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4 times you should never use the iPad Comments Off on 4 times you should never use the iPad

4 times you should never use the iPad

Posted by on Jul 19, 2013 in Ipad App

For the entire week, we’ve been discussing iPads, and I’m certain the use of technology with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder and other developmental delays will show up again and again on this site. I am an advocate for using technology with all students, but a stronger advocate for using it appropriately.

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7 app developers you can trust Comments Off on 7 app developers you can trust

7 app developers you can trust

Posted by on Jul 18, 2013 in Ipad App

Earlier this week I mentioned the number of “educational” apps available (about 20,000 on iTunes alone!) Just like we have book publishers or authors that we follow, I have found some app developers that I trust for working with students with special needs.

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The single most important question to ask before using the iPad with a student Comments Off on The single most important question to ask before using the iPad with a student

The single most important question to ask before using the iPad with a student

Posted by on Jul 15, 2013 in Ipad App

As special educators, we are frequently working with students who are one or more years behind their typically developing peers. Efficient teaching is of the highest priority for us. So every time I introduce the iPad as a teaching tool, I have to ask myself “Is the iPad the most efficient way for me to teach this right now?”

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A Note on Apps in Education Comments Off on A Note on Apps in Education

A Note on Apps in Education

Posted by on Jun 21, 2013 in Ipad App

If it’s not clear by now, I love games, toys, and the iPad. I have found a wide range of uses for including my iPad in teaching. That being said…

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