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Tech for Teachers

Would you like to get more out of your iPad in the classroom? Are you using them to their full potential? Below are 3 free resources for teachers that will help them to use the apps that come built into Apple products.

- Boost your iPad knowledge
- Other resources to enhance learning
- Teacher training with Apple

Delivered by Apple Distinguished Educator, David Kirtlan

David was asked by Apple to become one of the UK's first Apple Distinguished Educators. He advised the programme, and helped to shape what the programme has become today. He remains one of only five individuals in the UK accredited to deliver Apple’s Education Strategic Planning programme for schools. And, he regularly presents at Apple conferences, delivering on aspects of embedding training into established curriculums and elements of best practice.

Book Creator

create, read and publish


discover books you'll love


turn videos into movie magic


build stunning presentations

Swift Playgrounds

learn serious code on your iPad

Accessibility features

supporting teaching and learning

Schoolwork app

Schoolwork is a new iPad app built to help teachers both save time and maximise each student’s potential. With Schoolwork, it’s easy to share class materials, get students to a specific activity in an app, collaborate with students, and view student progress.

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Classroom app

With Classroom, you can easily launch the same app on every student iPad at the same time or launch a different app for each group of students. Classroom helps teachers focus on teaching so students can focus on learning.

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Everyone Can Create

Apple designed Everyone Can Create to help bring creativity to learning in meaningful ways. It includes a collection of free project guides that introduce students to skills they can use to better express themselves through video, drawing, music and photography on iPad.

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Everyone Can Code

The Everyone Can Code curriculum can help teach coding to students of all ages and abilities, equipping them with the skills they need to succeed. Teacher guides provide a step-by-step course in teaching code, from introducing the basics on iPad up to building apps on Mac.

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Teacher training with Apple

Apple Teacher

Apple Teacher is a free professional learning programme designed to support and celebrate educators in using Apple products for teaching and learning.

The programme helps educators build skills on iPad and Mac that directly apply to activities with their students and earn recognition for the new things they learn. The programme is open to all educators and is a great way for schools and education authorities to offer free professional learning that their staff can work through together.

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When teachers sign up for Apple Teacher, they start a self‑paced journey through the Apple Teacher Learning Center and Multi-Touch Starter Guides for iPad and Mac. Whether they’re new to Apple products or have been using them for years, whether they have a single device or one for every student — Apple Teacher has the tools educators need to use iPad and Mac to connect with all learners.

To become an Apple Teacher:
1. Sign up for the Apple Teacher Learning Center
2. Build skills using the Apple Teacher Starter Guides
3. Collect all eight badges for either iPad or Mac by taking interactive quizzes and get recognised with an official Apple Teacher logo.

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