Apps


Create an AppleID account using your DMPS email address or a personal email.  

Finding the Right Apps
DMPS iPad App Review Forum.  Search & read reviews as well as share your own findings!
APPitic is an education-specific site offering app ideas organized in several unique ways.
I Education Apps Review is a good app review site.
AppShopper has easy to use filters to sort apps and information.
This Google spreadsheet created by Escondido school district has apps by grade & content.
The Learning Pad is our own Edmunds Elementary's site with app reviews, tech tips, integration ideas & more.
iPads in Chicago Public Schools.  Some good tips on district-level management of iPads.
Kathy Schrok's Guide to iPads in the Classroom is a wonderful compilation of resources.

Free Commonly Downloaded Apps

Paid Apps
A voucher must be purchased.  It will come to the technology department to be set up. 

ALL VOUCHER ORDERS MUST HAVE THE INFORMATION IN BOLD BELOW ON THE PO.  

If it is not on the PO, Apple will reject it.
DON BUTLER, 515-242-7684, DONALD.BUTLER@DMSCHOOLS.ORG

Amount Apple MPN
 $100
MC758LL/A
 $500MC759LL/A
 $1,000MC760LL/A
 $5,000MC761LL/A
 $10,000MC762LL/A

Directions for the Volume App Purchasing Process


Apple's comprehensive Education Deployment Guide for iOS4

Paid Commonly Downloaded Apps

Docs To Go  ($9.99, $16.99 for Premium, no volume discount)

Splashtop Whiteboard ($9.99, $4.99 if 10+)

OmniFocus  ($39.99, $19.99 if 10+)

Phase 1 - Orientation to OmniFocus -

 See Podcast 
Tasks, Inbox, Projects, Context, Forecasts, Repeating Tasks, Searching
Phase 2 - 
Getting email from Mail into Omnifocus (add email address to address book)
Adding Perspectives - Click a link to see completed tasks by Project
Adding To Due tasks with end dates to your calendar through Microsoft Outlook