Category Archives: Blog

How to enable “Guided Access” on your iOS device

Guest Post by Rachel Madel Stuck in a technology tug-of-war with your students? I felt the same way. I realized the enormous power of utilizing technology for educational purposes, but I struggled when children became so fixated on a screen that it turned from education tool to education roadblock. That was before I realized the…
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A Leap With ALICE

Disruption In the Classroom Augment. Discover. Exchange. “Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland A Leap With Alice Pioneering the leap in creative education that teachers and students have long been waiting for, Leap With Alice is a revolutionary tool for passionate educators -…
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The Facebook Controversy ~ Educational Sector Responds

Last week for EdAppTalk we discussed the controversy surrounding Facebook and all of the issues that have surfaced. It was announced that initial figures estimating Facebook breached personal data on 50 million users, was incorrect and it was closer to 87 million, and all without direct consent! The famed social media company has been involved in a number…
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How to Avoid Hearing that your Kids are Bored this Summer

How to Avoid Hearing that Your Kids Are Bored This Summer Break Being out of school for the summer is exciting for many kids. The only issue that arises is that kids often get bored within a very short period of time, which can lead to them doing things they know that they are not…
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4 Factors Teachers Should Be Mindful Of When Introducing Learning Management Systems

4 Factors Teachers Should Be Mindful Of When Introducing Learning Management Systems Learning Management Systems (LMSs) cover a lot of ground. They can be used as assessment tools, for course evaluation, to administer quizzes, and to manage courses among many other functions. As a result, every vendor offers different functionalities with different terminology and different…
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Trustworthy Freelance Speech Writing: the Best Methods to Detect One

Trustworthy Freelance Speech Writing: the Best Methods to Detect One Using this guide, you will learn essential prompts on how to choose a really dependable freelance speech writing. Share some helpful points with friends! The Best Ways to Spot a Reliable Freelance Speech Writing Service At times, we cannot cope with some tasks and are…
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Top-7 online tools to increase your productivity while writing your thesis

Top-7 online tools to increase your productivity while writing your thesis Thesis writing isn’t something you are going to do like a narrative story.  You have to dig up as much information as you can before thinking about getting down to business.  What’s more is that your writing must be exceptionally meticulous. You wouldn’t, for…
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Educational App Criteria Checklist

Educational App Criteria Checklist Apps that have a wide range of productivity and versatility are the only apps that should be present on a mobile device used by students.  In a perfect world, all educational apps should have the following criteria: Multifaceted- scaffolding and differentiation should be provided within the app and incorporate several levels of learning…
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