iPad Resources

 

 

Web Links

Name Link Description
Appitc http://www.appitic.com/  A collection of 1,800 apps for education
App Advice http://appadvice.com/appguides  
IEAR  http://iear.wikispaces.com/Home  i Education Apps Review
Ed Tech http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/11/great-ipad-tips-for-teachers.html Resource of educational web tools and mobile apps for teachers and educators
Ed Tech Science http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/10/great-science-apps-for-your-ipad.html Resource for science-related apps.
Epic Guide to Keynote https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/epic-guide-to-keynote-for-ios/id781254295?mt=2 Podcast tutorial explaining the basics of creating presentations using Keynote.

Help Documents

Name Download Link Description
iPad Quick Reference Guide (iOS 7) Shows common hardware features, system settings and more.  Good resource for new users.
iOS 7 iPad Complete User Guide Full user guide from Apple (large file size).  Complete explanation of all features.
O365 Email setup Office 365 Email setup.pdf How to setup stuent email accounts on the iPad
Redeem Apps Redeem App Codes.pdf How to redeem app codes issued by RCS
RCS iPad Damage Agreement RCS-IPad-ECA-Damage-Agreement.pdf Damage agreement for users of RCS iPads
Student iPad User Guide Student Pledge IPad Care and Usage Must Read by all RCS iPad students users
15 iPad Tips 15 iPad Tips.pdf Tips provided by Simple K12
8 Navigation Tricks 8 Navigation tricks that "Every iPad User Needs to Know", provided by HowToGeek.com
App Lock How to lock down your iPad for kids using "Guided Access", povided by HowToGeek.com
Quick Office Pro HD iPad Help Guide.pdf Describes backup and file transfer methods.
iPad Tips (Install and launch iTunesU first) iTunes U Learn how to use many of the features on your iPad.

Suggested Apps

Name Link Description
Calculator XL

Calculator
Contact Lockscreen Info Lockscreen Identification
Doodle Buddy Drawing Program
Dropbox Store and access your photos, videos, docs and more
Educreations
Turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard.
Evernote Note taking tool
Find My iPhone If you misplace your iPad, this app will let you use another iOS device to find it.
Google Drive Place to upload photos, videos, documents and other files
Google Earth Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger
iBrainstorm Collaboration tool for capturing and sharing your inner most creative genius.
Khan Academy Learning Tool
Pinterest A tool to help you discover and plan the things you want to do
Popplet Lite Tool for collaborative mind mapping, planing of projects or reports, recording thoughts, or making mood boards.
PowerTeacher Mobile PowerSchool Gradebook
Quick Office Free app from Google that lets you create and edit Microsoft Office documents, spreadsheets and presentations.
Qrafter QR Code Reader and Generator
ShowMe Turns your iPad into a personal interactive whiteboard.
Science 360 Engaging science and engineering images and video provided by the National Science Foundation
ShopSavvy Barcode Scanner and QR Code Reader
Skitch Picture annotation tool
TED Talks Riviting Talks by remarkable people
Twitter Connect, express yourself and discover what's happening on Twitter
VLC Media Player, can play movies and audio
Weather Bug Weather status tool
Wifi Photo Transfer

Transfer Photos from your iPad to your computer wirelessly.

Click here to view a YouTube video that walks you through the process.

APPLE APPS -------------- Apps from Apple that are free with new device purchase
Keynote Apple's equivilant to Microsoft Power Point
Pages Apple's equivilant to Microsoft Word
Numbers Apple's equivilant to Microsoft Excel
iTunes U Access to complete courses from leading universities and other schools - plus the worlds largest digital catalog of free education content.
iMovie Video editing tool by Apple
Garage Band Turns your iPad into a collection of Touch instruments and a full featured recording studio.
iBooks Apple's ebook reader
Podcast Browse, discover and play video and audio podcasts.

 

 

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