Showbie 2.0 — Everywhere, and for Everyone

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We’re incredibly excited to announce that Showbie is now available for iPhone and iPod Touch! We’ve also translated Showbie into 11 new languages, making it accessible to students and teachers all around the world. Get it free in the App Store. We’re also launching an all-new Showbie website. With a beautiful new design and an enhanced feature set, we’ve unified the web…

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Using Showbie and iTunes U

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Guest blogger Fraser Speirs is a teacher and a technologist. He designed and deployed the world’s first whole-school 1:1 iPad deployment. For more of Fraser’s ideas, check out his blog and his podcast. When iTunes U shipped in 2012, many teachers found great benefit in its ability to simplify and streamline the process of delivering…

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Using Showbie with the SAMR Model

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What is SAMR? Developed by Dr. Ruben Puentedura, SAMR is a model that supports and enables teachers to design, develop, and infuse digital learning experiences into their lessons. It stands for Substitution, Augmentation, Modification and Redefinition. Each word can be applied to a lesson or activity that incorporates technology, moving from a use that simply…

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