Apple Configurator (App Store, free) Configuring 30 iPads, iTouch or iPhones simultaneously 3 sorts of setups 1. Configuring iPad fleet with your parameters, software, applications that you require, but iPad stays unlocked for each of the 30 users. 2. Supervise : (new) configuring fleet of ipads (network, applications) with the parameters you want but each of 30 users cannot change configuration of their iPad (Asks for admin UN/PW). 3. Assign : assign each ipad to a specific user.
Know where/how to go• Outcomes / Goals• Tools / Apps (Less is more)• Fleet configuration (Apple Configurator)
Keeping it simple...• Outcome: Students will comment/react to course docs. Teacher will reduce use of paper.• Strategy: 3 apps -> Blackboard Mobile, PDF- Notes, Dropbox • 100% reduction in use of paper • Easier document management (time saving) • Quick response/feedback to learners
Keys to succes• Pedagogy first!• Get the IT folks on board!• iPad apps: less CAN BE more!• Engage your students!• Monitor and build from there.
Good links to explore...• http://www.livebinders.com/play/play/26195• http://learninginhand.com/ipad/• http://www.scoop.it/t/ipads-in-education• http://www.techchef4u.com/• Blackboard mobile: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/blackboard-mobile-le
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