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

Contact Lockscreen Info  Lockscreen Identification
Doodle Buddy  Drawing Program
Dropbox  Store and access your photos, videos, docs and more
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.