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    iPad in Education magazine

    I was intrigued to see a tweet about a new education magazine aimed at using iPads in school. I know it will cost some money from the NewsStand and time will tell if it is any good but I thought I'd share the link. It doesn't say whether it is focused on 1 to 1 schemes or classroom sets, but I am sure that many of the ideas in mags like this can be transposed to other tablets solutions.

    COMING SOON: The Edudemic iPad Magazine! | Edudemic

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    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook View Post
    I was intrigued to see a tweet about a new education magazine aimed at using iPads in school. I know it will cost some money from the NewsStand and time will tell if it is any good but I thought I'd share the link. It doesn't say whether it is focused on 1 to 1 schemes or classroom sets, but I am sure that many of the ideas in mags like this can be transposed to other tablets solutions.

    COMING SOON: The Edudemic iPad Magazine! | Edudemic
    Interesting as you said lot of it could be be transported to non IPad tablets as the pedagogy will be the same.

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    Sorry to bump open an old thread - just wondered if anyone had purchased the said magazine and if it was worth a look or indeed helpful?

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    I did get the first issue and have had a look through. I think it will take me more than one issue to decide whether it is worth it.

    Some of the articles seem a tad sparse and I hope they expand a bit more over the coming issues. I was half hoping that it would have more of the feel of iCreate with some hands-on tutorial time, either based on the use of devices in class or the management of devices.

    Issue 2 is now out so I'll pull that down and have a look. At 1.49 an issue I am happy to invest a little and compare it against the various websites / blogs / etc that are out there.

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    Thanks - i've just signed up for it and will take a look at the issues when released.

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    It is worth stating that the website is a good source as well, and there are a number of interesting edtech items on there too ... not quite as good as Tech&Learning but they are growing.

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