Welcome to Apps in Education.
Apps in Education has been set up to support the use of Apps in learning. The site primarily focusses on the use of iPad and Mac apps.
You can follow us via @apps_education on Twitter.
Having spent a lot of time meeting with colleagues from a number of schools over the last few weeks I’m frequently asked which Apps are worth investigating. Here are a few that come recommended:
Create your own mind maps at MindMeister
Alternatively you can check out the map on Mindmeister: http://www.mindmeister.com/214791327?t=64ppYvJoYP
Want a quick and easy way to move files from a USB memory stick an iPad? Then take a look at CloudFTP. By plugging in a USB stick to a CloudFTP device you can distribute files to your students. It’s also possible to simultaneously stream videos to 3 iPads. The device also allows you to stream videos to up to 3 devices. You can pick one up from Amazon for £81.57 (on Oct 8th 2012) .
Asda (in the UK) are currently selling £25 iTunes vouchers for £20.