Process

First, find your Implementation Team in the table below. You can click on your job title in the table to find your job description.

CurriculumAppsManagementVPP/Budget
Blue Special Ed
Chassie CombsLanika McClendonJanelle Clemons
Red
Grades K-5
Stephanie DavisTeresa KoonsKatie McFadden
Green
*K-12 Specials
Kevin PoeThomas OdorMeredith White
Purple
6-12
Sarah CostAdam CarterN/A


*Music, Art, Health and PE, Foreign Language

Next, read through the Information for Everyone to familiarize yourself with the iPads, the applications, and uses of this device in education.

Information for Everyone
The App Store
How the iPad  Will Revolutionize Education
Bretford iPad Cart

Make a copy of the Individual Assessment Form. Complete it and rename it as “yourlastname5611Module8/9”.  Share it with me (annewall.apsu@gmail.com) no later than July 5th.

Then, find your job listed below. Included under your job description will be a collection of helpful Web sites and instructions for completing your portion of the task.

Apps Coordinator
Your main responsibility is to answer the question:
What Apps should we buy?

Your job is to coordinate the selection of the 20 apps your team will purchase. You need to ensure that your team has selected four apps that relate to each of the ISTE standards as well as the grade levels your group was assigned.

You will need to designate duties to your team members to help you complete this task, but you are responsible for its ultimate completion.

Make a copy of the  Standards-based Apps Form and share it with your team members. You can use the Discussion tool in Google Docs to communicate with your team members about the completion of this document. Rename it as “yourteamcolor5611Apps”. Share it with me (annewall.apsu@gmail.com) no later than July 5th.

Use these resources (and any others you can find) to help you complete your portion of the task.

Resources for all grade levels

Functional Educational Apps
The App Store
iEducation App Reviews
Apps for Learning
25 Apps That Will Help You Graduate College
Best iPad 2 Apps
iPad for Kids


Management Coordinator
Your main responsibility is to answer the question:
How will we manage the iPads?

Your job is to develop a management plan for the implementation of the iPads in your school.

Make copy of this document and share it with your team members. You can use the Discussion tool in Google Docs to communicate with your team members about the completion of this document. Rename it as “yourteamcolor5611Management”. Share it with me (annewall.apsu@gmail.com) no later than July 5th.

You will need to designate duties to your team members to help you complete this task, but you are responsible for its ultimate completion.

Use these resources (and any others you can find) to help you complete your portion of the task.

Managing a Classroom Set of iPads
Managing iPads
Preparing Your School for i
Pad Implementation

VPP/Budget Coordinator
Your main responsibility is to answer the question:
How will we manage the budget and purchasing of the iPad apps?

Your job is to coordinate Apple’s Volume Purchasing Plan (VPP), staying within the $1500 budget, including a 50% discount on the applications, and creating a spreadsheet itemizing the cost of each of the 20 apps selected by your team.

You will need to designate duties to your team members to help you complete this task, but you are responsible for its ultimate completion.

Make a copy of this document and the Budget Spreadsheet and share it with your team members. You can use the Discussion tool in Google Docs to communicate with your team members about the completion of this document. Rename it as “yourteamcolor5611Budget”. Share it with me (annewall.apsu@gmail.com) no later than July 5th.

Use these resources (and any others you can find) to help you complete your portion of the task.

Apple Volume Purchasing Plan VPP
VPP Step by Step Instructions
Purchasing Apps

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