<ul><li>An Introduction to the iPad 2: </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Diverse Learners in School </li></ul>
Greg O’Connor Education Services Manager, Spectronics
The iPad in your school <ul><li>WiFi / 3GS </li></ul><ul><li>iTunes / Syncing </li></ul><ul><li>Types of Apps </li></ul><u...
Advantages of the iPad <ul><li>Engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Portable </li></ul><ul><li>Mainstream device </li></ul><ul><li...
Disadvantages of the iPad <ul><li>Fragile </li></ul><ul><li>Using in outside light </li></ul><ul><li>Install apps via iTun...
Management Bretford PowerSync Cart for iPad By Apple
Accessories
Accessories
Accessibility Features <ul><li>VoiceOver </li></ul><ul><li>Zoom Magnification </li></ul><ul><li>White on Black Display </l...
Access
Apps
SOS
 
 
 
Rubrics <ul><li>http://learninginhand.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://treetops.org.au/groups/ipadagogy/ </li></ul>
Apps www.spectronicsinoz.com/blog/apple
Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool subs...
Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool subs...
Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool subs...
Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool subs...
<ul><li>Thanks </li></ul>
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  1. 2. <ul><li>An Introduction to the iPad 2: </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Diverse Learners in School </li></ul>
  2. 3. Greg O’Connor Education Services Manager, Spectronics
  3. 4. The iPad in your school <ul><li>WiFi / 3GS </li></ul><ul><li>iTunes / Syncing </li></ul><ul><li>Types of Apps </li></ul><ul><li>Acquiring iPads </li></ul><ul><li>Managing iPads </li></ul>
  4. 5. Advantages of the iPad <ul><li>Engagement </li></ul><ul><li>Portable </li></ul><ul><li>Mainstream device </li></ul><ul><li>Wide range of apps </li></ul><ul><li>Price </li></ul><ul><li>Supports universal design </li></ul><ul><li>Promotes 21st century success </li></ul>
  5. 6. Disadvantages of the iPad <ul><li>Fragile </li></ul><ul><li>Using in outside light </li></ul><ul><li>Install apps via iTunes only </li></ul><ul><li>No USB </li></ul><ul><li>Alternative access methods limited </li></ul>
  6. 7. Management Bretford PowerSync Cart for iPad By Apple
  7. 8. Accessories
  8. 9. Accessories
  9. 10. Accessibility Features <ul><li>VoiceOver </li></ul><ul><li>Zoom Magnification </li></ul><ul><li>White on Black Display </li></ul><ul><li>Large text </li></ul>
  10. 11. Access
  11. 12. Apps
  12. 13. SOS
  13. 17. Rubrics <ul><li>http://learninginhand.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://treetops.org.au/groups/ipadagogy/ </li></ul>
  14. 18. Apps www.spectronicsinoz.com/blog/apple
  15. 19. Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with functional improvement Augmentation Technology allows for significant task redesign Modification Technology allows for the creation of new tasks, previously inconceivable Redefinition
  16. 20. Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with functional improvement Augmentation Technology allows for significant task redesign Modification Technology allows for the creation of new tasks, previously inconceivable Redefinition
  17. 21. Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with functional improvement Augmentation Technology allows for significant task redesign Modification Technology allows for the creation of new tasks, previously inconceivable Redefinition
  18. 22. Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with no functional improvement Substitution Technology acts as direct tool substitute, with functional improvement Augmentation Technology allows for significant task redesign Modification Technology allows for the creation of new tasks, previously inconceivable Redefinition
  19. 23. <ul><li>Thanks </li></ul>
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