Category Archive: iPads

Feb 28

iPad Tip: Finding Apps

With over a million apps in the App Store, it’s sometimes a little difficult to browse around and find just the right app for your situation. The suggestions below are intended to make that search a bit easier, but there is no simple answer to “how can I find the best apps?” AppsGoneFree – this …

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Feb 26

iPad Tip: Guided Accesss

Have you ever wished you could let a student use an iPad in a certain App and not have to worry about the student wandering, being distracted, and getting off task in the plethora of wonder that may be available on your iPad…??  Well, wonder no longer!  Here’s the answer! Click the Settings button Within …

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Feb 26

iPad Tip: Set Restrictions

You have your iPad set up the way you want it and you don’t want anyone to mess with that.  You also don’t want apps downloaded that you haven’t authorized.  These are common, basic desires of folks who use iPads.  But how can you achieve this without keeping your iPad locked up!?   Here’s the …

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Jan 07

7 Ways to Display Your iPad on a Projector Screen

TILT frequently gets questions about this so when we found this graphic and post from Learning in Hand by Tony Vincent we wanted to share it with you!  Currently in HRSB we’ve seen the first 5 options being used (that’s not to say the other’s aren’t used, we just haven’t seen them). There are pros …

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Mar 04

Looking for Apps?

Updated:  Are you looking for Apps?  Do you wish someone would give you the “list of apps” you should be using?  This post might help you. With the number of devices we’re seeing in schools and in the field of education in general, it’s virtually impossible to provide a definitive list of apps for most …

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Dec 17

iPad As…

Do you want your students to use the iPad to record and edit video on their iPad, or to create digital stories or to create and edit images? This post from EdTech Teacher provides lists of apps organized under 19 different “I want my students to …” categories. Remember, it’s still up to you, to …

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Dec 06

Hints, Tips and Best Practices

There are many lists of “Tips and Tricks” a couple are listed below.  Remember that not all tips are necessarily applicable to your situation and the following lists are provided for your use and consideration without any specific guarantee or recommendation. 50 really useful iPad 2 tips and tricks from Apps in Education 100 iPad …

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Sep 13

Best Practices for Deploying iPads in Schools

This article from MindShift has some good advice for schools/teachers using iPads.

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