One of the hardest things with using the iPad in the classroom is finding the time to go through all of the apps in the iTunes Store listed under the education banner. We have started to list some of the apps we've found under each of the Key Learning Areas.
Reimagine the Classroom:
Here is an excellent way to utilise the iPad in your classroom. Put together by Cyndi Danner-Kuhn over at technologybitsbytesnibbles. This is the sort of workflow advice that teachers using iPad in the classroom needs.
Creating a global learning community with the best teachers in the world. Easily record interactive lessons on your iPad and share them instantly online – reach more students, more easily. ShowMe is an open learning community where anyone can create and share instructional content.
Teachers and experts can reach more students and showcase their expertise.
Students can watch lessons for free, plus ask questions and collaborate.
ShowMe brings together great instructors and motivated students under one roof.
The app is in beta, so you have to sign up to receive an invitation to get the app. I am waiting for my invite now.
Clif has a great video that will show you what the app does.
“ShowMe makes it possible to easily record interactive lessons on your iPad and share them online. It’s simple and intuitive and is the type of technology that can revolutionize the way we teach, provide support, and individualize instruction. Here is a quick video demonstration.”