Education Seminars & Events

Learning Tour 2012

Wednesday, December 5 2012 1:30PM - 4:00PM Central

The Apple Learning Tour is a series of events for K-12 and Higher Education leaders, faculty members, and IT professionals.

Technology makes this a magical time to be a student. And a powerful time to be an educator. The Apple Learning Tour is an opportunity to experience how you can transform learning with innovative new tools for creating, curating, and deploying content.

Engage students. Explore apps, interactive books, and Multi‑Touch textbooks.1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Discover amazing interactive iBooks. Immerse yourself in the world’s largest online catalog of free education content in iTunes U. And experience some of the thousands of education apps for iPad. Learn how to create your own interactive Multi-Touch books with Mac and iBooks Author. Discover how a course is built with iTunes U Course Manager using interactive learning materials. Then see how it all comes together with an overview of ownership and deployment models for content.

Location Instructions

The Idea Shop is located within Technology Park. There is parking located across the street in a paid lot.

This session will take IIT faculty through the steps to create a digital book using Apple's iBooks Author application. This is a hands-on session where attendees can go through the creation process start to finish and view the completed book on an iPad. Equipment will be provided.