How to Keep Students Within One iPad App

In a One iPad Classroom, students will be handling one (your) iPad. Here's a quick way to keep them in the one app you want them to be working in.

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How to Keep Students Within One iPad App
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Go to Settings from your iPad homescreen.

Go to Settings from your iPad homescreen.

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Within Accessibility, find Guided Access under Learning and turn it to ON.

Within Accessibility, find Guided Access under Learning and turn it to ON.

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3
Set a passcode.

Set a passcode.

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Pick a four-digit code that's easy for you to remember, but that your students don't know.

Pick a four-digit code that's easy for you to remember, but that your students don't know.

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Go back (arrow at top left) and make sure Guided Access is selected for Triple-click Home.

Go back (arrow at top left) and make sure Guided Access is selected for Triple-click Home.

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You have enabled Guided Access. Open your app, and triple-click Home.  A new screen will pop up, and you will have to hit Start (upper right).  A student can't End or switch apps without the passcode.

You have enabled Guided Access. Open your app, and triple-click Home. A new screen will pop up, and you will have to hit Start (upper right). A student can't End or switch apps without the passcode.

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