Share Paper: Using iPod Touch and iPad Educational Apps in the Classroom

  1. Deborah Watlington, Tennessee Technological University, United States
Tuesday, March 8 1:30 PM-2:30 PM Bellmeade

Abstract: Educators are looking free resources that help enhance instruction in the classroom. Appleā€™s iTunes has thousands of free educational Apps that are downloadable for use on the iPod touch and the iPad.Teachers may have downloaded any number of Apps only to find they are useless for educational purposes. The presenter with another researcher, evaluated the top 100 free iPod Touch Educational Apps on iTunes and has just completed iPad Educational App research to add to the previously completed iPod Touch work . Each researcher downloaded the App, tested it, and rated it on the Haugland Developmental Scale. Finally, recommendations based ...