Laptops and Handhelds
and Additional Information:
Links about Sofware, Programming, and More
Names Palm OS Edition
for Palms Avantgo
- Download websites into your palm when you hotsync
Software and Services - Bachmann Print Manager - applications
to print via the IrDA port or the RS232 port.
Canada Palm Users Group,
- Windows PalmPilot Emulator - the Palm OS Emulator.
Cutting Edge Software, Inc.
- see contents of .pdb/.prc databases on the PalmPilot
Applications for handhelds
ePocrates - for physicians
News Special Report: Handhelds in Education
memory in Palm IIIc, Palm IIIxe, Palm Vx, IBM WorkPad c3, HandSpring Visor
Deluxe and TRGpro - Information about the 8 MB DRAM issue
programs for education
Handheld Systems Archive
- Handheld Systems magazine archives
Hi-CE Palm Pages
Hot Pots Palm OS Database
WorkPad - PalmOS devices distributed by IBM.
Imageprobe 2.0 -
provider of math and science extensions of the Palm
InterPUG - Support
local Palm User Groups (PUGs)
Publication: Palm Handheld Computers—A Complete Resource for Classroom
Schrock's Guide to Digital Gadgets
LandWare: Newton, Windows
CE, PalmPilot and more
in Hand Mobile
- Mortgage and loan calculator.
Software - Offers freeware and shareware including MobileDB and Mobile
Account Manager for the Palm user. Developers of PalmOS software for the
PalmPilot, Palm III, Palm IIIx, and Palm V.
- Information about downloading and installing 3rd-party software
Development Zone - The official development site by 3Com
Palm for Academics
Palm Medic - Palm Pilot
repair and memory upgrades
Palm News for
OS Application Database and Reviews
Palm OS site
Palm Pilot og Linux
Pilot Tutorial - Getting Started
Stories in K-12 Education
Print & Online Resources
Software Development: Alternatives to C
PalmLaw - A virtual
legal community for PalmPilot users
Development Tools and Article
- Updated daily
Bulgaria - Software, multilanguage dictionaries, games
Peters Pilot Pages
Software Development by Darrin Massena
Power to the Palm
- hardware setup
- battery-powered ultrasonic ranging device, Temperature Probe, Light probe,
and Digital Multimeter.
PalmPilot Software Archive
River Run Software
of the Palm
Series - Scanner- and wireless network-integrated Palm OS devices
Pilot - PalmPilot site with a Star Trek theme
- cables and adapters for Palm PDAs
Technology Resource Group
The Palm Tree -
software, news, information.
for Teachers - Manage classroom tasks, homework records, behavior logs,
parent phone calls, etc.Create & organize lesson plans & classroom
activities using templates that are included. Design standards-based assessments
that inform instruction. Teach students note-taking, group collaboration
skills, research steps, vocabulary skills, text-book reading, hierarchical
information storage (outlining), time management, & more Share your
outlines, activities, ideas, agendas, lesson plans by beaming them, sending
them via email or posting them on this Web site.
- TinyViewer supports zooming out to help you view large images.
Dictionary - Over 60 languages
University Medical Palm Initiative
comparison of the postures assumed when using laptop computers and desktop
computers - Applied Ergonomics
Laptop in Every Schoolbag
Assessment for Active Science A Guide for Elementary School Teachers
- George E. Hein and Sabra Price.
Anytime Learning - Microsoft
County SchoolBook Foundation
Tfiloh Laptop Pilot Program
Country Day School
in a backpack: Once Expensive Toys of Business Executives... - Seattle
Times Eastside Bureau
Kids - PC Magazine Online
boost kids' test scores -CNN
Collaborating Online - PBS TeacherLine
Laptop 'Plan' Is Idea Whose Time Has Not Come - Education Week
open today on Stanford's big experiment - The Seattle Times
Laboratory Notebooks for Collaborative Research
- The #1 News Source For K-12 Technology and Internet Decision Makers
Way Public Schools - Every Student...World-Class Skills
the Use of Educational Technology: Elements of a National Strategy
- Thomas K. Glennan and Arthur Melmed
Lucas Educational Foundation - "The George Lucas Educational Foundation
(GLEF) is a nonprofit operating foundation that documents and disseminates
models of the most innovative practices in our nation's K-12 schools. We
serve this mission through the creation of media -- from films, books,
and newsletters, to CD-ROMS. Our Web site contains all of our multimedia
content published since 1997."
the Scenes at a Laptop School - George Lucas Educational Foundation,
How The Mott Hall School makes laptop learning a reality.
for All- George Lucas Educational Foundation,A commitment to projects
and widespread use of laptop computers has spelled success for students
at The Mott Hall School in New York City.
With the Pyramid - George Lucas Educational Foundation,M.I.T.’s distinguished
Professor Seymour Papert is among a growing group of scholars who support
project-based learning, in which students move from hands-on work to abstract
thinking by solving real-world problems.
Briller on Project-Based Learning - George Lucas Educational Foundation,
Marc Briller, staff professional developer at The Mott Hall School in New
York City, describes this laptop school’s approach to professional development,
computer maintenance, and other logistical issues.
Acosta-Sing on Project-Based Learning - George Lucas Educational Foundation,
Mirian Acosta-Sing, principal of The Mott Hall School in New York City,
discusses how the adoption of a laptop computer model has transformed her
Skea on Project-Based Learning - George Lucas Educational Foundation,
Sandra Skea, a fifth-grade teacher at The Mott Hall School in New York
City, describes an interdisciplinary project.
Presence in the Classroom - Seattle Times Eastside Bureau
for laptop use - Villa Academy
to Use the Internet in Your Classroom
to Pick the Perfect Notebook - Joel Dreyfus
Laptops Into Multiple Subject Areas: Thoughts From Teachers and Students
Facilities Improvements Project REQUEST- A notebook solution at Penn
Email Discussion Lists for Laptop Schools
Comfort Zones - New York Times (Requires a cookie)
Computers for Every Student - Education World
Computers in Schools - Impact on Instructional Practices and Student Learning
computers in the hands of 600 undergraduate teacher education students
- University of Missouri
in the Classroom - Center for Media Research, Germany
Learning Challenge - This page tells you how to use a limited number
of laptops in the classroom, how to care for and protect laptops, and how
to facilitate student communication on computers.
Learning: Anywhere Anytime Learning
Use Shows Increases in Student Learning
and Students w/ Motor problems
in Ma 112 - Linear Algebra with Computers
may soon become standard for students
a learning experience
learning tool or lap of luxury? - Seattle Times South Bureau
by Laptop - Time.com
with Laptops - Group Process Data, Pepperdine
on Laptops - Christian Science Monitor
on Laptops - This is an index of information and documentation of interest
to those who now use or are considering using the Linux operating system
on a notebook or laptop computer.
Computer Ownership At Law Schools: A Survey - James E. Duggan
Teaching and Learning Using Notebook Computers, University of Minnesota
Toward a Mobile Teaching and Learning Environment: Using Notebook Computers
- Donald Sargeant
All the Way Home
Laptops And Printers Target Kids - Doug Olenick
Initiative - Report of the Faculty Senate, Villinova (Bad cookie)
Computer Per Student
Computing in Australian Schools
and Implementing Computer Orientation for a Laptop Campus: The Wake Forest
University ThinkPad Project
School Touts Classroom Of The Future - TechWeb
PULSE: One Student, One Laptop - National Center to Improve Practice
in Special Education
Access to Portable Tools Collection
use of laptop computers - Laptop Project in Brauer College, Victoria,
Teachers To Get Free Laptop Computers - Education Week
on Laptop Learning
District 45, West Vancouver, B.C.
is More than a Place - Laptops in Teacher Education
May Not Be Ready for a Laptop in Every Backpack
Plug In to Technology Trend: Student Laptops - Education Week
take part in laptop pilot program - USA Today
with laptops (Searchable database of laptop schools by Microsoft)
Transition in Rural Communities - Bruce Miller
for Laptop Schools!
toting a new book: notebook computer - Dallas Morning News
of physical ergonomics issues associated with school children's' use of
laptop computers - Courtenay Harrisa and Leon Strake
Bishop Strachan School
effect of using laptop computers on achievement, attitude to science and
classroom environment in science - Darrell Fisher and Ed Stolarchuk
New Curriculum - "...started in the spring of 2001 by John Raymond,
an educational technology consultant living in Connecticut. The site is
designed to provide essential resources to help teachers integrate technology
into their classes, including annotated links and a biweekly column or
two on practical tech-integration ideas. You will also find columns on
issues, such as leadership and school policies, that are important to the
successful integration of technology at schools. We hope you find the site
to be useful and would love to hear from you regarding suggestions, general
feedback or comments on columns."
Teaching Concepts, Ltd.
wearable remembrance agent - Are laptops/notebooks on the way out?
See the MIT study about wearable computers.
Laptop Learning Challenge
Computing, Laptops, and IT in Higher Education
the Web for High School Student Writers
III - A pilot test of systemwide student laptop lease/purchase programs
at Penn State
Technology Tested in Schools
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