Pages – Word processor for the iPad. Pages has everything needed to create, edit, format and share documents. $9.99.
Numbers – Spreadsheet application for the iPad. Numbers has everything needed to organize data, perform calculations, and manage lists. $9.99.
Keynote – Presentation application for the iPad. $9.99.
Evernote - MUST HAVE. Takes notes and syncs them along multiple platforms (PC, Mac, iPhone, Android, iPad, etc.) – free
Soundnote – Best way to take notes – it tracks what you type and draw while recording audio – $4.99
Blackboard Mobile Learn – will work with our new version of Blackboard (9.1)
NEWS and the iPad
Wall Street Journal – Tablet Edition – Get the latest news updates and market data throughout the day – free
USA Today - Get the latest news stories, scores, weather and photos – free
News Browser – Quick access to top news web sites – $0.99
GOOD TO KNOW
Kindle and Nook Readers – great app to have along with iBooks
Amazon free reader – located under the Kindle site – bookmark, highlight, write notes and store on the same page as correlated reading.
iGoogle – personalized Google page
Google Chrome - combines minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.
How can touchscreen devices help you as a Professor? – http://touchscreendevices.wordpress.com//tips/how-can-touchscreen -devices-help-you-as-a-professor
Kathy Schrock’s Guide for Educators – https://sites.google.com/site/schrockipad/
Wes Fryer – iPads in Education Workshop – http://wiki.wesfryer.com/Home/handouts/ipads-in-edu
Wes Fryer – iOS Apps for Productivity and Fun (iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch) http://wiki.wesfryer.com/workshops/handouts/ios