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Equipment & Media Services

iPad Tablets

 

iPads Using iPads a KPU classroom Pros Cons

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Use an iPad with included pen and Notepad to create lecture notes and classroom materials  that integrate handwriting, typing, drawings, audio and pictures.  Notepad can also be used to annotate PDF documents such as student assignments in PDF format.

Connect the iPad to the projector in a KPU classroom to project notes as you create them using the Notepad software.

Access your KPU Virtual Desktop via Citrix on iPad to project files you may have already created.

 

Great tool for paperless teaching.

Ability to annotate assignments in PDF format could cut costs to  students and reduce paper usage.

Ability to capture information from different online sources. 

 

Not ideal for displaying physical objects.

Best used with One Drive cloud storage.

May require time to adapt to your teaching needs.

May need to sync with other devices. 

 

Document Camera Comparison

 

Make/Model Using in a KPU classroom Using Outside a KPU classroom Pros/Cons:

IPEVO V4K

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Connect camera to the computer & launch Visualizer software installed on the PC.

USB connectivity only.

Image displays on pc monitor & through projector.

To save images use the Visualizer software.

 

Works only with a computer &  requires  Visualizer software installation.

To save images, use the Visualizer software.

Cannot be connected directly to a projector.

 

Pros:

1 connection, super easy to use.

Cons:

Only works with a computer & requires software installation outside of a KPU classroom.

Small lens may not display whole page.

Cannot be connected directly to a data projector so it may not be ideal for use outside a classroom.

 

IPEVO HDMI/USB

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Connect the camera to the projector using the HDMI cable located on the side of the desk.  Image is displayed through the projector only.

OR

Connect the camera to the computer via USB cable. The image is displayed on the monitor and through the projector.

To save images, connect the camera to the computer via USB and use the Visualizer software.

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both.

Connect to a computer using the USB cable & install the Visualizer software.  

Connect to a data projector using an HDMI cable.

Pros:

1-2 connections, super easy to use.

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both so it's ideal for use outside a classroom.

Connected to a computer with software installed, images can be saved to computer.

No software required if connecting only to a data projector.

Cons: 

Not complicated to use however connections vary depending on use.

Requires software installation when connected to a computer outside a classroom.

Elmo MO-1

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Connect the camera to the projector using the HDMI or VGA cable located on the side  of the desk.

Image is displayed through projector.

Capturing and saving files is not possible.

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both.

Connect to a computer using the USB cable & install the Elmo Interactive Toolbox software.

Connect to a data projector or other display via HDMI or VGA cable.

Use the  Elmo Interactive Toolbox  software to capture and save images.

Pros:

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both so it's ideal for use outside a classroom.

No software required if connecting only to a data projector.

Connected to a computer with software installed, images can be saved to SD card in camera or on computer.

Cons:

Requires software installation when connected to a computer outside a classroom.

Not complicated to use, however connections vary depending on use.

Elmo MX-P

Training videos & quick start guides are available here

Questions?

Contact Leeann Waddington at leeann.waddington@kpu.ca

Connect the camera to the projector via the HDMI or VGA cable located on the side of the desk.

Image is displayed through the projector.

Capturing and saving files is not possible.

  

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both.

Connect to a computer using the included USB-C cable & install the Elmo Interactive Toolbox software.

Us the software to capture and save images.

 

Pros:

Can be used with a computer, data projector, or both so it's ideal for use outside a classroom.

No software required if connecting only to a data projector.

Cons:

Requires software installation when connected to a computer outside a classroom.

Not complicated to use, however connections vary depending on use.

 

 

Teaching & Learning Equipment List

The equipment below is for classroom use to project images and three dimensional still or moving objects. 

Training videos and quick start guides are available here.

Loan Information

  • The equipment is restricted for use by KPU employees
  • Loan period is 4 months
  • One renewal is permitted
  • Bookings are not permitted
  • An iPad and a document camera may be borrowed at the same time but only one of each

 

Item

Library & Number of Items

Notes

IPAD

Langley 15

Richmond 20

Surrey 25

Apple, Model: iPad Pro, S/N: SDMPXLA64J28K, KPU Tag: T00032], iPad Case [Poetic], Pencil & Case [SFQFWVCTUGWTJ], Video Adapter [Apple, Model: A1438], Power Adapter & Lightning Cable, [Apple, Model: A1401], Lightning Adapter, Extra Tip, Instruction Sheets, Carry Bag [Belkin]

ADJUSTABLE TABLE

Langley 2

Richmond 3

Surrey 5

AV Equipment Provided by TL for Classroom Support. | Adjustable Table (Maple Table Top 24"L x 17"W x 30-42"H, Metal Leg with Casters) [Seville Classics, AirLift].

DOCUMENT CAMERA ELMO

Cloverdale 6

Langley 6

Richmond 8

Surrey 8

Document Camera [Elmo MX-P, S/N:3405773], Carrying Case [AmazonBasics], Power Cable & Adapter, USB Cable, (3) Instruction Sheets

DOCUMENT CAMERA IPEVO

Cloverdale 6

Langley 6

Richmond 9

Surrey 9

Document Camera [Ipevo V4K Model: CDVU-081P, S/N: ?], Carrying Case [Shoot], (2) Instruction Sheets