Answers to Common Questions
From any device - Skype me (Skype is a free download and works with WebWasher): dr_bmason
From an iPad - FaceTime me: firstname.lastname@example.org then tap my email address in FaceTime.
 When cleaning an iPad, DO NOT use window cleaner or any liquid cleansers or soaps. Just use a damp cloth to get the glass wet, and then a dry cloth to dry it. The screen of an iPad contains a special oil-resistant substance you will wash off if you clean it (as is human nature) with glass cleaner.
 Data Director has been offering (since the end of school last year) an online testing solution. No more printing or bubbling or scanning answer sheets! And while some teachers report it is not working perfectly, you should TRY IT on a small 10-question quiz just to get used to it! There are more instructions on the Drive-Thru Classes page - check them out!
 As of October 13th, 2011, Apple issued a new operating system for mobile devices including iPads, called iOS 5. Use iTunes to install it, but FIRST right-click your device in Itunes and choose "Backup..." - that way if anything goes wrong during the install, you can restore your device to its current state with that backup file.
 iPads hop off the wireless network from time to time. It happens.
You can hop back on a wireless network fast & easy - just tap Home --> Settings --> Wi-Fi and select the desired network from there. The trick here in the district is to be patient and wait at the Wi-Fi screen for wireless networks to appear. There are more instructions on the Drive-Thru Classes page - check them out!