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Apple Mobile Computing Cart

 

After many years of successful use, the apple cart has been retired from service.

This cart is no longer available for loan.

 

 What is this?

Apple Mobile Computing Cart

 

An Apple MacBook Learning Lab provides flexible and convenient access to technology, easily transforming any classroom into a digital learning environment. It’s all housed in a sturdy and secure mobile cart, ready to roll into any classroom. It contains:

  • 30 MacBook computers in a cart that holds and charges up to 30 laptops
  • 5 additional MacBook computers are available with carrying cases.
  • AirPort wireless networking
  • Apple Remote Desktop for classroom management

 

Software and hardware available on the Apple MacBooks:

Standard Apple MacBook software: Additional installed software: MacBook hardware:

DVD Player
GarageBand
iDVD
Image Capture
iMovie
iPhoto
iTunes
Photo Booth
QuickTime Player

VLC

LibreOffice

Skype

 

 

Apple MacBook 
MacOS 10.6

 

 Who do we support?

OISE Faculty or instructors of OISE-affiliated programs.

 

 How do I request it?

 

After many years of successful use, the apple cart has been retired from service.

  • This cart is no longer available for loan.

 

 What is the cost?

There is no cost.

 

 How do I get support?

Apple Canada professional available for consultation

To help support this project, an educator has been chosen for their expertise in integrating technology into learning.  We focus on your learning objectives with content aligning and based on effective design standards.

An Apple Effective Instruction and Technology Specialist focuses on a variety of easily implemented strategies for personalizing learning content, process, and products to address individual student needs. Staff using the technology will use iLife and iWork tools with a variety of best practice instructional and assessment strategies to support student learning.

Contact the EC Client Care Portal at portal@oise.utoronto.ca if you would like to request a consultation with an Apple Education Specialist.