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Academic ceremonial celebrates the cliquishness of education, even when its rituals are rehearsed by the most inclusive and dispersed of universities. Gowned Seniors process to dignified music, accompanied by a glistening mace and inspiring orations, and the long stream of successful students shake an official hand to mark their admission to the ranks of the learned. 473 more words

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iTunes U Version 3 - Annotating and Submitting Student Work

I have had a very quick play with the new tools in iTunes U V3, it has now become a more of a complete place for educators to… 365 more words

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Apple’s iTunes U gets 1-to-1 discussions, importing from other apps, PDF annotations, grade book, more

Apple’s iTunes U service, a resource for teachers to create and manage educational content for students on iPad, is today receiving a big update that brings a long list of highly requested features. 171 more words

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danielmgarcia reblogged this on mr. dan and commented:

So, this is nice. PDF Annotations means iTunes U can really be a one stop shop for offline resources (students can submit work when back on Wifi). 1:1 conversations with students also opens up a great new discussion platform. For me, I am looking forward to seeing how this can be used as a way to deliver specialised courses (such as a wellbeing program) that normally have a lot of the dreaded 'hand-out sheet' The 1:1 conversations could then allow some private feedback and conclusion in an easy way to both teacher and student. Timely, as I am working on this right now... Will keep you posted. D. More details on the new iTunes U site here.

Apple’s iTunes U gets 1-to-1 discussions, importing from other apps, PDF annotations, grade book, more

Apple’s iTunes U service, a resource for teachers to create and manage educational content for students on iPad, is today receiving a big update that brings a long list of highly requested features. 171 more words

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Apple Adds New Features to iTunes U

Apple is preparing a significant upgrade to its iTunes U educational catalog on Thursday to help teachers communicate with students, handle homework and incorporate educational apps into their course materials. 335 more words

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Arts of Japan

I am a serious fan of Itunes U. It was only a couple of years ago that learning, going to school, going to university especially was a once-in-a-lifetime-experience, and for many people (for various reasons) not even once. 371 more words

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Making It Easy Isn't Easy


Walking into classrooms and seeing learning in action is always a great pleasure. I am seeing a range of activity which I wouldn’t have imagined could become a reality just three short years ago. 1,520 more words

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