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This is a great resource for 1:1 computing classrooms!  Check it out at

Here is an excerpt:

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Read “Kindergarteners Who Share iPads Score Higher on Achievement Tests”  at

And the answer is -drumroll- yes!


The researcher found that kindergartners who share iPads with their classmates significantly outscore their peers on achievements tests compared to kindergarten classrooms with no iPads or classes with iPads for each student.

  • Word Lens – translates signs
  • Soople – sits on top of google – search engine
  • Wordle – use it to assess documents like resumes, etc. to show which words or themes are used most frequently
  • Tagxedo – upload picture and words conform to picture
  • Twitter – class sites –  give to student to tweet out some of what is being discussed in class
  • Twijector – just show me this hashtag – so students can tweet and you can then just go to that hashtag and see what they are asking about
  • ‘What happens in an internet minute?’ – find the picture
  • – creates infographics
  • – creates infographics
  • Infogram– creates infographics
  • Supermemo – help you remember things
  • – creates flashcards, assesses your forget curve
  • Duolingo – language tool and social – forget curve
  • The Mixxer – language tool
  • GeoGuessr – shows picture from somewhere in the world and you guess where it is and it shows you how close you are..
  • Poll Everywhere
  • Edistorm – Crowd Sourcing – online strategizing – yellow sticky notes – vote on notes
  • Zite / Flipboard – develops your personal magazine
  • Pocket – offline viewing
  • Easybib – APP – citation generator – phone snaps pic of isbn and you get the reference
  • Starwalk
  • Spyglass
  • Wikitude
  • Evernote Peek
  • Todoist – To Do List
  • Ifthisthenthat – – app
  • Look for research from Harvard related to synchronous communication in online classes
  • Trello – small group to project management
  • Go2Web20

If you are not sure, check out this free downloadable resource that you may use at your school:

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~ Educational Technology and Mobile…