iPad Training for Teachers

Course Content

The course consists of two, 1.5 hour sessions, and includes the following: 

iPad purchase options (Education, Refurbished iPads)
Basic iPad tutorials
An introduction to using iPads in a classroom environment
Ideas for classroom implementation of iPads
Presentation of Video examples of teachers using tablets in the classroom
iPads for Assessment
Creating content on an iPad
App purchase; Apple Volume Licensing program
iPad management, security
School Acceptable Use Policy, BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)
Information on how tablets can support students with SEN
Accessibility information and guidelines
A wide range of apps and online resources for iPads

Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, participants will be enabled to:

Use the basic tools and functions associated with an iPad
Use an iPad to support learning in their classroom
Explore apps and other online resources for use on iPads
Become familiar with accessibility features of iPads
Use an iPad to support students with special educational needs
Manage iPads in a school environment

Dates: Thursday 4th & 11th April 2019
Venue: Monaghan Education Centre
Times: 7.30 – 9pm
Duration: 2 x 1.5hr Sessions
Please bring your own device