What I Would Do with an iPad in My Classroom

Bill Ferriter shares some more great ideas today on his blog The Tempered Radical.  Now I really want to see if I can get something similar to work on my iPhone…

Because it is so portable and easy to use, an iPad—-paired with a simple form developed in Google Docs—could help a teacher to begin systematically collecting and organizing those formative observations of student mastery. […]

Wouldn’t it be cool to carry your iPad around with you while student groups are working?  Then, every time that you interact with kids and learn a little something about their mastery of essential skills in class, you could quickly document what you’ve seen using this form.