2011 is the year of the tablet! With the release of the new iPad2 and Blackberry Playbook, consumer demand for mobile computing has never been higher. The education community has taken notice of the arrival of the tablet as well. Nearly all industry experts agree that mobile devices and applications top the list for emerging trends in education in 2011. Will the tablet be the disruptive technology some hope it will or will it be another passing fad? Given the increasing affordability of mobile devices and advances in cloud computing, most will argue that the tablet and mobile computing will be the catalyst for change in the classroom.
If you’re a believer and a teacher check out this list of 10 Excellent iPad Applications for Teachers from www.EmergingEdTech.com guest writer Paula Dierkens. Be sure to check out the original post to find out how these apps may come in handy in your classroom!
- QuickVoice Recorder
- Things for iPad
- Pages for iPad
- Numbers for iPad
- Goodreader for iPad
- Mobile Air Mouse
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