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1:1 Mobile Device

Wireless

  • Should be easy to deploy and manage

  • Centrally controlled and managed (look for cloud-based controller model)

  • Dual radios (iPads have dual radios)

    • 2.3 GHz most common, longest range, most interference

    • 5.0 GHz works best in high client densities

  • Meraki

  • Aerohive

  • Aruba

  • HP

Device Management

  • Based on xml document called the configuration profile.

  • MDM is different from PC/mac management

    • Schuyler Uses Apple Configurator & Apple Profile Manager

      • Apple Configurator - Free

      • Mountain Lion Server running a mac mini

    • Cozad and GINW Use Meraki

      • Free

      • We also use their wireless and switches, all one controller

      • Does android, windows and mac as well

    • Apple Configurator
  • Repair - Cozad

    • We keep extras on the shelf

    • Broken screens - $200 to repair, trying out ESU for less cost.

    • iCrack (Kearney)

    • No AppleCare

  • Enterprise iOS - Good resource for information on managing iOS devices.
    • Wireless

Computer/Printer Access

  • Cozad

    • We don’t provide printer access to iPads

    • Students can use computers in library to print if necessary

    • 9-12 students rarely use computer or print

  • Schuyler

    • We don’t provide printer access to iPads

    • Students use Mobile Laptop Carts & Media Center to print

  • GINW
    • We don’t provide printer access to iPads
    • Students can use computers in library to print if necessary

Student-Teacher Content Management

  • Student-Teacher Content management

    • Cozad - eBackpack and Google Drive

      • Core service $2/student (erate eligible)

      • iPad module $1/student (erate eligible)

      • SIS import $2000 (not eligible)

      • LDAP integration $1000 (not eligible)

      • We are happy with product but also investigating others:

    • Schuyler - My Big Campus

      • Part of package with Lightspeed systems web filtering - no additional cost

Teacher-Student Communication

  • Cozad

    • Email - GAFE (Google Apps For Education)

    • social networks (google+, twitter, FaceBook)

    • Moodle LMS (teachers moving away--not best for iPads)

  • GINW

    • Email - GAFE (Google Apps For Education)

    • Social Networks (Google+, Twitter, FaceBook)

    • Moodle LMS

    • eBackpack

    • Edmodo

    • Teacher websites

Cloud Storage

  • Cozad and GINW

    • eBackpack

    • iCloud

    • Google Drive

    • Dropbox

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