iPads in Libraries–TXLA13

Thanks to all who joined for a discussion of iPads and libraries at the Texas Library Association conference in Fort Worth this weekend.   iPads in Libraries TXLA 2013 More PowerPoint presentations from C Foote A list of apps I mentioned are here, along with a PDF file for easy downloading to your iPad.    And the notes from the Today’s Meet chat room during the session are here. Another resource is the EanesWifi blog that we kept as we went through the pilot process; […]

iPad pilot: Year Two

In their most recent issue, School Library Journal featured our iPad pilot in the article, iPads for Everyone.   As we are entering year two of a 1:1 deployment, I notice interesting changes, (which I’ve also written about in Internet @ Schools).  Most significantly, I see iPads becoming just another tool in our students backpacks.   Chris Lehmann often comments that technology should be “ubiquitous and invisible”–just a part of student learning.  More and more, instead of focusing on the “iPads” and apps, I see teachers […]