Peg Tyre writes at TakePart that enthusiasm over iPads and tablets in the classroom might be premature — or wrong.
Dec 11, 2013 ... A third of Quebec students surveyed about using iPads in class admitted ... study based on the experiences of more than 6,000 tablet-toting kids. ... that so far, teachers have generally not been well prepared to teach with tablets. ... and were still using paper textbooks, while many assignments were still be ...
Feb 15, 2016 ... Much of the work done on iPads in the classroom is anecdotal and practitioner ... Research says that kids are digital natives too (Prensky, 2006).
Dec 2, 2015 ... “My lively little kids stopped talking and adopted the bent-neck, ... thought of their very own iPads to take home every night and bring to school every day. ... That was the first of many moments when I wished I could send the iPads back. ... Veteran teachers of tablet-friendly classrooms will tell you that these ...
Feb 18, 2013 ... Check out just how much of an influence studies show iPads in the ... Classroom technology like iPads really does make an incredible learning ...
Dec 10, 2013 ... ... like the size of the solar system, that traditional methods struggle to teach. ... But what we were testing is, does the iPad actually allow you to simulate ... The research suggests that tablets could aid the study of many scientific ... "So if kids can learn in schools today using the same tools that they will use in ...
Apr 1, 2015 ... What do these mobile devices really add, though? ... used more educational games or simulations to teach lessons. ... Of course there's a price associated with schools purchasing the technology (and bringing teachers up to speed). .... her students to design classroom rule sets for working with the iPads.
Aug 5, 2014 ... Four years after Apple introduced its popular tablet, many districts are switching to laptops. ... asking: Is the iPad really the best device for interactive learning? ... a comparative pilot, giving iPads to 200 kids and Chromebook laptops to an ... The students in Harmsen's class had been on Hillsborough's iPad ...
Jan 8, 2014 ... Meet the experts: children often find tablets more instinctive than adults. .... " Really not very much at all at this point," says Kaufman (his BabyLab plans to publish .... They can teach you." ... "I'm in your classroom then," I say.