Parental Controls: Using Apple’s Screen Time Setting

Screen Time

Beginning with iOS 12, Apple has provided additional tools to let parents know how much time their children spend on apps, websites, and more. Now families can make more informed decisions about how children use their devices, and set limits if they’d like.

Read more about Apple’s Screen Time here.

Parents can set (read more)

JamfControl – Temporary Actions

JamfControl is a dashboard application that gives school MDM administrators the ability to perform certain actions on student iPads in their buildings.

For more information about JamfControl see our Resource Guide.

JamfControl now has temporary actions which will allow a device to be removed from certain settings for short period of time to assist with (read more)

Google Critical Security Alert

If you receive the following email, the only action is to change your password:

 

Explanation of why this is occurring: According to Google this is a legit notification from Google regarding an event on your account via one of their services such as YouTube, Google Photos, AdWords, Blogger, or Picaso. It is referred (read more)

JamfControl

JamfControl is a dashboard application that gives school MDM administrators the ability to perform certain actions on student iPads in their buildings.

*Access to JamfControl is only available to those who complete MDM training. Please submit a work order to arrange training.

What can you do with JamfControl?

Log In See a List of Devices (read more)

Padcaster Set-up and Use

Welcome to your new Padcaster Kit! This page will give you information about basic set-up and use as well as ideas for how the Padcaster might fit into your lessons.

Your Padcaster kit comes with a district issued iPad and iPod touch to support your media creation. These devices are inventoried and must remain with (read more)

LTP Techoices Code Kit

Coding is a skill that teaches problem solving and team work across many discipline areas. This kit will provide codable objects to support a classroom of students.

Support documentation for this kit can be found here

What’s included:

Choose TWO of these 5 options: Option 1 Option 2 Option 3 Option 4 Option 5 Quantity (read more)

LTP Techoices Collaborate Kit

Working in pairs or small teams is a part of many student activities. This kit provides tools for small groups to project and share ideas with one another.

Support documentation for this kit can be found here.

What’s included:

Choose from one of these 3 options: Option 1 Option 2 Option 3 Quantity Item Quantity (read more)

LTP Techoices Create Kit

Giving students the tools they need to create artifacts to demonstrate learning is a powerful part of supporting engaged learning. This kit provides students with tools to draw, sketch, annotate, and write more effectively with their iPad.

Support documentation for this kit can be found here.

What’s Included:

Choose one of these 3 options: Option (read more)

LTP Techoices Communicate Kit

Learning to communicate effectively is an essential part of all academic areas. The LTP TeCHoices Communicate kit provides your school with the tools needed to create videos, audio recordings, and 360 images. All tools in this kit are designed to integrate with the use of an iPad.

Support documentation for this kit can (read more)

Troubleshooting District Printers via Self Service on Macintosh Computers

The new Self Service application (installed on all Macintosh systems in the district) now allows users to troubleshoot district-installed printers on their Macintosh computers while on the district network.

You can find Self Service in your Applications folder, or simply click on Spotlight, type “Self Service” and double-click the application to open (read more)