Best iPad accessories for teachers in the classroom

This short video describes different accessories you may need when using an iPad in the classroom. You don’t need to be tech savvy to use an iPad in the classroom, it’s very easy to get started. If you are new in using an iPad in the classroom and you are not sure what you need, this video was created for you. Please let us know if you found it helpful.

This video is not intended to cover every possible accessories, it’s just a starting point. If you are using accessories in your classroom that you find very helpful, please let us know, we’d love to hear from you and share with other teachers.


iPad accessories

Beside an iPad, you'll need either an HDMI or VGA cable with the proper iPad adapter. If you use a VGA (Video Graphic Array) cable, the key word being video, you'll also need a cable for the sound which you plug into the headphone port of the iPad and the sound system available in your classroom. Other accessories are discussed.