App Update: Brand New iTunes U

iTunes U is a terrific tool for creating your own course and easily distributing materials to students.  It lets teachers set up a course that can be accessed on an iPad.  Students can watch, read and listen to a variety of multimedia organized by their teacher.  It’s a great choice for flipping your classroom and keeping students on…

ReadyRosie: Powerful Parent Engagement Video Tool

I’ve had the pleasure of working with LitWorld this year – a wonderful nonprofit organization in New York City.  One of the resources we’ve shared with the parents who are part of their intergenerational iPad literacy program is ReadyRosie. ReadyRosie is a fantastic parent engagement tool that sends videos straight to parents once a day.  In these…

Adobe Sketch on iPads: Dynamic Art & Design Tool

I recently shared Sketchbook Express, a fantastic free app for drawing on iPads.  If you are looking for another high quality creation tool you’ll want to check out Adobe Sketch.  It’s a dynamic tool that provides lots of neat features for students.  Students can easily share and save their work and even connect to a pen…