ROE #51 Apple Education Overview and Technology Roundtable

Event Description

We’d like to invite you to an exclusive roundtable discussion about deploying Apple in education. Hear from Apple about the latest features for education in iOS and macOS. You’ll also have the opportunity to network with other schools and districts deploying Apple devices.

What you’ll learn

*Discover how teaching tools like Classroom and Schoolwork make it easy to guide how students use devices and apps in the classroom and provide valuable insight into each student’s progress.
*Explore how Apple School Manager, a single destination for administrators, can simplify and streamline deployment.
*See how support for federated authentication with Microsoft Azure Active Directory makes it easier than ever to integrate iPad and Mac with your existing systems.
*Learn how tvOS makes it simple to configure Apple TV for common school scenarios — from classrooms and libraries to conference rooms and registration areas.
*Participate in discussions about deployment best practices for your school and district.
*Don’t miss this opportunity to see these features in action and connect with Apple to help you get the most from Apple devices in your school.

Apple Education Trainer Cohort

Event Description

The Apple Education Trainer (AET) program prepares individuals from intermediate agencies and noncommercial education groups to use the Apple Teacher program resources to support the educators within their organization.

During the two-consecutive-day AET Institute, you’ll:

  • Enhance your skills for creating a culture of learning
  • Expand personal skills in macOS or iOS device and Apple app use for learning. Training will be focused on the iPad, but apps and resources are similar across iOS devices.
  • Ensure an understanding of the Apple Teacher program and resources and can successfully use them to support educators in your organization

Following the AET Institute you’ll be asked to submit a project within 30 days to complete your authorization.

Objectives

By taking this workshop, you will gain:

  • An understanding of the Apple approach to creating an open and constructive learning environment
  • Intense coaching in the use of Apple apps and resources for teaching and learning
  • Use of the Apple Education Trainer logo

Prerequisite

To participate in the Apple Education Trainer program you must:

  • Participants must earn the eight Apple Teacher badges for iPad, found on the Apple Teacher Learning Center, and submit a screenshot with name and badges to Brian Bates (bbates@ltcillinois.org) by 3/11/19.
  • Be responsible for training educators in the use of Apple tools in your organization
  • Have the use of an iPad or Mac with the current operating system and Apple
    apps installed

Space in this cohort is very limited.