6 STEAM Teacher Resources & 1 for Fun

Today I’ll be spending some time with the local STEAM Society at a Science On Tap event for an evening of science, beer, and conversation. Each Science On Tap event showcases a different STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) related subject with some great interactives. The event is sponsored by Golisano Children’s Museum of […]

50 STEAM Apps for iPad: STEM + Art & Design

Innovation is closely linked to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. These subjects are collectively known as STEM and schools have widely adopted STEM curricula. However, students drawn to the visual arts and design are rarely the same students attracted to science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Students who aren’t naturally talented in STEM subjects may be disadvantaged or […]

Augmented & Virtual Reality – AR & VR Guide

A guide to Augmented Reality (AR)  and Virtual Reality (VR) in education.   Steve Bambury began exploring AR in the classroom in 2012 and VR in 2014. He recently created VirtualiTeach to share what he was learning about these new technologies.  You’ll find dozens of articles on AR & VR, including pointers to many apps and sites […]

Two Easy Ways to Improve Privacy on iPhone or iPad

On your iPhone or iPad, you’ll find settings for Privacy and Location Services. In Privacy settings you can select which apps have access to hardware such as your camera or microphone. Location Services allows apps on your device to determine and use your approximate location. Go to Settings > Privacy I’ll deal with Location Services […]

Comment Contest Complete! Winners Getting Styluses.

Congratulations to all the winners in the recent Teach About Tech site review contest. Styluses are on the way to our winners, including two from Australia! Thanks to all who sent comments and criticisms. Your feedback greatly improved the design and function of my new Teach About Tech site. Watch this space for another chance […]

Comment Contest – Win a Stylus

You could win 1 of 10 terrific microfiber styluses! Here’s how. This is version 1 of Teach About Tech™ and I want your feedback. Tell me the best features or most needed improvements. On July 1, I’ll choose 10 winners from the most useful comments received to get a brand new TruGlide microfiber tip stylus. […]