic for more crazy facts about Apple's impact on education.