The iPad just celebrated its third birthday! Apple’s tablet computer has dramatically changed how people are accessing information and creating content via mobile technology. While the iPad has done amazingly well for Apple in the consumer market, it has also been equally successful, if not more so, in the world of education. The iPad provides …Read more at the full article: Digital First Impact Grant
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One of the most exciting changes for this year’s Innovate conference is its expansion – a whole new half-day (March 27) added exclusively for hands-on implementation.
Here’s how it will work:
Same spaces, new setup.
Day 2 will take place in the 4-H Center, the same venue as Day 1. Four breakout spaces used in Day 1 will …Read more at the full article: Innovate Day 2 Preview
iTunes U is an educational content distribution system for digital learning materials. Educators can post videos, audio recordings, PDFs, eBooks, and apps in an iTunes U course for access by their local students and a global audience. iTunes U is free to all users and can be accessed on any computer via iTunes and on …Read more at the full article: iTunes U: Resources for Educators
Apple’s iTunes U gives learners a convenient podcast style experience with vetted instructors at the university level. There is a wealth of information, and it is not exclusive to Apple customers. TunesViewer is a free app for Android that allows users to browse content in iTunes U.
The democratization of content allows great instructors to reach more …Read more at the full article: iTunes U on Android
On August 7th and 8th, the Digital First initiative invited 12 faculty members from across the University to attend an intensive 2-day iTunes U Bootcamp to develop digital course materials for Ohio State students and learners across the globe. This team of faculty spent two days working in Apple’s Chicago office, editing course materials and designing …Read more at the full article: First Digital First iTunes U Bootcamp was a success!
Ohio State University faculty have a new tool for distributing digital content to students: iTunes U Course Manager. iTunes U Courses are an online collection of images, video, audio, links, and documents created and managed by faculty. Students can access collections through their computer with iTunes software, or with Apple mobile devices using the free …Read more at the full article: Using iTunes U and Course Manager at OSU
In January, Apple announced two publishing tools designed to deliver content to IOS based iPads, iPods, and iPhones. Today we’ll look at one. Course Manager is a web based design tool to create educational content for these IOS devices. An author with connections to a school or university can create a package of materials for …Read more at the full article: Course Manager and the iTunes App at OSU