Will, I suddenly have a lot of confidence in the Apple Rep I've been using . . . Thanks for the info Mike!  Can you send me your rep's info offline?  Thanks!

Edith Fogarty
Technology Integration Facilitator
Bradford Elementary School
143 Fairground Rd
Bradford, VT 05033
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802.222.4077 x208
802.222.5196 fax

On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 10:27 AM, Mike Vining <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

I just received this from Apple.  There is 10 pack pricing for the iPad 2 and they even let you get AppleCare+ with them as well.




From: School Information Technology Discussion [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Cathy Alger
Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2012 10:16 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: new iPad


But is 10 pack pricing available for the IPad 2?


Cathy Alger

Technology Professional

Orwell Village School

494 Main Street

Orwell, VT 05760

Phone 802-948-2871

Fax 802-948-2754




From: Amanda Bickford [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2012 9:46 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: [SCHOOL-IT] new iPad


Here is the email from Apple:




Today Apple introduced the new iPad starting at $499. Education discounted 10 pack pricing is available.  The iPad2 will still be available starting at $399.  Please see below for details and please let me know if you need any pricing proposals or have any questions.


Apple Launches New iPad
New iPad Features Retina Display, A5X Chip, 5 Megapixel iSight Camera & Ultrafast 4G LTE, Dictation for writing email, sending texts, creating notes, and searching the web.


AppleCare+ now available for the new iPad for $99 starting 3/16/2012  New features include:

Up to 2 incidents of accidental damage from handling!

Express replacement service

Battery coverage

Unlimited award winning phone support

Ability to participate in the iOS Direct Service Program http://www.apple.com/support/programs/ids/

Apple Completes iLife for iOS With Introduction of iPhoto & Major Updates to iMovie & GarageBand

Apple Brings 1080p High Definition to New Apple TV
New Apple TV Features iTunes Movies and TV Shows, Netflix, Photos & More in HD


Apple Releases Apple Configurator App  

Apple Configurator makes it easy for anyone to use a Mac to mass configure and deploy iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch in a school, business, or institution.Apple Configurator can be used to quickly and easily configure up to 30 devices at a time with the latest version of iOS, device settings (such as user accounts), security policies, and Wi-Fi settings, as well as apps and data.  Now available as a free download on the Mac App Store.






Ann Couser Kittredge
K12 Education Account Executive

CT and VT
Apple Inc.  


Lindsey Meyer

Inside Account Executive

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On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 9:33 AM, Raymond Ballou <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

refurb is $349 with the same warranty, can schools buy those?
(does apple take POs for refurbs?)



the 16GB WiFi iPad 2 in production for $399 is good news.


Amanda Bickford

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