DIY iPad Stand

This is an easy to make iPad stand that costs less than $10 and is adjustable (sort of). The idea of the DIY iPad stand came to me from the incredible Fran Hegge, who shared a Pinterest pin with me (no longer available) that was simply a photo of an iPad stand made from PVC […]

Students Love Stop Motion Animation

I am excited for the opportunity to present at Deep Learning in Malaysia. I’ve made some big improvements to my Stop Motion Animation workshop, adapting it to the focus of the conference.

In the workshop we will be using the iStopMotion app. It is my favorite, and well worth the $9.99. See my review for more details. […]

All You Need To Know About Stop Motion Animation

I am fortunate enough to have the opportunity to give an on campus workshop on one of my favorite topics. I am using this as an excuse to put together my most complete blog post on the topic. In the workshop we will be using the iStopMotion app. It is my favorite, and well worth […]

1 Second Everyday

I am always looking for fun ways to create movies, and when Ben Summerton shared the app 1 Second Everyday, I could not resist trying it out. I decided to film clips of my winter vacation in Cambodia & Malaysia.

The app is easy to use, and finds the videos you are taking and sorts them […]

The 2nd iPad Conference @ ISKL

I am fortunate enough to be a part of a great team at ISKL, and happy to be presenting on my new “home turf.”


Session resources:

Effective 1:1 Programs
With Art Schultz & Ben Summerton

Digital Citizenship Learning Walk (iTunes U course)
Stop Motion Animation

 iTunes U Course


Student Stop Motion Movies



Lego Movie Maker 

 Stop Motion Studio


A Variety of Stop Motion Animation Styles

Professional […]

Stop Motion Animation on iTunes U

I’m very excited to announce that my Stop Motion Animation iTunes U course has been published in the Apple Distinguished Educators Lessons for the Classroom series. I think it is a good resource for learning and teaching stop motion animation in very few steps. The course has some guidelines for how to set up projects, […]

iPads in Education

Below is the iPads in Education slide show that I created as part of a five day EdTech Jumpstart workshop in Ipoh, Malaysia.

iPads in Education from Steve Katz

Stop Motion Animation in Your Classroom

Below is the slide deck for my stop motion animation workshop at the Seoul EduLAN conference on October 25, 2014 and Korea International School.

Workshop description:

Ever thought about creating stop motion animations with your students? It is fun and easy to do. In this session we will cover some of the important aspects of creating these […]

Set Up A Blog Using Blogger

Korea International School is starting the second year of our One To World program. All students in grades 3-5 are using iPads to enhance their learning. This year the One To World team created a “Boot Camp” for all students in the program. It is five weeks of activities that will help students to be […]

Workshop in Ipoh, Malaysia

Come join us for a five day technology integration workshop in Ipoh, Malaysia May 1-5, 2014. There are a few spots left.

For registration & hotel information contact Jessica O’Kelly or Amanda Stoddard.

Ed Tech Jumpstart Workshop Agenda