What's the future of iPads in schools?

From EducationDrive by  Kate Schimel URL: http://www.educationdive.com/news/whats-the-future-of-ipads-in-schools/401354/ The debacle in Los Angeles and changing tech have shifted focus from the once-popular device The iPad used to hold an exciting spot in education administrators’ minds. One-to-one programs that paired all teachers and students with an iPad gained traction. One educational technology expert called them the “cool, sexy device” that everyone wanted.…

The Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration

From TeachThought by Noah Kravitz URL: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/solving-the-ipad-riddle-1/ The Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration by Noah Kravitz Background In lieu of being incredible pieces of hardware with significant learning potential, iPad adoption has produced uneven learning results thus far. In some cases, they enchant learners and encourage practice, creativity, and collaboration, while in other settings they offer up…