The Secret To Successfully Using iPads In Education


See on Scoop.itEducational Technology News

”…if we were to offer a set of 30 hammers and 30 iPads to a classroom full of students, we all know which tool they would choose. And while an iPad may be more fun to use at first, may have more possible applications and can provide hours of mindless use, without and end goal, challenge or obstacle to overcome, the shine quickly wears off. Tools are not inspiring, engaging or motivating. Challenges, new obstacles and knowing that you can impact some else’s thinking, perspective or understanding is inspiring, engaging and motivating. Collaborating with ones peers, problem solving and ultimately creating something to demonstrate ones capabilities or unique understanding, that is engaging.”

See on edudemic.com

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