Managing work on the iPad

Managing work on the iPad

Currently we have a great system to distribute work to pupils via our Frog VLE but unfortunately Frog 0.3 is not fully compatible with the iPad and pupils have been unable to send their work back to us via the platform. So we have been relying on our school email for pupils to hand in […]

Marking work on the iPad

Marking work on the iPad

Six months after our iPad distribution the project was already on its way to being a huge success through the eyes of pupils, teachers and most parents. However I still wanted to see if we could improve the way in which we use the iPads for teaching and learning. Distribution of work to pupils had […]

Distribution of iPads: Reception to Year 6

This is an attempt to summarise a huge task  into a short story! In less than two weeks we managed to distribute 400 iPads to pupils from the age of 4 to 11. Their associated/corresponding iTunes accounts had been set up during the summer and every pupil received a letter entailing their account details and […]

Visit to Cedars School of Excellence

In May I went to visit Cedars School of Excellence to discuss how they had rolled out iPads to all of their pupils. It was great to get answers from teachers that have already embarked on this journey and it gave me a sense of reassurance that it could be managed. Although Cedars is a small […]