How to Create a Wireless iPad Projector Display

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

The iPad becomes a great whole-class teaching tool when it is connected to a projector. However, that hasn’t always been easy to do...

For a couple of years now (since the introduction of the iPad 2), teachers have been able to display their iPad on a projector using a $29 VGA adaptor. It was great for sharing, but the teacher was tethered to a specific location - and the adaptor didn’t stay attached to the iPad very well.

Shortly after, it was discovered that you could do a wireless display with the help of an Apple TV ($99) and an HDMI to VGA converter ($30). A nice option, but rather expensive.

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