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Pioneer Potluck: About my eighth grade graduation present

...cattle and horses that I was in disbelief of the total vast nothingness! What a difference today with the cell phones, iPods, Ipads, digital games, and ears plugged into something and yes, televisions! We load up with bottles of water, soda pop and fruit...
Assembly debuts video streaming

...that debuted an online video stream. The assembly members were each equipped with iPads for the first time. Assembly President Dale Bagley said use of the iPads should improve efficiency and allow the members to vote on them, although that function...

...more popular than Minecraft."Gaming in education has been gaining steady popularity particularly with the proliferation of iPads in the classroom," said Lee Graham, coordinator of Education Technology and associate professor at the University of Alaska...

...of fourth-graders. The students are currently working on a project called "A Reason to Write." Working together using iPads, the Handley and Quarles students are writing poems and creating commercials to promote the city. The students will present...
Season is a reminder of Jesus' plan for the afterlife

...insight into our minds. They locked college students, one at a time, in an empty room. They were not allowed cell phones, iPads, or devices of any kind. Could they handle 15 minutes of nothing to do? If the student got too bored, the one and only thing...
State drastically cuts spending on capital projects

...wastewater plant renovation design in Kenai, dredging of a sewage lagoon in Seward, paving a visitor center parking lot in Homer, iPads for kindergarten students at Chapman Elementary school in Anchor Point, and facility upgrades for Kenai's Leeshore Domestic...
Assembly starts health care discussion speed up the time for an ordinance to go from introduction to public hearing. The assembly attempted to vote from their iPads for the first time but resorted back to a roll call vote after a malfunction. In a memo from Bagley, who sponsored the ordinance...
Soldotna officials to go paperless

...purchase the planning department a set of iPads ahead of the original schedule. The council is also budgeted to receive iPads, and the commission was scheduled to get...Peninsula Borough gave Assembly members iPads for meetings, according to the 2014 fiscal...
Striving for efficient government

...on other jobs and save money from the job being contracted out.Last April, the borough clerk's office made the switch to iPads for assembly members to share information instead of assembly packets, which is estimated to reduce paper cost and staff labor...
GED test changes on the horizon "It is important to have computer literacy," she said. Through the learning center, students are able to check out iPads, Kindles and smart pens to increase their knowledge of technology. Another change is cost. Currently there is a yearly...


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