Stage Pro: Interactive Whiteboard and Document Camera
By Belkin International, Inc.
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To help celebrate the end of the school year, Stage Pro is FREE for a very limited time (save $4.99)! Promotion will expire on 7/4/2015
Stage™ Pro combines the convenience of a document camera with the power of an interactive whiteboard to bring your lessons to life and make you the star of your classroom.
**50% VPP discount available for qualified Educational purchases through Apple’s Volume Purchase Program – http://www.apple.com/itunes/education**
Stage Pro unlocks all advanced features: Video Recording, Multiple Canvases, Academic Backgrounds Bundle, Shapes, Multiple Pictures, and PDF.
Stage is an exciting teaching and demonstration tool that students and educators can use to share ideas and interact with curriculum. Use the iPad camera to display live video of objects, textbooks, student work, and other projects, and sketch, write, label, or laser point in real-time. With options like storing labels, recording, PDF import, and wireless connection to a projector via Airplay, Stage makes lessons fully interactive, collaborative, and engaging.
HEAD OF THE CLASS
•Sketch, take notes, and add labels over live video
•Record video and audio
•Save screens with one-click screen snapshot and recall from your photo library in the app
•Dynamically present student work wirelessly using Airplay, or via a wired projector connection
•Store labels for later use
•Annotate, mark-up and save existing photos, images and documents
•Easily switch backgrounds from video to picture to whiteboard/blackboard canvas
•Import PDFs from Dropbox or “Open in…” iOS features
•Lock/Unlock camera autofocus to produce perfect, blur-free tutorials
•Simple and accessible interface, especially for novice iPad users
Advanced features are included and unlocked in Stage Pro!
Easily capture and save lessons using the Stage App. Record audio and video, Pause, Resume, and Save. Video files are automatically saved to your camera roll for simple sharing via email or uploading to YouTube or other collaborative sites of your choice. Import Stage recordings into iMovie from your photo library.
Create multi-page presentations and toggle between canvases with the Stage Multiple Canvas Feature. Add, delete, and insert new canvas pages with ease for a presentation-friendly format.
Academic Backgrounds Bundle
Royalty-free backgrounds include graph paper, Graph XY axes, Music Staff, Ruled, World Map, USA States, European Countries, African Countries, Asian Countries, Australia, North America, and South America. Create, present, and share your Stage creations efficiently with these stock backgrounds.
Geometric shapes include circle, square, triangle, and star. Edit the color, size, and rotation of these objects in your Stage creations.
One picture not enough? Add multiple pictures from your photo library to your Stage creations. Reposition, resize, and rotate your images with ease.
Add PDF pages to Stage. Import PDF pages into Stage using "Open in Stage" or Dropbox.
Collaborative: Sharing ideas has never been easier. Stage’s live video and interactive tools let you showcase real-time problem solving and experimentation.
Portable: Paired with Airplay, Stage makes wireless sharing quick and easy. With the added flexibility to move around the room, educators can truly engage and involve students.
Easy-to-use: Unlike interactive whiteboards, Stage requires no additional training. Users familiar with touchscreens will be able to use the app instantly and efficiently.
Cost-efficient: More economical than secondary technology, such as interactive whiteboards and document cameras, Stage maintains the functionality of that same technology without the price tag and cost of integration.
Meaningful: Purposeful integration of the iPad in the classroom creates opportunity for effective and meaningful learning for students at every level.
What's New in Version 2.2.4
• Updates to improve app responsiveness and address usability issues, including blank canvas scenario.