Using iPad Technology and iPad Apps to Increase Student Learning Grades K-6

Course Objective/Goals

The video in this course is from a live seminar by Joanne Troutner, an experienced educator, technology specialist and national trainer. You'll see Joanne review, highlight and recommend a wide range of tech tools and iPad apps with widespread appeal for both teachers and students. The course includes all of the print materials Joanne refers to in her seminar.

You'll find a wealth of practical, creative and ready-to-use strategies and ideas all perfect for using iPad® technology to enhance teaching and learning in classrooms, grades K-6. Whether you have a single iPad® or have access to iPads® for all your students, this course is packed with suggestions and demonstrations of apps and web sites that will enhance your own use of iPads® in the classroom as well maximize the learning power of this device for students.

You will learn how to:

  • Incorporate time-saving tips
  • Locate high quality apps
  • Foster students' critical thinking
  • Make best use of curriculum-based tools
  • Encourage self-directed learning

Watch an excerpt from this course:

How This On Demand Course Works

Optional Graduate Credit

Optional Brandman University Graduate Level Professional Development Credit course code: EDKU 9106


"Good course fo the IPad. I specially like the resource handbook to be able to look back"
              – V. Sammartano

"I really enjoyed the video and all the useful tools and ideas it gave me to use in my classroom. I hope to enhance the learning in th CPU lab by using some of these models. "
              – G. Thomas

"I found this course very beneficial. I will definately use this information in my classroom. I especially liked being able to work at my own pace."
              – E. Adams

"Joanne Troutner is a fantastic presenter! She has a wealth of knowledge and is able to share that knowledge. I am so thankful that I choose to take this course."
              – J. Hiltner

"Wonderful information, and the online experience allowed time to stop, revirew, try. Great way to get the information!"
              – P. McEvoy

"This is the first on line class I have ever taken. I appreciated that I could go back and revisit modules! The instructor was pleasant and very knowledgable. I loved it !!"
              – R. Weidenfeller

"This class with this particular instructor was incredible! I can't tell you how relieved I am to find out how easy it is to use the ipad in the classroom for both presentations and 1:1 use. Thank you for having such a great class. I learned so much and it was so easy to do! I am never disappointed with BER courses! "
              – K. McCloud

"There were many apps that I am already excited about trying out.  My head is spinning from all of the great tools that were given and now the only problem is how and when to implement them in the classroom.  I am excited to see my students as digital learners."
              – S. Prior


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