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12 Characteristics Of An iPad-Ready Classroom

12 Characteristics Of An iPad-Ready Classroom by Terry Heick Implementing iPads isn’t exactly a just-add-water proposition. While they’re wondrous little devices capable of enchanting learners for hours, to get the learning results you’re likely after will take planning, design, and reflection. It can help to start out by asking yourself some important questions, such as …

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What Education Can Learn From Video Games

So recently this idea of “gamification[1]” has been jumping around in my head. There’s something simultaneously immature and brilliant about it, but I haven’t been sure exactly what. The Role of Video Games First, the easy part. As with all media forms, video games have long lived in isolation. As primarily an independent experience, others …

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