Will iPad2 Be Used in Education?

As techonlogy is improving, more teachers have started using electronic devices for classrooms.  Also there are few programs that came out from online app store such as SAT vocabulary and TOFEL vocabulary, which are very helpful.

The question is:  “Will iPad2 Be Used in Education?” Personal answer is “yes”.   Why?  Because those programs have already been used for a while and they work really well.  Currently and in the future, additional creative things will continue to appear in the world and it will continue to be useful in the classroom setting.

Example news from the United Kingdom…

The school couldn’t afford enough laptops to make a meaningful difference, but the iPod touch was considered, since internet access was a big factor. “We realised the iPod touch was cheap enough to give one to everybody,” says Fraser, “but teachers had issues with what it couldn’t do.”

At the time, the iPod touch couldn’t output to a projector nor connect to a mechanical keyboard, but the school nonetheless continued forming its plans. And then the iPad arrived.

Read additional information at:  Techradar.com

Private Boarding School Offers SEO Class

Canyonville Christian Academy is one of the few private high schools that offers Internet marketing as a pre-professional class.

Internet Marketing/SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

Students are introduced to the ever-changing field of Internet Marketing. This pre-professional class covers:  Beginning Search Engine Optimization; Social Media Optimization-what is Social Media and how can it help businesses; Realtime Marketing – using Twitter, Facebook, YouTube; WordPress Web Design – Beginner and Advanced; Content Management; Marketing Vehicles for online web-presence; and Time Management skills.  Students completing this class will be prepared to market small businesses.