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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices.

Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices.
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices.

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English


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Apps for Instructional Exploration and Educational Gaming

5/31/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Punflay. Punflay is responsible for a wealth of apps for Prek-High School in multiple formats ranging from books and games to edutainment. In addition to showcasing kid-friendly apps and talking about the design elements in creating apps for education and young children, we will also discuss how apps like frog and rat dissection can benefit children of all ages.

Duration:00:29:19

Apps 4 Language Learners: Pedagogy and Design

5/29/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Dave Wingler, of Futaba. Futaba is part of the InKids family of apps which currently features a list of 8 apps: Flashcards for iPad, Futaba Classroom Games, Puzzle Land, Math Champ, French for Kids, Chinese for Kids, Futaba Word Games, Alphabet Blocks 3D. The app are designed for both language learners and small children. In addition to showcasing kid-friendly apps and talking about the design elements in creating...

Duration:00:36:34

Project-Based Learning in the iClassroom

5/23/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Aggie and Director of IT Services for Bastrop ISD, Bryan Doyle (Follow him @BryanPDoyle). He will be sharing how the district's technology curriculum and assessment has changed with mobile devices and a focus on project-based learning. Other highlights will include a focus on the students as teachers model, structuring a successful BYOT (Bring Your Own Technology), and resources for living in an iWorld. Check out his...

Duration:01:01:24

iLearn App Development Project

5/21/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Carlotta Eaton and representatives of the iLearn App Development Project which focuses on the theme "students creating educational games for students". We will cover the idea of gaming in education as well as the process of student-created apps. (Check out their video series). The teams, New River Community College (NRCC Games) and Radford University (Games Lab at RU), will also be sharing their journey to the app...

Duration:00:38:15

Surprisingly Educational Apps: Part 5

5/17/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of Surprisingly EDU Apps (FREE edutainment apps) & explain how they can be used in the classroom in multiple content areas & grade levels. Featured: HGPlus for iPad,Snapguide,iK Calendar FREE, iBanner!,Tom's Messenger,Mover Lite,Weatherwise,Geometry Pad,Where's My Water? Free,Make-N-Match,Family Trees, TimeTours,Lego Super Heroes Movie Maker,Philosoraptor Pro

Duration:00:49:14

Mobile Learning Recap: Sharing Innovations

5/14/2012
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Join Lisa Johnson and Yolanda Barker with guest Susan Reeves as we recap all of the innovative ideas and tools that we gleened and gathered from Mobile 2012. Topics will include customizing YouTube for educational purposes, sharing the many features Quizlet has to offer on the iPad, highlighting how to grade a Google Form with Flubaroo and the benefits of using a Google Form for a campus technology walkthrough, and showcasing how to usse the email to dropbox feature. We will also share...

Duration:01:00:05

App Development Revealed

4/30/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined two of our favorite app developers: Root-One & Morris-Cooke. Both teams will be sharing their journey to the app store, upcoming features of their apps, how students and teachers are using their apps in the classroom, and some tips for those of you who choose to embark into app development. Root-One (@Root_One) develops the apps StoryLines for Schools, StoryLines, Word Joust, X-Words, and Word Kung Fu. Morris-Cooke...

Duration:01:08:49

Mobile Learning: Jon Samuelson (iPadSammy)

4/23/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by local veteran teacher and iClassroom Educator Jon Samuelson (Follow him @iPadSammy). Jon Samuelson has been teaching for 16 years and was named Technology Teacher Leader in Anchoarge in 2005. Jon has presented multiple professional developments for teachers including "Tech Integration in the Classroom", "Twitter for Educators", "Educational Gaming", "iLearning Innovation", "$5 Apps in 45 Minutes", and "Apptivities -...

Duration:00:46:10

Mobile Learning: Kathy Burdick

4/19/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by esteemed Innovative Educator Kathy Burdick. (Follow her @iAppleLearner). Katherine has worked in the education sector for over 30 years. She actually had her start in Oak Grove elementary right here in NEISD! Kathy has held positions with Pearson, Scholastic Inc., and for the last 7 years Learning A-Z. Currently she reviews apps through her blog. Kathy Burdick also presented this past week at Mobile 2012 and has a...

Duration:00:57:04

Mobile Learning: Travis Allen iSchool & Diane Darrow

4/13/2012
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Educator & App Enthusiast Lisa Johnson will be joined by President & CEO of iSchool Initiative - Travis Allen. Travis Allen is a young visionary for Digital Learning in the classroom. Before graduating high school, Travis created a viral YouTube video on revolutionizing education in America through mobile learning. Today, Travis is a junior at Kennesaw State University (KSU), where he operates his growing non-profit organization, the iSchool Initiative. Working closely with the Students In...

Duration:01:00:08

Mobile Learning: Derek Keenan

4/9/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Technology Learning Lead and Mobile Learning expert - Derek Keenan. Derek Keenan will be presenting this week at Mobile 2012! Derek will be sharing his mobile learning research and insight as well as the informaion on the development and implementation of virtual learning environments and educational gaming and MUCH MORE!!! Derek's Mobile 2012 Presentions include: Creating and Sustaining Effective Leadership in...

Duration:00:44:02

Mobile Learning: Carl Hooker

4/5/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Eanes ISD Director of Instructional Technology Carl Hooker. He will be reflecting on his iPad 1:1 initiative, publishing content to iTunes U, as well as sharing info about TECSIG iPad Palooza. Twitter: @mrhooker

Duration:00:46:09

Mobile Learning: Tony Vincent & Felix Jacomino

4/4/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by Mobile Learning Guru Tony Vincent and Director of Technology and 1:1 iPad Implentation Felix Jacomino. Both Tony & Felix will be presenting at Mobile 2012 next week! Tony is an Organizer for Mobile 2012 and will be presenting 3 sessions focusing on the topics of Project-Based Mobile Learning and Collaboration. Twitter: @TonyVincent Felix's sessions at Mobile 2012 will include 21st Century Learning & Tools in Primary...

Duration:01:01:25

Podcasting & Podcasts

3/22/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson and Yolanda Barker will guide you through the process of how to create your own podcasts and how teachers and students can use existing iTunes podcasts in the iClassroom to support differentiated instruction, higher order thinking skills, and a flipped classroom model. We will also share some classroom ideas for creating your own podcasts as well as innovative ways to utilize exisiting podcasts to support instruction and core concepts.

Duration:00:44:27

Surprisingly Educational Apps: Part 4

3/20/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson andYolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of Surprisingly EDU Apps (free edutainment apps) and explain how they can be used in the classroom in multiple content areas and grade levels. The following FREE apps with be featured: Visual Poet, TypeDrawing for Free, For All Seasons, Sketchbook Express, Bloom!, Create-O-Mat, Fotolr Photo Studio HD, Painting with Time, Painting with Time: Climate Change, Mad Lips, Political Time Machine, and VidRhythm.

Duration:00:46:05

The 1 iPad Classroom

3/1/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined by classroom teacher Lisa Carnazzo. Lisa will share how she teaches with 1 iPad in her second grade elementary classroom including apps, ideas for learning stations and small groups, and classroom management strategies.

Duration:00:35:23

Exceptional E-Book Creators

2/23/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices paired with selected apps. Exceptional E-book Creators will highlight free apps that will allow students to produce their own books and provide classroom integration ideas for mutiple grade levels and content areas. Nine FREE apps will be featured: Story Spine, Story Kit,PictureBook, iPen Free, Demibooks Composer, Clibe, Albums FX Lite,...

Duration:00:37:27

Hot Apps 4 HOTS: From iCeption to ISBN

2/2/2012
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Educators and App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson and Yolanda Barker will be discussing their journey to the iBooks Store with "Hot Apps 4 HOTS". If you are interested in self-publishing, creating iResources for educators, or the content of the book, please tune in. This was a self-published effort by myself and Yolanda Barker and we are oh so appy and overjoyed to share it with the world. The book includes 9 step-by-step apptivities that focus on each level of Bloom's (some levels have more than...

Duration:00:34:05

Surprisingly Educational Apps: Part 3

1/26/2012
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Educators and App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson and Yolanda Barker will guide you through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices paired with the selected apps. Surprisingly Educational Apps will highlight free edutainment apps like: TurboCollage, Photo Measures Lite, Tracing Paper Lite, Skitch, String, Epic Citadel, Video Star, Word Lens, My Secret Diary, Awesome Photo Calendar Lite, QR Code Beamer and explain how they can be used in the classroom in multiple...

Duration:00:36:14

Marvelous Music with Michael

1/19/2012
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Educators & App Enthusiasts Lisa Johnson & Yolanda Barker will be joined again by Michael Benavides (a Garage Band Extraordinaire with an app-etite for music) who will be our guide through a menu of app-ealing lesson ideas, apptivities, and pedagogical practices paired with selected apps. Music 4 the Classroom will highlight free and paid apps: Groovemaker Free, Animoog $, Sound Drop, Pluto Learns Piano HD, PatternMusic MXXIV, and Musician's Practice Journal Free. Michael will also be...

Duration:00:30:06