Apple's push into the classroom begins with the new 9.7-inch iPad with Apple Pencil support, but it doesn't end there! Shared iPad is a tool meant to help teachers and students manage an entire classrooms worth of iPads at once!
Industry analyst Carolina Milanesi identifies three areas that would help Apple grow marketshare in education: hardware pricing, improved productivity/collaboration suite, and better classroom management tools.
Education IT expert Bradley Chambers feels that Apple needs to do more than just offer less expensive iPads and Macs to education customers. Not all of the challenges are Apple’s fault, but it is their problem.