Teaching and Learning with iPads
iPad Academy - Apps to download
  • Download iTunes U (if you haven't already)
  • Click on iPad Academy link above and "request enrollment."
  • Enter Apple ID Password if prompted.
  • Wait for approval.
  • Close iTunes U and reopen it to access the approved course.
  • Enroll code: J7Z-296-Z6A


Educational Use

The Single iPad Classroom
Redefining Instruction with Technology: Five Essential Steps
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102 Interesting Ways to use an iPad in the Classroom

Finding Apps

LIU Apps wiki page - Add your app suggestions, access tons of app resources.
APPitic - One of my favorites; apps reviewed/tested by Apple Distinguished Educators (ADEs)
Special Ed Apps
Resources for School Counselors - This is a Live Binder with iPad/iPhone app suggestions, as well as useful web links by grade level.
iPad/Apps Pinterest Boards by Lauren Enders, SLP/Augmentative Communication Consultant/Assistive Technology Consultant from Bucks County, PA. Enter with caution - can be overwhelming!

Graphite (Common Sense Media) - Apps, games, web sites, and more rated for learning

Evaluating to Evaluate Educational Apps - rubrics, checklists, suggestions for evaluating apps.

Limit an iOS Device to Running a Single App - by Tony Vincent (Learning in Hand)

Tips and Tricks

90 iOS 7 Tips and Tricks
5 Tips to Master Dictation on Your New iPad
iPad User Guide
iOS 7's Biggest Annoyances (and How to Fix Them)
A running list of major iOS 7 app updates

Technical resources

iPad User Guide for iOS 7.1
Apple's ipad support page - Great getting started resource
iPad Quick Reference Guide
Setting up iTunes without credit card
Setting up with iCloud


Amjohnston's Favorite Links on apps from Diigo