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107 Favorite iPad Apps for K-8 A listing from Jacqui Murray of favorite apps of students and teachers who have used them in her school 
10 iPad Tips Practical ideas for getting started with iPads 
10 Ways to Optimize Your iPad for Kids With Special Needs Insights for preparing an iPad for people with disabilities. Most of the tricks are tailored for parents or educators working with children. 
1-to-1 Essentials Program Advice from Common Sense Media about rolling out a 1-t-1 technology program 
22 Best Mobile Apps for Kids with Special Needs Enhance certain developmental skills with fun, new technology 
25 Ways To Use iPads In The Classroom by Degree of Difficulty The Teachers' iPad Spectrum from edudemic 
2EPub 2EPUB allows you to convert PDF, doc and other types of documents and books to ePub format, the standard format for ebooks 
50 Best iPad Apps for Reading Disabilities Applications designed to meet the needs of learning disabled kids and beginning readers alike. 
50 Fab Apps for Teachers A list from Scholastic arranged by category 
5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads (And How To Correct Them) Focus on content apps, lack of teacher prep, expecting them to function as computers, multi-users, and failure to communicate purpose 
60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom 3 apps in each grade range and subject area. There is also a chart with all of the recommendations in one place.  
6 Storytelling Apps That Get English Language Learners Talking Digital storytelling tools that allow ELLs to practice speaking English  
8 Ways to Save (and Spend) on "Free" Apps  An article from Common Sense Media that explains how to control in-app purchases 
9 Presentation Apps for the iPad An article comparing the features of nine presentation apps 
ABCya Educational Apps for Children Educational Apps that ABCya! has developed as well as Educational Apps recommendations 
Adjustable iPad Mount Mount is adjustable - arms expand and contract to hold the iPad and offer 360 degree rotation for landscape or portrait viewing. 
Alternate Assessment Apps for Fourth Grade Apps and ways to use them to assess students' knowledge 
Amplify Amplify is a new business dedicated to reimagining K-12 education by creating digital products and services that empower teachers, students and parents in new ways. 
Anusen Apps App developer focusing on educational apps for kids 
App Annie A listing of the top apps in education 
APPEducation  A fourth grade teacher shares how she is implementing 1:1 iPods into her classroom 
APPitic APPitic is a directory of apps for education by Apple Distinguished Educators (ADEs) to help you transform teaching and learning. 
Apple App Volume Purchasing Explained Tony Vincent explains the volume purchasing program for Apple iPad apps 
Apple iPad Apple's webpage for the iPad 
Apple iPad User Guide The manufacturer's manual in pdf format 
Apple Resources for iPad Get the most out of iPad in school with these helpful resources 
Apple's Education Apps Apple features apps 
Apple tv + iPad = The digital Swiss Army knife  A slideshare showing the advantages of using an iPad with an Apple TV 
Applist Share a list of all your iPhone- and iPad-Applications with your friends, your colleagues and your family. 
App of Approval App of Approval partners with classroom teachers to produce their app idea without any financial risk to the teacher 
Apps4Autism A blog devoted to reviewing apps created for autistic children 
Apps For Blind And Visually Impaired This AppList highlights some of the most innovative and entertaining apps available to the vision impaired.  
Apps for Speech Therapists A listing with descriptions and pricing 
Apps for Students With LD: Having Fun A few apps that can help to minimize or remove the stuff that poses barriers to fun for the person with LD. 
Apps for Students With LD: Organization and Study Students with learning disabilities often have trouble with study skills like getting and staying organized—a crucial executive function skill—and remembering what needs to happen and when. 
Apps in Education A listing of apps by subject area 
appSmitten A listing of the best apps by category. Newsletter available. 
Apps to Help Students With Dyscalculia and Math Difficulties 6 apps to help students with math difficulties 
Apps to Help Students With Dysgraphia and Writing Difficulties Apps that make the writing process a bit easier and even fun!  
Apps to Help Students With Dyslexia and Reading Difficulties Recommendations from a mother and her teenaged daughter who has dyslexia 
AppStorm AppStorm brings you not just reviews of great (and not so great) iPad apps, but we also round them up into categorized lists, give you how-to tips and tricks to get more out of them, and combine it with a healthy dose of iPad related news. 
AppyMall Find specific apps related to educational and skill level 
A Practical Guide For Teachers Who Just Got iPads So you finally got a class set of iPads and you are not sure what to do next and where to start? Here is a very simple list of tried and true tips to help. 
Assessment Apps Innovative assessment apps to help educators prep for Common Core tests and provide in-depth student feedback. 
Assistive Technology Pinterest A collection of assistive technology resources 
Avatar Generation EdTech iPad magazine 
A Weekend Day in the Life of an iPad Links to apps in the Kathy Schrock presentation 
Awesome Apps for Classroom Management Apps and tips for using your Smartphone or iPad in the classroom 
Best Apps for Kids Reviews by a mom of apps by grade, by topic and by category  
Best Apps for Teaching and Learning The Best Apps for Teaching and Learning is a recognition honoring apps of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning as embodied in the American Association of School Librarians' Standards for the 21st-Century Learner. 
Best Family Games Mobile Apps Ratings of games from Common Sense Media, not all of which are educational 
Best Kids Apps Reviews of the best educational apps for kids 
Best Music Notation Apps for iPad An article highlighting the three best iPad notation options and their different strengths and purposes. 
Big Grips iPad frame and stand made for kids 
Bloomin' Apps Kathy Schrock's collection of applications to support every level of Bloom's Taxonomy 
Blooms Apps  How to implement Blooms in the classroom using the apps that are available 
Blooms Taxonomy with Apps Matching apps to the various stages of Bloom's Taxonomy 
Bridging Apps Bridging the gap between technology and people with disabilities 
Brushes A painting app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad 
Care and Maintenance Poster Reminders for students from Common Sense Media's 1 to 1 Essentials 
Critical Evaluation of a Content-Based Mobile App A checklist form from Kathy Schrock 
CurriculumLoft Streamlines one-to-one learning environments with digital curriculum and mobile device management, content delivery to student learning devices, and automation of digital assessments. 
Dan King's iPad Resources Articles, Apps and Handouts 
Datamation Systems iPad carts to synch and charge 
Debate Should iPads replace paper books in schools? 
Developing Apps for iPhone & iPad: A Free Stanford Course 20 video lectures available on iTunes U 
dotEPUB dotEPUB is software in the cloud that allows you to convert any webpage into an e-book. 
Early Childhood iPads Lincoln Public Schools' implementation of an iPad initiative in their early childhood program 
ECE Technology: 10 Trending Tools for Teachers 10 trending tech tools that early childhood teachers can use to attain better outcomes in the classroom 
Education Apps for iPod/iPad Christine Dowd's list arranged by categories including special ed and administrators 
Education for a New Era New Steve Jobs Schools in the Netherlands preparing students for life in the digital age 
Empowering Students Through Screencasting A tutorial with the resources to learn about using screencasting with students 
ESL Games Vocabulary games designed to work on the iPad 
Evaluation Rubric for Educational Apps A rubric to evaluate the quality and effectiveness of an app in terms of how it may impact student achievement 
Evaluation Rubric for iPod/iPad Apps Kathy Schrock's rubric based on the work of Harry Walker 
Everyday Speech Apps for Social Skills, Language, and Emotions 
Exploring the Frontiers of Assistive Technology A video podcast showing how people use assistive technology to communicate, express their creativity, play games and make so much more out of life. This podcast shows that there is no reason why people with physical, vision, speech or language impairments cannot use the same creative and educational software as every other Mac OS X user. 
Flipy Mult-angle soft pillow lap stand 
Four Ways to Kidproof an iPhone or iPad An article with advice from the New York Times Gadgetwise column 
Four Ways to Make Your Battery Last Longer David Pogue offers tips that will extend the battery life on your iPad or iPhone 
Frolyc An environment for authoring, managing, assigning, using, and sharing interactive educational activities 
Get started with AirPlay Macworld's guide to setting up and configuring AirPlay 
Getting Started: iPads for Special Needs This handbook addresses not only why you should consider an iPad for your special needs user, but also which one to buy, the accessories that may be necessary for a special needs user—case, stylus, keyboards, switch access, Braille interfaces, wheelchair mounting and more—all with a particular focus on the special needs user. Free online. 
Grants for iPads A list of resources to apply for grants 
Graphite Find the best apps, games, websites, and digital curricula rated for learning 
How to Geek The Complete List of iPad Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials 
How to Launch a Successful School iPad Program A 30-minute free video presentation from Simple K12 
How to Lock the iPad to a Single App A great way to ensure pupils remain on the app that you want! 
How to Setup iPads for School Rollout Detailed instructions with pictures 
How to Use Airplay Without Apple TV An eHow video using the Reflector app 
How to Use AssistiveTouch on an iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad Applying the AssistiveTouch feature provides options to access all the regular iDevice features through the touchscreen, rather than the tactile buttons. So if your Home or Power buttons are broken, or if you benefit from using touch screen buttons rather than physical ones, AssistiveTouch can help. 
iBuildApp Design your own mobile app 
iDon't have iPads: Writing iPad/Technology Grants Jennie Magiera gives tips on finding grants to obtain iPads 
I'm Just A Teacher and I've Made An App Learn to create a web app from the PE Geek 
InfuseLearning Student choice. Visible thinking. Easy. ‘Student response’ will never be the same. 
INKids iPad apps for K-12 classrooms 
InterAction Education The blog of a former teacher, now developer of educational apps 
Interesting Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom An evolving Google presentation with practical ways to use iPads contributed by teachers who are using them in their classrooms 
In Their Hands: iPads for Learning Trial 21 Steps to 1-to-1 Success A handbook for planning, preparing, implementing and evaluating iPad programs 
Introduction to iOS Management A webcast from JAMF Software  
iOgrapher A mobile multimedia case for the iPad and iPhone 
iPad 4 Schools This blog discusses simple sensible steps to using the iPad in your school and its obvious effect in delivering 21st Century, student-centred learning. 
iPad Academy Tips and tutorials for making the most of your iPad 
iPad Acceptable Use Policy Ideas for creating an acceptable use policy for your school. Free to copy and paste according to the metatags. 
iPad Accessibility Intuitive by design, iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch also come with assistive features that allow people with disabilities to experience the fun and function of iOS. With these innovative technologies built right in, iOS devices become powerful and affordable assistive devices. 
iPad Adventures at Lower School  A blog chronicling the precess of a kindergarten iPad pilot program 
iPad: A Magical and Revolutionary Guide A guide to help you get the most out of your iPad 
iPad Apps and Development A blog listing existing apps and giving information on developing your own apps 
iPad Apps for Autism A spreadsheet of apps recommended and reviewed by a parent of an Autistic child 
iPad Apps for Elementary School Education A list created by Steve Lee 
iPad Apps for School Reviews and articles about educational apps 
iPad APPS for Storytelling A listing from StoryKeepers to help digital storytelling go mobile 
iPad Apps for the Classroom A blog reviewing apps to be used in educational settings 
iPad As.. A list from Ed Tech Teacher connecting objectives to recommended apps 
iPad Curriculum A blog highlighting ways to make learning mobile 
iPad Essentials for School Leaders Designed especially for administrators, this online workshop helps principals to set up their iPads to be the ultimate productivity tool. 
iPad Guided Tours Learn about features of various iPad apps 
iPad in Schools Exploring the impact of the iPad on schools and schooling 
iPad Interactive Whiteboard  A comparison of software that enables you to use your iPad as an interactive whiteboard 
iPad & iPod Classroom Integration and Grant Writing An article by a fourth grade teacher which includes a copy of her own grant 
iPad/iPod Touch Resources A listing of educational apps as well as task cards to go along with them 
iPad Learning Resources Apple site for iPads in education. Includes guided tours of apps and info on the volume purchasing plan 
iPad Lessons A Pinterest list from Lisa Johnson 
iPad Lessons Reviews of online iPad lessons from Ron Warren who works at an aged care facility 
iPad News Daily Apps, accessories, basics, and reviews 
Ipad Resources JoAnn Genter's list including the apps presented at her ISTE presentation, Differentiating for Elementary Special Needs Students Using the iPad 
iPad Resources for Administrators iPad apps recommended for administrators 
iPads and Autism Resources: Fundraising, Donations, Research, and Education Squidalicious is a blog written by the mother of an autistic son includes a listing of iPad apps for autism 
iPads & Autism Apps Recommendations  Compiled by a parent, an Autistic adult, and an Speech Language Pathologist 
iPads for Educators: Funding and Grant Information Grant resources and advice from UDL Playgound 
iPads for Learning Victorian Government iPads for Learning website 
iPads for Learning Getting Started Classroom ideas for learning with the iPad resource booklet for schools 
iPads help Salem County students learn School Districts in Salem County, N.J. have adopted ipads 
iPads in Education A ning exploring the use of iPads and eBooks in schools 
iPads in Education A UK based site concerned with using Apple’s iPad for teaching and learning 
iPads in education: Where's the money coming from?  Ways that school districts are finding funds for iPad purchases 
iPads in Primary Education How to raise standards in pupils' communication, spoken language and writing skills making best use of mobile technology. 
iPads in Teacher Observations A discussion with helpful links for administrators 
iPads in the Classroom iPad use for teaching and learning 
iPads take a place next to crayons in kindergarten Auburn, Maine kindergartners will each receive an iPod next year 
iPad Tools for School Leaders Tools for administrators from LEC Leadership Institute 
iPad User Guide The Apple Users Manual 
iPhone, iPad and iPod touch Apps for (Special) Education A listing of apps that are useful for special education 
iPod and iPad User Group Wiki The wiki offers deployment and management articles, and on the blog side, action research projects and classroom activities where iPods and iPads are supporting academic achievement  
iPods and iPads in the Classroom Resources collected and reviewed for a professional development workshop 
iPodsibilities One teacher's thoughts on using iPads and iPods in the classroom 
iPod Touch & iPad Resources A LiveBinder of resources for educators 
iSchool Initiative Donate used iPads or other mobile devices when you upgrade 
Is it possible to customize multi-touch gestures on an iPad? Step by step directions for customizing gestures 
iTeach with iPads Innovating learning and literacy with iPads in kindergarten 
It’s ‘digital heroin’: How screens turn kids into psychotic junkies A psychologist warns of the dangers of screen addiction for young children 
iTunes Account Without a Credit Card Instructions for setting up an iTunes account to enable access to free materials only 
Kathy Schrock's iPad Page Kathy Schrock's page including support resources for her presentations as well as links. 
Kicking It Up with iPads and Common Core in Elementary AIG A presentation on using apps with gifted students 
Learning and Teaching with iPads Implementation in a Catholic school in Australia 
Learning Continuity with iPads Keep students connected to your curriculum from home and back 
Learning with iPad Apple's iPad education page 
L'Escapadou Educational apps for kids 
Literacy and Numeracy Partnership Project: Early Childhood iPad Initiative The Early Childhood iPad Initiative is intended to complement and strengthen existing efforts to improve students’ literacy and numeracy achievement 
Little Bee Speech and Language Apps A collection of apps for teaching articulation 
Mac World iPad Superguide Purchase the iPad guide as a PDF, iBook, or CD. There is also a free 23 page download preview. 
Math Doodles Apps to provide a place where one can discover the joy, wonder, and fun of mathematics 
Max Cases Cases including the heavy-duty Shield as well as stands and wired keyboards 
Mobile Learning 4 Special Needs A listing of apps for children with special needs 
Mobile Montessori Montessori inspired, educational apps are designed for preschool, kindergarten and elementary school aged children and can be incorporated into all types of educational programs.  
Moms with Apps A collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families. App Fridays include special offers on featured apps 
Movie Mount The Movie Mount is a unique piece of hardware which allows you to radically improve video capture with the iPad. It turns your iPad into a complete studio. Use tele- and wide angle lenses, attach microphones and lights. Use a tripod for super stable shots and much more. Comes with a free app. 
myOsmo Osmo is a unique gaming accessory for the iPad that comes with games and will change the way your child plays. 
Nearpod An interactive presentation and assessment tool 
Noticing Tools Noticing Tools(TM) are a ground-breaking suite of iPad apps that make learning math and science irresistible through play, creative design projects, and collaboration. 
OverDrive Help Videos Tutorials for going mobile with digital books 
PadGadget News about iPads as well as reviews and special offers on apps 
Palm Beach iPad Pilot Information about a pilot project using iPads in Palm Beach, Florida 
QR Treasure Hunt Generator! A tool to easily create a treasure hunt with QR Codes 
ReadWriteThink Apps Mobile apps of activities from NCTE 
Rev360 An iPad case with a built-in handle 
Roslyn iPad Forum Roslyn School District’s iPad Forum, a place where teachers and administrators can share ideas about how to use the iPad in the modern-day classroom. 
Simple K12 Offers webinars for professional development on using iPads and other topics 
Sites for Using iPads in Education Lisa Nielsen's list of useful materials following a workshop by Meg Wilson 
Smart Apps for Kids Lists, reviews and giveaways 
Socrative A smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets. 
Speech Therapy Apps Virtual Speech Center offers innovative speech therapy apps for schools, private practices, independent speech pathologists and parents. 
Study Pad Math apps for grades K-5, Common Core aligned 
Sync and Charge A portable unit to sync and charge multiplle ipads 
Tablets: From Security to PD Scholastic Administrator's essential guide to rolling out a tablet project in schools 
Tablets in the Classroom  A site specializing in learning about fractions 
Teacher Observation Form Template Make a copy of this Google form from Kern Kelly and Fred Johnston and customize. Includes instructions. 
Teach With Your iPad A wiki with practical information about using iPads 
The App Builder Create your own HTML5 web-based apps free or for a fee upload to the app stores 
The Best Apps for Kids who Love Animal Facts Favorite kid-friendly nature and wildlife apps from the National Wildlife Federation 
The First 5s with iPads How to use iPads in the first 5 hours, the first 5 days, and the first 5 weeks of school 
The Future of Centers in the Math Classroom Math apps from MathFileFolderGames 
The Must-Have App Review Rubric An app review rubric from by eMobilize 
The Periodic Table of iPad Apps A table from ISTE, divided by type of app 
These are a few of my favorite apps!  A listing of apps with grade levels and descriptions by Amy Todd 
Top 10 Math Apps For Kids Educator picks of apps after testing hundreds of them 
Top Five Apps for Parents with Special Needs Kids Apps that are especially helpful for parents with special needs children: 
Touchfire A screen-top keypad 
Two Guys and Some iPads Augmented Reality in education 
Typing in the Age of iPads This article questions whether keyboarding is a relevant skill  
Using AirPlay You can AirPlay videos, music, or photos from a variety of locations on your iOS 7 device, including from within the Photos, Videos, Safari, and Music apps. 
Ways to Evaluate Educational Apps A rubric to help teachers evaluate educational apps 
What Students Think About Using iPads in School Interviews with eighth grade students about their experience with school-issued iPads 
Will the iPad Revolutionize Education?  Point and counterpoint discussion from Leading and Learning Digital magazine 
Zoodles A safe Kid Mode® for every device, free 
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