Several district representatives have recently attended conferences on educational technology. Below are applications educators found useful:

Web based applications: - create word collages - not your usual presentation software - similar to facebook, provides a teacher/student environment, not open to the public - summarizes text from either a webpage or document - create a video, audio, and graphic rich blog - create custom iPad environment for learning

On the iPad, iTouch, iPhone, etc...

doceri - allows ipad use with Smart Board interface in place of buying SMART tablets
SMART Bridgit - conference app for iPad