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TechCafe – Mobile Technology Information for Parents

A recent ‘iPad for Parents’ session, offered by the Instructional Design Center at Wisconsin Lutheran College, was designed for anyone interested in learning more about mobile technology and understanding a few of the tools that schools are implementing on a large scale with students.

Recognizing Outstanding Educators

In honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week (May 7-11, 2012), Wisconsin Lutheran College and The Learning Shop have partnered to provide outstanding educators a chance to win one of six Apple iPads, each with a scholarship to WLC?s ?iPad in Education? course.

iPad in Education: Real Teacher. Real Class. Real Results.

Last year, Liz Langer, an elementary school teacher in Wisconsin, received an iPad from her school district after she expressed an interest in utilizing iPad technology to further engage her students. She enrolled in Wisconsin Lutheran College?s iPad in Education course, and has continued to research and discover remarkable ways to increase student achievement in her classroom through its use.

Going Green With Technology (Part 2)

Our Director of Digital Education presents his favorite green technologies. Green, in this case, is all about color. (Part 2 of 2)

Going Green with Technology (Part 1)

Our Director of Digital Education presents his favorite green technologies. Green, in this case, is all about color. (Part 1 of 2)

Our iPad in Education course alumni share with us their favorite classroom iPad apps.

Google Docs for Mobile Devices

Learn more about using Google Docs on a mobile device, including the iPad.

Last week, Apple announced a new vision for the future of education. The announcement featured several new educational tools designed to revolutionize classroom learning. In Wisconsin Lutheran College?s “iPad in Education” course, educators have the opportunity to develop 21st century skills, while discovering Apple?s new educational tools, including iBooks 2, iBooks Author, and iTunes U.

Utilize Twitter in the Classroom: Resources for Teachers

Harnessing the power of social networks can lead to impactful learning and increased student achievement.

Add Multimedia to Your Classroom Instruction

Teachers often lack the time to learn new software; however, students love multimedia and it can dramatically increase student achievement. This post includes two accessible solutions sure to engage students.