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Ovi Barcelo: 10 Things We Need to Know About Apps in the Classroom

by Ovi Barcelo Expert Educator Columnist, Spain Nowadays it is very difficult to look to the past for longer than 4 or 5 years. We think that Whatsapp, for example, has been around forever when in fact the app is only 5 years old. The same goes for Angry Birds (launched 2009) and Twitter (which was also translated to other languages starting 2009). So, what will be our apps landscape be like five years from now? Can we trust our methodology only in apps? My answer is: no.


Quick Tip Mondays- Using OneNote to Provide Student Audio Feedback

Here’s a quick video from the Microsoft Educator Network explaining how to use OneNote to give your students audio feedback on their assignments, saving you time and enabling more comprehensive, personal communication between students and teachers. [youtube] Stay tuned for more Quick Tip Videos coming every Monday! And let us know your suggestions for other Quick Tip tutorial topics you’d like to see us create. We’re always listening!