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Teacher Toolkit

Providing the technology to tailor your classroom

Teacher Toolkit

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XMA in Education








XMA allLearn


XMA allChoice


Bring Your Own Device and Mobile Device Management

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With the new academic year in full swing, it is important that you have the right IT to support your students. With extensive experience working within the education sector and a proven track record for the successful delivery of integrated IT solutions, XMA is perfectly positioned to deliver the right solution to you. 1

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With a range of end-user devices operating Windows 8, Android, iOS and OS X systems, you can choose a device that suits your school, teachers and children. Enhance your students’ academic success with innovative technology that has the capability to personalise teaching in and outside of the classroom. Through the introduction of exciting technology you can further support learning, increase student engagement and facilitate the collaboration between peers and teachers. Whether you are looking at ways to improve literacy and numeracy skills or encourage students to get more involved in their physical education lessons, there is an IT solution for you.


Android constantly push the boundaries of hardware and software to bring new capabilities to learners and educators, delivering a faster, smoother and more responsive system. Create restricted profiles tailored for each learner to give your IT resources more control over tablet deployment across the school.

HP Slate 7 •

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system

ARM CortexTM-A9 Dual-Core processor

7” full-touch LCD display


8GB storage

Front facing VGA video webcam

Rear facing 3 megapixel camera

b/g/n wireless connectivity

Google mobile services pre-installed

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 •

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system

Dual Core 1.2Ghz processor

7” TFT multi-touch display

8GB/16GB storage options


a/b/g/n wireless connectivity

3 megapixel rear and 1.3 megapixel front camera

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 •

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system

Dual Core 1.2Ghz processor

10.1” TFT multi-touch display

16GB/32GB storage

a/b/g/n wireless connectivity

3 megapixel rear and 1.3 megapixel front camera



The Windows operating system has a fast and fluid design, perfect for a range of hardware from touch enabled tablets to laptops, PC’s and all-in-ones, all with high definition screens. Use touch, mouse and keyboard seamlessly – to do what you want, the way you want to do it.

HP ElitePad • • • • • • • • • •

Full Windows 8 Pro 32-bit operating system Intel® Atom Z2760 processor 10.1” LED backlit multi-touch display Dual band wireless a/b/g/n 32GB storage 2GB memory Up to 8 hours of battery life Preloaded with Microsoft Office 2010 Military standard testing, scratch resistant, durable with an easy clean screen VGA ports on dock and jackets for interactive whiteboard connection

HP Spectre XT Pro • • • • • •

Windows 8 Pro or other operating systems available Intel® Third Generation Processor Ultra thin at 14.5 mm (.57”) thick Intel® Rapid Start Technology HP Beats Audio™ plus four speakers 4GB 1600 MHz DDR3 SDRAM

HP Z1 Workstation • • • • • • •

Windows 7 pre-installed, recommended upgrade to Windows 7, Windows 8 Pro 64-bit operating system Intel® Xeon E3-1245V2 processor 27” LED backlit display Built on Intel xPro technology 8GB RAM 256GB hard drive 178 degree viewing angle, IPC panel

HP Elite All-in-One • • • • • • • •

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit operating system Intel® CoreTM i3, i5, i7 or Intel® Pentium® processor Integrated Intel® HD Graphics Up to 256GB SSD 16GB RAM Up to 1TB of internal storage 4 USB 3.0 and 2 USB 2.0 Energy Star® qualified configurations available 3

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XMA recommends Windows

Toshiba WT310 • • • • • • •

Windows 8 or Windows 8 Pro operating system Intel® CoreTM i5 processor, Celeron 847 processor options 11.6” Full HD screen 10 finger touchscreen 4GB memory 128GB SSD Intel HD Graphics 4000 Numerous models available

Toshiba Satellite Pro L830-172 • • • • •

Windows 8 64-bit operating system Intel® CoreTM i3-2375M processor 13.3” non-reflective screen 2GB memory Intel® HD Graphics 3000

Toshiba Satellite Pro L850-1UJ • • • • •

Windows 8 64-bit operating system Intel® CoreTM i3-3120M processor 15.6” HD non-reflective screen 4GB memory Intel® HD Graphics 4000

Samsung ATIV Tab 3 • • • • • • •

Windows 8 32-bit operating system Intel® AtomTM Z2760 processor 10.1” LED HD multi-touch display 64GB storage 2GB RAM a/b/g/n wireless connectivity Up to 7 hours of battery life

Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro • • • • • • • •

Windows 8 64-bit operating system Intel® CoreTM i5 3317U processor 11.6” LED Full HD 10 point touch display Intel HD Graphics 4000 4GB RAM 64GB SSD 5 megapixel rear camera HDMI port



For over 30 years, Apple has provided technologies that advance teaching and learning, inspire students and empower educators. Supporting the best in education philosophy, Apple continues to deliver innovative products that are ideal for teaching and learning. Create a learning environment that transforms the individual learning experience, allowing all of your students to realise their own unique talents.

iPad with Retina display • • • • • • • • • •

iOS operating system Dual-core A6X with quad-core graphics 9.7” LED Multi-Touch Retina display 2048 by 1536 resolution 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, 128GB storage options a/b/g/n wireless connectivity iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording FaceTime HD camera Cellular options Up to 10 hours of battery life

iPad 2 • • • • • • • • •

iOS operating system Dual-core A5 chip 9.7” LED Multi-Touch display 1024 by 768 resolution 16GB storage a/b/g/n wireless connectivity Front and rear cameras Cellular 3G option Up to 10 hours battery life

iPad mini • • • • • • • • •

iOS operating system Dual-core A5 chip 7.9" LED Multi-Touch display 16GB, 32GB, 64GB storage options a/b/g/n wireless connectivity iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording FaceTime HD camera Cellular options Up to 10 hours of battery life

MacBook Pro with Retina display • • • • • • • • • •

OS X operating system Intel Core i5 and i7 chips 13.3" or 15.4" Retina display LED backlit display From 8GB memory a/b/g/n wireless connectivity Flash storage options Intel HD graphics 4000 NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M on 15.4 models Up to 7 hours battery life 720p FaceTime HD camera

iMac • • • • • • • •


OS X operating system Intel Core i5 and i7 chips 21.5” and 27" LED Full HD display From 8GB memory 1 TB hard drive, Flash Storage options FaceTime HD camera NVIDIA GeForce graphics a/b/g/n wireless connectivity

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XMA allLearn allLearn As a market leader in iPad deployment across UK schools, XMA has the knowledge and expertise to support you at all stages. The allLearn programme offers support in the deployment of student devices for use in school and at home. Whether you are looking to trial a small number of devices or complete a one to one roll-out there is an allLearn programme for you.

allLearn Starter

Purchase 20 iPad for a small group of students or staff members to trial

allLearn Advance

Implement up to 250 iPad that are returned at the end of each class or school day

allLearn One to One

Provide each of your students with their own iPad for use in school and at home

With access to an array of educational resources, digital books and educational applications you can provide your students with a new, more engaging form of learning. To help support your device deployment, XMA offer: • • • • • •

Professional Development Technical Support A Ruggedised Case Cover Against Accidental Damage Extended Warranty Replacement Options Flexible Finance Options

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allLearn from XMA - the iPad deployment experts.

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XMA allChoice allChoice With the XMA allChoice programme you can provide your staff with the latest technology for home or work use. allChoice Employee Benefit Programme XMA offer a fully managed and cost benefit programme that will give your staff access to the latest technology. allChoice delivers savings through framework pricing along with bulk buying discounts, which together provides substantial savings.

allChoice Shared Purchase Programme Extend your IT budget and offer allChoice as a shared purchase programme, allowing end-users to choose the device that they will use in school and at home. With Mobile Device Management (MDM), Mobile Application Management (MAM) and modern Wi-Fi solutions from XMA, you can provide secure access to educational resources while allowing employees the freedom of using their device at home.

Why offer allChoice? • • • • •

Roll-out an employee benefit programme at no cost to your school Introduce employees to new technologies and IT skills which they can transfer into their classrooms An employee benefit programme is a stepping stone towards CYOD Incentivises employees and increases workplace satisfaction Fully managed service 7

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Bring Your Own Device Have you got 30 IT experts sitting in your classroom? Are you always being challenged to do more with less? BYOD programmes are an affordable, manageable way to provide your students with technology enhanced learning. Students bring their own personal devices into the classroom, allowing you to avoid the initial outlay of purchasing personal devices for all of your students.

Benefit your school with an effective BYOD strategy • • • • • • •

Enable technology-rich classrooms Initiate new ways of learning Increase student engagement Increase student satisfaction Facilitate flexible working Increase productivity Introduce interactive teaching into the classroom



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Mobile Device Management With schools continually looking for ways to enhance their student proposition, whilst constantly being asked to do more with less, managing a fleet of devices can be difficult and timely. Through XMA and our range of Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions, you can provide structure to your mobile working environment removing the burden from your IT resources. XMA can develop an effective MDM strategy that will ensure your mobile device fleet is secure.



MDM Security