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Turn Your iPad into an Interactive Document Camera

Ever thought of using your iPad as an interactive document camera? You are not the only one. There are multiple apps out there for accomplishing such a feat.
iPad Doc Cam Stand

Things you will need:

  1. iPad 2 or later
  2. Apple TV or VGA/HDMI Adapter for iPad
  3. Projector or HDTV

Apps you will need

The Camera App on the iPad and a stand (Click Here) or any of the following apps.
  1. ScreenChomp
  2. Spalshtop Interactive Whiteboard (Kinda Pricey, but could be worth it)
  3. Doceri
  4. Stage: Interactive Whiteboard and Document Camera

Tutorials

  1. How to Airplay on Apple TV
  2. How to use Screen Chomp
  3. Splashtop Tutorials
    1. Setup
    2. Presentation Tools
    3. Annotation Tools
    4. Flip Chart
  4. Doceri 
    1. Basics of Doceri
    2. How to Use Doceri in Classroom


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