Hey everyone! I’m Julie from The Techie Teacher, and I am so excited to be guest blogging for Rachel Lynette. I am an Instructional Technology Resource Teacher at four elementary schools in Henrico, Virginia and absolutely love working with all of my teachers and students.
Today, I want to share five reasons why you should learn to love the iPad camera app on your classroom iPads. Any time I do sessions on apps, app smashing, or even iPad basics, I always start with a “disclaimer” about that one tool on the iPad that makes many teachers cringe as soon as they see the icon: the CAMERA! I have run into sooooo many teachers who want to hide the camera from their students so they cannot access it during their iPad time. I know, I get it…I’ve been a classroom teacher for many years, but don’t roll your eyes when I say:
Julie Smith is an elementary Instructional Technology Coach in Henrico, Virginia. She works with teachers and students in PreK-5th grade. Julie is the author of the blog, The Techie Teacher. You can also follow her on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and TeachersPayTeachers.