In this book Craig Smith, Aspect Practice Specialist with Autism Spectrum Australia (and Apple Distinguished Educator), takes readers on a journey through a week in an iPad Model Classroom. Each day of the week is abound with a showcase of innovative best practice ideas and learning activities to help educators creatively implement iPad in their classrooms. Special attention is given to the needs of learners on the autism spectrum, with core competency areas pertaining to autism education discussed throughout.
iPad Model Classroom is full of practical ideas and wonderful insights. It is an excellent edition to any educators professional library. It is freely available on the iBooks Store.
Craig has worked at Autism Spectrum Australia for the past eight years. He has worked as a classroom teacher, an educational outreach consultant, and as a school coordinator. He has presented keynote presentations on autism, technology and pedagogy at national and international conferences, and has been featured on ABC Radio National as an autism education authority. Craig is is completing his PhD studies in Special Education at the University of Newcastle