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iPad Compatibility

iPad Compatibility with District Software and Apps

This page lists common district standard programs and whether or not they work on the iPad.

All of these were tested on the BHS Wi-Fi network.

Applications/Software Works perfectly Does not work Some things work Notes
MyBPS
X


Novell Groupwise
X

works directly or with the paid app Grouwise Mail
Moodle

x
works with Safari or the free MyMoodle app -some flash based and linked websites may not work.
Destination Reading, Math, etc
X

PDF's X

PDF's can be viewed in iBooks and annotated with the iAnnotate App.
Gizmos

X The actual Gizmo does not work; however the documentation (pdf, doc) does load.
DEStreaming X

Not all content is on the mobile version work yet.
netTrekker

X Read aloud is sporadic.
Youtube X


District Website X


Core K12 X


BrainPOP & BrainPOP Jr.
X
They do have an iPad app that shows the featured video each day with a quiz. No plans to move to HTML5.
Weekly Reader

X Games do not work; however, teacher center works
World Book for Students

X Everything works except for video
Glogster
X

NASA for Kids

X Most things work; on a few things that don't
Wordle
X

National Geographic for Kids
X

PBS Kids (Games)
X

Starfall
X

Prezi
X

VoiceThread
X

FunBrain

X Some games work and others don't
Delicious X


Keynote (like PowerPoint) X

App that can be purchased
Pages (like Word) X

App that can be purchased
Numbers (like Excel) X

App that can be purchased
Animoto X

There's an app for that
App Store (native app) X


iBooks X


Google Mail X


Google Calendar X


Google Docs X


Google Sites X



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