Tips for Selecting Apps

  • There's an APP for that! How to find appropriate APPS
    • Check out this APP Rubric - Click HERE


external image helpful+tips+before+buying+a+car.jpgSome helpful hints before purchasing Apps:

  • Read reviews before buying!
  • Read the description closely to confirm features before purchasing
  • Watch out for "in app" purchases: extra features = extra $$$$$



Resources


App Attack WIKI from Advancing Opportunities

Kathy Schrock - App Rubric






Audio Podcast
How to Create a 1:1 Program in Your School District - Teachercast Podcasting Network

Apple Volume Purchasing Program


Here are a couple of links that are helpful .

Apple - Education - App Store Volume Purchase Program


Apple - Education Seminars & Events - Apple Volume Purchase Program - On Demand


Management of Devices / Apps


Meraki by Cisco

Apple Confingurator

Chromebook Management Console

5 Solutions to your Tablet Woes - from THE Journal



  1. Inventory and Asset Management
  2. Apple Configurator
  3. Non Education Pricing Model
  4. Managing Android Tablets
  5. Living in a Windows World


Resources


Chromebook Classroom - Google Site developed by Molly Schroeder for Edina Public Schools, MN

LAUSD Decides to go with 1:1 iPad initiative
http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-76357612/

Storify - 1:1 iPad Twitter Chat log 6/18/13
http://storify.com/sampatue/1-1-ipad-implementation-with-patue
Franklin Academy High School 1:1 iPad Program
ipadfa.wikispaces.com

Haiku Deck - Reflections on Year 1 of iPad Program
http://www.haikudeck.com/p/RKfixhqfqY/reflections-on-a-11

Five Ways to Increase Chances of Successful 1:1 Program
http://theinnovativeeducator.blogspot.com/2013/05/5-ways-to-increase-chances-of.html

Educators Guide to starting a 1:1 program
http://blog.teachercast.net/an-educators-guide-to-successfully-starting-a-11-program/


Digital Learning Report - 1:1 Program
http://www.ryanbretag.com/blog/?p=4093

Top 10+ Sites for Supporting 1:1 Program
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/05/the-top-10-sites-for-successful-11.html#.UZta1AGlp-c.twitter

THE Journal: Surprising Ways that BYOD, Flipped Classrooms, and 1:1 are Being Used in the Special Education Classroom
http://thejournal.com/articles/2013/05/30/the-surprising-ways-byod-flipped-classrooms-and-1-to-1-are-being-used-in-the-special-ed-classroom_0.aspx?utm_source=buffer&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Buffer&utm_content=bufferd160c

Chromebooks in Education - Management Tools
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYUGor4o-8g&feature=youtu.be

5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make when Implementing iPads
http://www.edudemic.com/2012/09/5-critical-mistakes-schools-ipads-and-correct-them/

Apple Updates Configurator
http://www.tuaw.com/2013/06/19/apple-updates-configurator-app/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+weblogsinc/tuaw+(The+Unofficial+Apple+Weblog+(TUAW))&a_dgi=aolshare_twitter