What is the status of student iPads?

Many of you have wondered, why is it that students are unable to download apps or why students who are locked out of their iPads cannot get them reset. The situation that WCS encountered in November created a problem for how software connects to each student’s iPad (as well as MacBooks and Apple TVs). The software is part of a mobile device management system, generally … Continue reading What is the status of student iPads?

Here’s the latest…

As promised, we’re sharing updates as it relates to the current situation with Wood County Schools’ ransomware attack. Visit our FAQs page for the latest updates which includes information about midterms and LiveGrades as well as MacBooks, iPads and more. The page is password protected. If you have not received the password, please contact your building administrator. We will not burden your inbox about posts … Continue reading Here’s the latest…

Apple IDs: What’s it all about?

From MacBooks to iPads and beyond, educators in Wood County Schools have accepted the challenge of integrating these tools to create instruction that is more engaging, creative, and relevant to their students’ lives. Being able to take advantage of these tools requires the use of an Apple ID. This post aims to clarify the difference between a managed Apple ID and a professional Apple ID. … Continue reading Apple IDs: What’s it all about?