Category Archives: I-Pad

Subtext – the Best eBook Reader App

This post, written by Matthew Winkler (South Kent School), is another in a series of posts written by members of the CAIS Commission on Technology at their annual planning retreat.  You’ve switched from hard copy books to ebooks on your … Continue reading

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iPad as #dyslexiatech

Originally posted on The road to learning:
My students are amazing learners.  Seeing the growth they make each day brings a smile to my face.  They have struggled and yet have found the perseverance within themselves to tackle the challenges…

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I-Pad Unconference—One Size Fits All for Professional Learning

Sign up details, for October 1, 2013, I-Pad Unconference: http://www.caisct.org/RelId/636754/ISvars/default/October_1%2c_2013.htm The Commission of Professional Development has come to embrace the design of the unconference model because it meets the needs of professional learning in a dynamic way and fosters great connections among … Continue reading

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CAIS Too Many Tools Event A Great Success! – Here are the notes…

Too Many Tools Event Dec 13th, 2012 Sponsored by the CAIS Commission on Technology, Too Many Tools was a wonderful glimpse into some of the current technologies that impact classroom teaching. Google Apps and Formative Assessment presented by David Saunders … Continue reading

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Don’t miss “Too Many Tools, Too Little Time!”

It’s that time of year again!  Time to register for the CAIS Annual Pizza Dinner!! Read about last year’s sell out event HERE! Too Many Tools, Too Little Time Thursday, December 13, 2012 Hamden Hall Country Day School Beckerman Athletic … Continue reading

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Why an iPhone App for Participation?

What is more central to the student experience in school than participation? Participation is often limited to raising one’s hand and speaking. This definition however limits the class to those students who don’t mind speaking in front of an entire … Continue reading

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Bring Your I-Pad to the “Unconference” Portion of our Upcoming Event

The “Unconference” portion of last year’s What Works is Worth Sharing: Teachers Sharing with Teachers event involved all attendees collaborating and learning from each other with an eclectic array of topics. There was a great buzz in the room as … Continue reading

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