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MLTI Asset Manager
MacBook asset management and airport network information for Tech Leads

Local Repair Depot
MacBook Repair Site

AppleCare Website
A portal into AppleCare support for the MLTI

AppleCare GSX System
Online ordering system for replacement MacBook parts

Apple Education Spotlight on Maine
A portal to Apple-based links for Maine news

Apple Online Tutorials
Software tutorials

Address Book
A contact manager that works in conjunction with many other applications including iWork and Mail.

Comic Life
A graphic novel creation tool.

An open source, fully featured FTP/SFTP client. Users may use it to upload web pages to web servers and perform other file transfer needs. Offered to MLTI by the David Kocher, the creator of CyberDuck.

Fast and popular open source web browser.

A mind-mapping software written in Java. Donated to MLTI by the FreeMind Software Project.

Digital recording studio. Record and edit your own music or podcasts.

Google Earth
Offered to MLTI by Google Inc.

Calendar and to do list application.

iMovie makes it easy to turn your home videos into your all-time favorite films. You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll watch them over and over again. And you’ll share them with everyone. For the 2010-11 image, there are two versions of iMovie. iMovie HD (2006) is available for those who prefer the old iMovie interface. iMovie is also available with iLife.

iPhoto gives you three incredibly easy ways to organize and manage the thousands (maybe tens of thousands) of photos on your Mac. They’re called Faces, Places, and Events, and what they do for your photo library is practically magic.

The iSync application lets you automatically transfer information from iCal calendars and Address Book contacts on a Mac to your third-party mobile device.

Digital music management and encoding.

Advance image editor, similar to Adobe Photoshop. Offered to MLTI by Flying Meat

Designing a website may seem difficult, but with iWeb, it’s easily within your reach. Create your site using themes. Customize it with photos, movies, text, and widgets. Then publish to MobileMe or any other hosting service. iWeb even notifies Facebook when your site changes and adds a link to your profile so your friends stay up to date.

Presentation software, part of Apple’s iWork ’09 productivity suite.

Email Client and RSS reader. Synchronizes with iCal and Address Book.

Open source productivity suite. Includes word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, drawing, and database applications.

Programmable modeling environment for simulating natural and social phenomena. It is particularly well suited for modeling complex systems developing over time.

Collaborative Multimedia Digital Notebook. Create, organize, share, publish.

Spreadsheet software: write formulas, organize data, create charts. Part of the Apple iWork ’09 productivity suite.

A flexible program for creating, collecting, and organizing information.

Word Processor and Page Layout. This document was created using Pages.

An all-in-one Podcast production tool.

QuickTime Player X
Digital media viewer application.

Web browser with RSS feed management.

SketchUp Pro
3D design software. Offered to MLTI by Google Inc.

Time Machine
A backup utility to help prevent data loss. Part of the Mac OS X.

Gulf of Maine Research Institute
The Gulf of Maine Research Institute enables Maine students to use scientific tools and methods to investigate the state's fresh and saltwater ecosystems.

Humanities on Demand
The Maine Humanities Council podcast includes readings, lectures, interviews, and other programs sponsored by the Maine Humanities Council and partners like the Portland Public Library. The audio files on this site can be downloaded to your computer or to a media player.

Maine Explorer
Inquiry-based science software that supports modeling and simulations.

Maine GIS
Maine Office of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Maine Lakes Convservancy Institute
The Maine Lakes Conservancy Institute is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to understanding, protecting and sustaining the health and values of Maine’s lakes and the communities dependent upon them.

Maine Memory Network
The Maine Memory Network, a project of the Maine Historical Society, provides access to thousands of historical items belonging to over 200 organizations from across Maine. Search for or browse these items, explore online exhibits, or create your own collection of images from the database.

Maine State Museum

Northeast Historic Film
The purpose of Northeast Historic Film is to collect, preserve, and make available to the public, film and videotape of interest to the people of northern New England.

PCA Great Performances: Ovations Offstage
Ovations Offstage links the performing arts and the greater Portland community through activities that support lifelong learning and enjoyment of the performing arts for people of all ages.

Portland Museum of Art

Volunteer Maine
The members of the VolunteerMaine Partnership are state, non-profit, public and private agencies that have come together with the sole purpose of promoting volunteerism in Maine and meet the needs of the volunteer programs operating locally so they are able to effectively respond to critical local needs.

Windows on Maine
Supported in part with funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). Windows on Maine is a pilot project made possible through the collaboration of Maine Public Broadcasting Network, the University of Maine , the Maine State Museum, and other contributing archives.

As We May Teach: Educational Technology, From Theory into Practice
Podcast by Ruben Puentedura

Ruben R. Puentedura's Weblog
Ongoing thoughts on education and technology.

Apple Learning Interchange
Educator created lessons and activities. Rich with movies, images and podcasts. Special collections on a range of topics

Apple Education Resources
Research, resources, information for teachers

Apple Education

Apple Store for Educators
Maine K-12 School Educator Store

Apple Store for Parents
Maine K-12 Public School Parent Store

Apple Store for Schools
Maine K-12 Public School Store

Spotlight on Maine (Apple Education)
Apple 1 to 1 Learning in Maine schools Learning is the Maine Objective

Maine International Center for Digital Learning
Welcome to the Maine International Center for Digital Learning (a continuation of Mainelearns).
The new online home of professional development resources for teachers participating in the Maine Learning Technology Initiative (MLTI).

Maine iTunesU
iTunes U is an impressive collection of free digital educational resources created and published by many of the world’s most prestigious educational institutions.

Studywiz Login

MLTI Email List
Subscribe, change your settings

Mac OS 10.5 Leopard
Apple’s latest operating system. Each year as available, the MLTI solution will be upgraded to utilize the latest version of the Mac OS.

1 to 1 Back Up
A custom backup utility to help prevent data loss

Acrobat Reader
Utility program used to read PDF formatted files.

AppleScript Utility
Allow the user to write scripts and macros to facilitate workflows or automate tasks in other applications.

Audio MIDI Setup
Utility to manage musical instruments connected to the computer.

Allow the user to write scripts and macros to facilitate workflows or automate tasks in other applications.

A relational database application.

A scientific calculator.

Anti-virus software.

Data Studio
Data collection and analysis suite. Includes graphing calculator. Compatible with PASCO data probes.

New Oxford English Dictionary and Oxford American Writer’s Thesaurus.

DVD Player
A DVD disc player.

Geometry visualization software that allows for both geometric and algebraic input and manipulations.

A 2D and 3D graphing calculator as well as an equation editor.

Text, audio, and video chat software.

Create your own DVD in less time than it takes to watch one. With iDVD, you can premiere your movies and photo slideshows on a professional-quality DVD with animated menus, buttons, scene selection, and more. All customizable to suit whatever you’re sharing.

Logger Pro
Data Collection and analysis suite. Compatible with Vernier data probes.

MyWorld GIS
A Geographic Information System for Inquiry-Based Learning. Query, plot and analyze geographic data such as climate, geology, biodiversity, population and more.

A professional task management tool that integrates well with iCal and Mail.

Create diagrams, process charts, quick page-layouts, website mockups or graphic design.

Omni GraphSketcher
Combines the data plotting power of charting applications with the ease of a basic drawing program.

Fast and popular web browser.

A set of fun and useful enhancements that help you highlight certain areas of your screen, create visual effects, and track the location of your mouse pointer.

A Mac OS X client for network dictionary servers. Lookup words from multiple dictionaries and applications.

Photo Booth
Camera application for capturing still images and video, using the built in iSight camera.

Multi-file format viewer (.pdf, .jpg, .gif, .png, .psd, and more).

Text editor capable of reading and writing text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), and Microsoft Word (.doc and .docx) formatted files.

Configuration tool with built-in screen reader for visually impaired users. Part of the Mac OS X.

Student and Parent College Prep Checklists
Provided by Gear Up ME.<br> <br> Maine’s GEAR UP Program is helping to create a sustainable culture in schools that supports students who are economically disadvantaged in preparing for, accessing, and succeeding in postsecondary education.

The Maine Department of Education and ePals welcome you to Maine Connects, where educators and students use technology to engage in the world around them. This statewide partnership gives students and educators access to safe online community and high-quality, authentic learning experiences

Common Sense Media
MLTI is excited to announce a new partnership with Common Sense Media, a national non-profit organization that helps families and educators teach kids how to be safe and smart in today’s media driven world.

2009 Fall Meeting Action Plan Notebook
Action Plans created at the 2009 Fall Meeting

Back Up Guide
This notebook is intended to serve as a guide for teachers and tech leads for backing up files, re-imaging the laptops, and restoring files.

What's On Your MacBook
A series of podcasts that introduces the software titles installed on the MLTI MacBooks deployed in 2009.

Principal's Handbook
This Handbook contains information and resources related to the Maine Learning Technology Initiative (MLTI) for principals and school administators.

Democracy is part of GameLauncher, which is an application that bundles together 5 games, Democracy, Forbidden City, JA Titan, Zon, and Wolfquest.

Forbidden CIty
Forbidden City is part of GameLauncher, which is an application that bundles together 5 games, Democracy, Forbidden City, JA Titan, Zon, and Wolfquest.

Wolfquest is part of GameLauncher, which is an application that bundles together 5 games, Democracy, Forbidden City, JA Titan, Zon, and Wolfquest.

Zon is part of GameLauncher, which is an application that bundles together 5 games, Democracy, Forbidden City, JA Titan, Zon, and Wolfquest.

Adobe ShockWave

Encyclopedia Britannica
A complete edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica

Geniquest allows students to learn and explore bioinformatics concepts and genetic modeling.

Quicktime plugin

Write Room
Providing a distraction-free writing environment.

Maine's Virtual Library!

Mac OS X
Apple’s latest operating system. Each year as available, the MLTI solution will be upgraded to utilize the latest version of the Mac OS.

JA Titan
JA Titan is part of GameLauncher, which is an application that bundles together 5 games, Democracy, Forbidden City, JA Titan, Zon, and Wolfquest.

Navigating the Real World
Navigating the Real World is a site that feature the voices of Maine people – in many cases collected by Maine students – who have recent experiences that are valuable to current Maine high school students. These include mistakes made and seen, surprises, what worked and what didn’t, what they wish they had been told, and what they would do differently. Topics include getting a job, work and careers, college and training, serving in the military, money, credit cards and debt, challenges faced, and living on their own. Also included are the perspectives of people who hire and work with new employees. Wherever possible these voices are being gathered and edited by Maine students.

The MLTI Toolkit
The MLTI laptops are all equipped with a carefully selected set of applications. These tools are designed to allow students and teachers to explore a broad range of possibilities and options in terms of what they can research and create. To make it easier to parse the list of applications, we have divided them into seven broad categories. These seven categories are: Internet Tools, Office Tools, Math & Science Tools, Info Organization, Media Tools, Educational Games, and Utilities.

Data In Action: Results from the 2010 MLTI Fall Survey

Adobe Digital Editions
Adobe Digital Editions software offers an engaging way to view and manage eBooks and other digital publications.

MindNode is simple-to-use mindmapping application for the Macintosh that help to visually collect, classify and structure ideas and organize, study and solve problems.

Overdrive Media Console
OverDrive Media Console is the free software required to enjoy the audiobooks and eBooks available at many library and retail websites.

Music composition & notation software.

Adobe Flash
Adobe Flash Player is a cross-platform browser-based application runtime that provides uncompromised viewing of expressive applications, content, and videos across screens and browsers.

Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and share your creations on the web.

iCivics is a free, web based, game centered program.

MLTI Fall Executive Leadership Meeting Recording
Recording of information collected at the 2012 MLTI Fall Executive Leadership Meetings.














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