Andy Brovey


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. Andy now runs a professional development business, working on site and online to help others make sense and make use of digital tools. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. Click Here for Video Lessons





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Did you or someone you know recently get an iPad, iPhone or Mac computer? Are you getting or giving an iPad, iPhone or Mac this holiday season? The very best accessory for that iPad, iPhone or Mac doesn’t cost much […]

The Best Accessory for iPad, iPhone & Mac


iPad Tip Sheet November
The latest copy of my iPad Academy Tip Sheet just went out to subscribers. If you don’t subscribe, you missed articles on: • Tips for Traveling with a Wi-Fi Only iPad • Popular Premium Apps Become Free • The Best […]

New iPad Tip Sheet Published



STEAM art integration
For the last few months I’ve been working with a colleague on an exciting project to integrate great works of art into the school curriculum. He has graciously donated proceeds from the sale of this project to a not-for-profit foundation […]

STEM to STEAM Art Integration


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A reader named Jamie recently wrote to me about a problem with iBooks and iOS 10. Subject: Two-page display in iBooks Message: I upgraded my OS to 10.0.2 and lost the 2 page layout in iBooks. How do I get […]

Fix iBooks After iOS 10 update