Tech Tools

We've concluded our first Tech Tools - a class offered to staff and faculty as a professional development opportunity. We had a wonderful group of people learning about tablets, iPads, Smartphones, the differences of devices, about Social media, and why it's important to know which company produced what operating system. Those who walked in technophobes … Continue reading Tech Tools


Next Generation of Digital Books

Software developer Mike Matas demos the first full-length interactive book for the iPad -- with clever, swipeable video and graphics and some very cool data visualizations to play with. The book is "Our Choice," Al Gore's sequel to "An Inconvenient Truth."


Is anyone out there using an iPad for instruction?  There's a lot of interest on our campus about iPads (I have one myself), but when I try to pin down the actual uses in education... I often don't get answers.  I've heard there are apps for this and that, but which specific apps are being used, … Continue reading iPad?