Agenda:
  • 9:00 - Welcome
    • Discussion
  • 9:30 - 12:00 - Showcase Presentations / Questions
    • Short video clip - The Crazy Ones
      • What type of changes have you made as a result of being part of this process?
      • Is your classroom different?
        • Response
      • Are there other changes you would like to see happen? (teachers and students)
    • QR Code Activity
      • Posts
      • as a teacher you could create a linoit page that students could use to post to with questions, feedback, etc.
  • 12:00 - Lunch
  • 12:45 - Tips on using your iPad and new features in IOS 5
    • problems, concerns, peripherals, using the cloud, syncing
    • may take a few hours to download, especially if you have a lot of apps
    • update your existing apps first
    • can use your device while it IOS 5 downloads
    • iMessages - text messaging between iDevices
    • split keyboard for easy thumb texting (pull apart, push together)
    • Reminders app
    • iCloud - calendar, document syncing
    • iBooks: my PDFs, put books in collections
    • new releases: iBooks2, textbooks
      • McGraw Hill, Houghton-Mifflin, Pearson publishers on board with textbooks
      • multiple pictures (galleries)
      • video capabilities
      • highlighting, add notes
      • student's iTunes account (stored)
    • iBooks author
    • create own textbooks, video, audio, animations
    • Lion operating system
  • 1:30 - Additional training 2:00 - App sharing – teachers and students
    • Basics Review
      • syncing
        • update iTunes
        • account can be on 5 different computers (but usually 1:1)
        • 1 account
        • if plugging a device into a new device, first open iTunes and tell it not to sync; otherwise the contents of your device might be erased
        • moving apps around on separate screens
        • creating collectionsextending power cord - use Apple laptop cord and switch to your iPad adapter
          • preferences

        • using iPad as a document camera - using a ring stand from the science department
        • QR Code generator, QR Voice
    • Document Camera
    • Podcasting
    • QR Code Generator
    • Apple TV
  • 3:00 - Wrapping it up
    • Summer Tech Institute Opportunities
    • Discussion on follow-up activities
    • Plans for next year