Five Ways to Waste the Potential of iPads in Schools

edudemicCheck out this Edudemic blog post, 5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make with iPads (and How to Correct Them). The article focuses on how schools are using iPads, the common management errors that occur, and how to do better if iPads are to help teachers teach and develop their students into better 21st Century learners.

Here are the specific topics, but head on over to Edudemic to check out the details.

  1. Focusing on content apps
  2. Lack of teacher prep in management of classroom iPads
  3. Treating the iPad as a computer and expecting it to serve as a laptop
  4. Treating iPads as multi-user devices
  5. Failing to communicate compelling answers to the questions, “Why iPads?”

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