I pads in the classroom revisedra

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I pads in the classroom revisedra

  1. 1. CREATED BY MIS – INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT iPads in the Classroom
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>iPad Training DCSS policy/procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Getting to know your iPad </li></ul><ul><li>Apps – Notes, Safari, FirstClass, etc </li></ul><ul><li>Using the Camera – teacher’s iPad only </li></ul><ul><li>Managing iPads in the classroom </li></ul><ul><li>Set wallpaper </li></ul><ul><li>Create folders </li></ul><ul><li>Using the VGA dock connector </li></ul><ul><li>Troubleshooting </li></ul>
  3. 3. iPad Models iPad iPad 2
  4. 4. Getting to Know your iPad <ul><li>Powering up/turning on </li></ul><ul><li>Powering down/putting to sleep </li></ul><ul><li>Charging – status bar </li></ul><ul><li>Sound </li></ul><ul><li>Screens </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Search screen </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Home screen </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dock </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Navigating/swiping </li></ul></ul>
  5. 7. Status Bar Dock
  6. 8. What is ? <ul><li>Operating system for Apple's mobile devices </li></ul><ul><li>Latest DeKalb version is 4.3.5 </li></ul>
  7. 10. iPad Training DCSS Policy/Procedures <ul><li>Who can add/delete apps? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The current configuration does not allow students to add and/or delete apps, but teachers can add apps to any iPad configured as a teacher device. Teachers cannot add/delete apps from student devices. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Will the iPADS camera be activated? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>At this time only Administrator and Teacher iPads will have the camera activated. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>How do we purchase Applications for the iPads? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>DeKalb County School System has set up an Apple account for volume purchasing. If a school wants to purchase apps, they must submit request to Instructional Technology. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Will teachers be able to access YouTube on the iPads? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The iPads route through the same filter as workstations and laptops, therefore YouTube is not currently accessible. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 11. What exactly is an App? <ul><li>APP is an abbreviation for application. </li></ul><ul><li>Applications are various programs that perform various tasks. </li></ul><ul><li>As of May 2011, there are over 500,000 apps available in the Apple Store. </li></ul>
  9. 13. Taking Notes: Notes App <ul><li>Take notes and automatically save. </li></ul><ul><li>Activity: </li></ul><ul><li>Change Font </li></ul><ul><li>Auto-Correct </li></ul><ul><li>Special Characters </li></ul><ul><li>Connecting Bluetooth Keyboard </li></ul>
  10. 14. Say Cheese!: Camera & Photo App <ul><li>View Photos </li></ul><ul><li>Create Slideshows </li></ul><ul><li>Camera is turned off for student devices </li></ul><ul><li>Activity: </li></ul><ul><li>Take a Photo </li></ul><ul><li>Take a Screen Shot </li></ul>
  11. 15. Surfing the Net: Safari App <ul><li>Web Browser </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile-Enable Sites </li></ul><ul><li>Flash Issues </li></ul><ul><li>Activity: </li></ul><ul><li>Create a Bookmark </li></ul><ul><li>Add to Home Screen </li></ul>
  12. 16. FaceTime <ul><li>Disabled for DCSS users </li></ul><ul><li>Video Conferencing </li></ul><ul><li>Uses WiFi Connection </li></ul><ul><li>iPad 2, iPhone 4, & iPod Touch 4 th Gen </li></ul>
  13. 17. Managing Apps <ul><li>Searching </li></ul><ul><ul><li>+ means iPad and iPod </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>screen size difference </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Installing Apps </li></ul><ul><li>Organizing Apps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Move </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Delete </li></ul></ul>
  14. 18. Create Folders <ul><li>Keep your finger on an app until they jiggle </li></ul><ul><li>Drag an app on top of another app to create a folder </li></ul><ul><li>A name will automatically come up, but you can rename it </li></ul><ul><li>You can continue to drag other apps into the folder </li></ul>
  15. 19. Management:  Set the Locking Screen Wallpaper of Each iPad with a Different Number <ul><li>Open Safari </li></ul><ul><li>Go to Google Images and search for a number picture </li></ul><ul><li>Download a picture of the desired number </li></ul><ul><li>Go to Photos and launch the picture </li></ul><ul><li>Tap the Action Button </li></ul><ul><li>Tap Use as Wallpaper </li></ul><ul><li>Set Lock Screen or Set Home Screen or Set Both </li></ul><ul><li>You may use different pictures for each screen </li></ul>
  16. 20. Managing iPads in the Classroom <ul><li>Instructional Technology iPad website: www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/~ it/ipad/pdfs/DCSS_iPadQuickTips.pdf </li></ul><ul><li>Tony Vincent’s website: http://learninginhand.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>iPods and iPads in the Classroom website: http://teacher.ocps.net/groups/ipodsintheclassroom / </li></ul><ul><li>66 Interesting Ways to use an iPad in the  Classroom: </li></ul><ul><li>http ://edudemic.com/2011/04/ipads-in-school / </li></ul>
  17. 21. There’s an App for That! App Store <ul><li>Online store for over 500,000 categorized apps </li></ul><ul><li>“ Apple-supported” apps are only available through the Apple Store </li></ul><ul><li>Accessible via the &quot;App&quot; app or iTunes </li></ul><ul><li>Must set up an Apple Account to download. </li></ul>
  18. 22. Searching for Apps On your Device
  19. 23. iTunes: Syncing with the “Home Computer” <ul><li>Home Computer is the workstation used to initially set up device and synchronize data. </li></ul><ul><li>DO NOT sync with any computer without guidance from MIS. You will corrupt the current installation. </li></ul>
  20. 24. Connecting iPad Connect to workstation’s USB port Connect to mobile device (iPad, iPod, iPhone)
  21. 25. Connecting iPad Connect to iPads
  22. 26. Using the VGA Adapter <ul><li>Use the Apple VGA Adapter to mirror whatever’s on your iPad 2 on your VGA-equipped projector </li></ul><ul><li>Watch slideshows and video by connecting your iPad to a television, projector, or other VGA-compatible display. </li></ul>
  23. 27. <ul><li>Mobile Device Management System </li></ul><ul><ul><li>DCSS Mandatory Device Installation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Controls devices – Location, App & Network Management </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Two Configurations for Schoolhouse </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Faculty: Add Apps, Can’t Delete, No Video Conferencing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Student: Can’t Add/Delete Apps, No Camera, No Video Conferencing, No App Store, No iTunes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Current Settings may change at any time. </li></ul><ul><li>All devices reset will have to be re-enrolled before being used on our network. </li></ul>

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