156 – Apple iPad and Apps

DOWN 38 places. Continues to drop down the list. iPads have been ubiquitous devices now.

The Apple’s iPad together with the huge range of apps available for it – some of which have their own entries on the list – make it a very popular “learning” device.

Website: apple.com/ipad
Cost:
iPad commercially available. Apps free and to purchase.
Availability: Download

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2018: 79
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2018:
Top 100 Tools for Education 2018: 75

Past Overall Rankings
2017: 118    2016:  58    2015: 16    2014: 47    2013: 34    2012: 34   2011: 44   2010: –   2009: –   2008: –   2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected the iPad as one of their Top 10 Tools

“Best tool ever for everything I need to do except where I need to create an ‘Office’ document” Anon, Australia

“iPad in the classroom  – the killer educational tool” 2013

“My two year grandson uses iPad – and learning to learn by himself” 2013

“The iPad for multimedia consumption”  Urs Frei 2013

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