Breakout Session

Tuesday Evaluation

Lessons Learned from iPad Implementations

Bruce DeWitt (Anoka-Hennepin), Dave Eisenmann (Minnetonka), and Christopher Smalstig (ISD 197)

12/13/11, 10:40 AM -11:30 AM
Nicollet D

Users attending this panel discussion with leaders from Anoka, ISD 197 and Minnetonka will gain an understanding of each district's use of iPads and hear our successes and challenges. Come ask questions about our processes for implementation, budget, setup, management, training staff and students, communicating with parents and transforming teaching and learning.

Links and/or Materials:

Minnetonka 1:1 iPad Program:

Minnetonka/White Bear Lake Lunch & Learn with Schoology: Using Social Networking to Tackle Tough Problems in Education
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Minnetonka High School
Register: http://schoologylunchnlearn-Minnetonka.eventbrite.com

Minnetonka's 7th Annual Technology Site Visit
Thursday, February 23, 2012, 8:30am - 3pm
Add name to registration notification email: http://www.minnetonka.k12.mn.us/visit

Minnetonka High School's 1:1 iPad Visit
Friday, February 24, 2012, 8:30am - 2:30pm
Add name to registration notification email: http://www.minnetonka.k12.mn.us/visit


Anoka-Hennepin---- Lessons Learned

irubric (Integrates into Google Apps for EDU)

West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan 1:1 iPad Program:
District Site for All About iPad:
Technical Side
  • MDM
    • Casper by JAMF
    • Manage profiles
    • Allowed Apps
    • Allowed Movies
    • Allowed TV Shows
    • Explicit music and podcast
    • Wi-Fi Network(s)
    • Clear Passcodes
    • Inventory of what iPad has what apps
  • Apple Developer Tools
    • Push Technology
  • XCode
    • Updating the iOS
    • Can update multiply iOS devices at once
  • iPCU
    • Installing staging area Wi-Fi
    • Enrolling into MDM
  • Sync Station/Carts
    • Installing apps on iPads
    • Installing PDFs
  • Mobile Me / iCloud
    • Find my iPhone
    • Limit to 100 devices per account
  • iTunes Accounts
    • Limited to about 70 devices per account
  • VPP
    • Account per each of the buildings
    • Credit cards are welcome now
  • Staff versus Student iPad
    • Student
      • Closed
      • District puts apps on
      • Apps Store not open on iPad unless updating apps
    • Staff
      • Open
      • Their own iTunes account